Severe Infections with Human Adenovirus 7d in 2 Adults in Family, Illinois, USA, 2014
Emerging Infectious Diseases Journal APRIL 2016 V.22 N.4
Adriana E. Kajon1Comments to Author and Michael G. Ison1
Author affiliations: Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA (A.E. Kajon); Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA (M.G. Ison)
Human adenovirus 7d, a genomic variant with no reported circulation in the United States, was isolated from 2 adults with severe respiratory infections in Illinois.
Molecular typing identified a close relationship with strains of the same genome type isolated from cases of respiratory disease in several provinces of China since 2009.
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