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Volume 20, Number 8—August 2014

Infection with Possible Precursor of Avian Influenza A(H7N9) Virus in a Child, China, 2013

Lili Ren1, Xuelian Yu1, Baihui Zhao1, Fan Wu, Qi Jin2, Xi Zhang2, and Jianwei Wang2Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: Ministry of Health Key Laboratory for Systems Biology of Pathogens, Beijing, China (L. Ren, Q. Jin, J. Wang); Institute of Pathogen Biology, Beijing (L. Ren, Q. Jin, J. Wang); Shanghai Municipal Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shanghai, China (X. Yu, B. Zhao, F. Wu, X. Zhang); Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai (B. Zhao)

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Table 1

The GenBank accession numbers, gene clade, and estimated divergent time of the sequences for A/Shanghai/JS01/2013*

Gene segment GenBank accession no. Gene clade† Estimated time of divergence‡
PB2 KF609508 Minor Jul 2010
PB1 KF609509 Major Jun 2002
PA KF609510 Minor Mar 2012
HA KF609511 ND Oct 2005
NP KF609512 Major Jan 2001
NA KF609513 ND Sep 2010
M KF609514 Minor May 2011
NS KF609515 ND Oct 1996

*PB, polymerase basic subunit; PA, RNA polymerase acidic subunit; HA, hemagglutinin; NP, nucleoprotein; NA, neuraminidase; M, matrix gene; NS, nonstructural gene.
†Defined according to reference (5); ND, not divided: HA, NA, and NS genes were not divided into clades.
‡Calculations based on sequences in Technical Appendix

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1These authors contributed equally to this work.

2These authors contributed equally to this work and share senior authorship.

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