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Global distribution and prevalence of hepatitis C virus genotypes

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Hepatitis C virus (HCV) exhibits high genetic diversity, characterized by regional variations in genotype prevalence. This poses a challenge to the improved development of vaccines and pan-genotypic treatments, which require the consideration of global trends in HCV genotype prevalence. Here we provide the first comprehensive survey of these trends. To approximate national HCV genotype prevalence, studies published between 1989 and 2013 reporting HCV genotypes are reviewed and combined with o...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1002/hep.27259

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Zoology
Research group:
Spatial Epidemiology and Ecology Group
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
NDM Experimental Medicine
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Messina, J
Grant:
EC 21803
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Barnes, E
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Funding agency for:
Barnes, E
Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Hepatology Journal website
Volume:
61
Issue:
1
Pages:
77-87
Publication date:
2015-01-01
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EISSN:
1527-3350
ISSN:
0270-9139
Source identifiers:
505902
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pubs:505902
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uuid:d1f58a3f-069c-4d45-b8db-c5625878877c
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pubs:505902
Deposit date:
2015-04-28

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