Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A(H5N1) Clade 188.8.131.52b Virus in Poultry, Benin, 2021
Idrissa Nonmon Sanogo, Fidelia Djegui, Yao Akpo, Corneille Gnanvi, Gabriel Dupré, Adam Rubrum, Trushar Jeevan, Pamela McKenzie, Richard J. Webby, and Mariette F. Ducatez
Author affiliations: Université de Ségou, Ségou, Mali (I.N. Sanogo); Institut national de recherche pour l’agriculture, l’alimentation et l’environnement, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire de Toulouse, Toulouse, France (I.N. Sanogo, G. Dupré, M.F. Ducatez); Laboratoire de Diagnostic vétérinaire et de Sérosurveillance, Parakou, Benin (F. Djegui); Direction de l’Elevage, Cotonou, Benin (Y. Akpo, C. Gnanvi); St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA (A. Rubrum, T. Jeevan, P. McKenzie, R.J. Webby)
Figure 1. Maximum clade credibility tree of the hemagglutinin (HA) gene of highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N1) viruses from Benin (red) and reference viruses. Green box highlights viruses sharing the same common ancestor with the Benin isolates. The time to the most common ancestor and the 95% highest posterior density intervals are indicated for the relevant nodes.
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