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Volume 8, Number 8—August 2002

Genetic Characterization of Hantaviruses Transmitted by the Korean Field Mouse (Apodemus peninsulae), Far East Russia

Kumari Lokugamage*, Hiroaki Kariwa*Comments to Author , Daisuke Hayasaka*, Bai Zhong Cui*, Takuya Iwasaki†, Nandadeva Lokugamage*, Leonid I. Ivanov‡, Vladimir I. Volkov‡, Vladimir A. Demenev§, Raisa Slonova¶, Galina Kompanets¶, Tatyana Kushnaryova¶, Takeshi Kurata†, Kenji Maeda*, Koichi Araki*, Tetsuya Mizutani*, Kumiko Yoshimatsu#, Jiro Arikawa#, and Ikuo Takashima*
Author affiliations: *Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan; †National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan; ‡Plague Control Station, Khabarovsk, Russia; §Far Eastern Medical Association, Khabarovsk, Russia; ¶Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Vladivostok, Russia; #Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan;

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Table 1

Primers used for reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction and/or sequencing of S and M genome segments of hantaviruses

Gene Primer name Primer sequence (5´–3´) Position
S segment M13 Fw ctggccgtcgttttac
PEN 215 S Fw gaattgaaagacaattggc 215–233
KPS3a tc(a/c)agcatgaaggc(a/t)gaagagat 592–703
PEN 780 SFw acagaggcaggcagctttag 780–799
PEN 1042 S Fw gcaggatatgcggaatacaa 1042–1061
HTNV 1390 S Fw attgcactattattatcagg 1390–1409
HTNV Full S ttctgcagtagtagtag(t)a(g)ctccctaa
PEN180 S Rv ttccctgtctgttaatgctc 180–199
PEN 585 S Rv tgggcaaggacacatagaga 585–604
PEN 946 Rv atgatggtgactcgatgtct 946–965
PEN 1160 S Rv gttgtattcccattgactgt 1160–1179
HTNV 1493 SRv cacccacaacggattaactg 1493–1512
M13 Rv caggaaacagctatgac
M segment HS1a ac(a/c)tgtca(c/a)tttgg(a/t)gaccc 2636–2655
HS2a tcaca(g/a)gcctttattga(g/t)gt 3072–3091
HS3a t(t/c)aggaa(ga)aaatg(tc)aactttgc 2715–2736
HS4a acacc(a/t)gaaccccaggc(a/c)cc 3000–3019
M13 Fw ctggccgtcgttttac
M13 Rv caggaaacagctatgac

aPrimers designed by Yashina et al.

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