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Volume 28, Number 10—October 2022

Novel Zoonotic Avian Influenza A(H3N8) Virus in Chicken, Hong Kong, China

Thomas H.C. Sit, Wanying Sun, Anne C.N. Tse, Christopher J. Brackman, Samuel M.S. Cheng, Amy W. Yan Tang, Jonathan T.L Cheung, Malik Peiris1Comments to Author , and Leo L.M. Poon1
Author affiliations: Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Hong Kong, China (T.H.C. Sit, A.C.N. Tse, C.J. Brackman); The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong (W. Sun, S.M.S. Cheng, A.W. Yan Tang, J.T.L. Cheung, M. Peiris, L.L.M. Poon)

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Table 5

Influenza A (H3N8) viruses genetically sequenced in from chicken farms, live poultry markets, and the Mai Po Wetlands, Hong Kong, China

Virus name Date of collection Place and site of collection DNA barcoding GISAID accession no.*
A/chicken/Hong Kong/21-17040/2021 (H3N8) 2021 Dec 13 Farm A Not relevant ON909094-ON909101
A/chicken/Hong Kong/21-17632/2021 (H3N8) 2021 Dec 28 Farm B Not relevant ON909102-ON909109
A/Env/Hong_Kong/MKT_TYEB_13d2/2022 (H3N8) 2022 Jan 12 Live poultry market, defeathering machine Gallus gallus EPI_ISL_13566013
A/Env/Hong_Kong/MKT_AB_13cp/2022 (H3N8) 2022 Jan 20 Live poultry market, chopping board Gallus gallus EPI_ISL_13566014
A/Env/HongKong/MP16_1834/2016 (H3N8) 2016 Dec 21 Mai Po wetlands Anas acuta EPI_ISL_13566015
A/Env/HongKong/MP18_0131/2018 (H3N8) 2018 Nov 14 Mai Po Wetlands Anas clypeata EPI_ISL_13566016
A/Env/HongKong/MP18_0135/2018 (H3N8) 2018 Nov 14 Mai Po Wetlands Anas clypeata EPI_ISL_13566017

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1These authors contributed equally to this article.

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