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Volume 26, Number 11—November 2020
Dispatch

Chikungunya Virus Infection in Blood Donors and Patients During Outbreak, Mandalay, Myanmar, 2019

Aung Kyaw Kyaw1, Mya Myat Ngwe Tun1Comments to Author , Takeshi Nabeshima, Aung Min Soe, Thida, Thet Htoo Aung, Thein Thein Htwe, Su Su Myaing, Tu Tu Mar, Thida Aung, Khin Moh Moh Win, Khin Mar Myint, Ei Phyu Lwin, Hlaing Myat Thu, Corazon C Buerano, Kyaw Zin Thant, and Kouichi MoritaComments to Author 
Author affiliations: Department of Medical Research, Pyin Oo Lwin, Myanmar (A.K. Kyaw, A.M. Soe, Thida, T.H. Aung, T.T. Htwe. S.S. Myaing, T.T. Mar, T. Aung, K.M.M. Win, H.M. Thu, K.Z. Thant); Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan (M.M. Ngwe Tun, T. Nabeshima, A.M. Soe, K. Morita); Mandalay General Hospital, Mandalay, Myanmar (K.M.M. Win); 550-Bedded Mandalay Children Hospital, Mandalay, Myanmar (E.P. Lwin, K.M. Myint); St. Luke’s Medical Center, Quezon City, the Philippines (C.C. Buerano)

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Table 2

Comparison of amino acids encoded by the envelope protein 1 gene of chikungunya virus strains isolated in this study with those of reference strains previously circulating in Myanmar and neighboring countries

Strain Amino acid position
208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230
MN552435/Mdy86/Myanmar/2019* P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
MN552436/Mdy66/Myanmar/2019* P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
MN532437/Mdy192/Myanmar/2019* P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
MN532438/Mdy176/Myanmar/2019* P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
MN552439/Mdy153/Myanmar/2019* P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
MN552440/Mdy124/Myanmar/2019* P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
MN552441/Mdy542/Myanmar/2019* P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
KF590567/Mandalay/Myanmar/2010 P E S K D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A V G T V H
KF590565/Mandalay/Myanmar/2010 P E S K D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A V G T V H
MN114295/Thailand/2019 P E S K D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
MN114293/Thailand/2019 P E S K D I Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A V G T V H
MN114344/Thailand/2019 P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
MK848202/Thailand/2018 P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
FJ807895/Malaysia/2009 P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P S A G T V H
MG516711/Karachi/Pakistan/2016 P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P S A G T V H
MK473631/India/2016 P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
MG912993/China/2017 P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H
MK120198/Italy/2017 P E S E D V Y A N T Q L V L Q R P A A G T V H

*Strains isolated in this study.

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1These authors contributed equally to this article.

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