Genome sequences of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus strains isolated in South Africa, Namibia, and Turkey

Marko Zivcec, Cesar G. Albarino, Lisa I.W. Guerrero, Thomas G. Ksiazek, Stuart T. Nichol, Robert Swanepoel, Pierre E. Rollin, Christina F. Spiropoulou

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Abstract

We report here the full-length sequences of 16 historical isolates of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever orthonairovirus (CCHFV) obtained in Turkey, Namibia, and South Africa. The strains may be useful for future work to develop molecular diagnostics or viral evolution studies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere01060-17
JournalGenome Announcements
Volume5
Issue number42
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2017

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  • Genetics

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Zivcec, M., Albarino, C. G., Guerrero, L. I. W., Ksiazek, T. G., Nichol, S. T., Swanepoel, R., Rollin, P. E., & Spiropoulou, C. F. (2017). Genome sequences of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus strains isolated in South Africa, Namibia, and Turkey. Genome Announcements, 5(42), [e01060-17]. https://doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.01060-17