Emergence of G12P rotavirus strains among hospitalised children with acute gastroenteritis in Belém, Northern Brazil, following introduction of a rotavirus vaccine
(Springer Verlag, 2019)
Species A rotavirus still remains a major cause of acute gastroenteritis in infants and young children. Globally, six genotypes (G1P, G2P, G3P, G4P, G9P and G12P) account for >90% of circulating strains; ...
Genetic diversity of the non-structural gene NSP4 of rotavirus circulating in the southeast region of Pará, Brazil
(Sociedade Brasileira de Virologia, 2017)
Prevalence of rotavirus and human bocavirus in immunosuppressed individuals after renal transplantation in the Northern Region of Brazil
Immunosuppressive therapy causes severe impairment of host defense and diarrhea is a frequent complication in renal transplant recipients. This study aimed to describe the occurrence of Rotavirus A (RVA) and Human Bocavirus ...
Rotavirus A in wild and domestic animals from areas with environmental degradation in the Brazilian Amazon
(Public Library of Science, 2018)
Acute gastroenteritis is one of the main causes of mortality in humans and young animals. Domestic and mainly wild animals such as bats, small rodents and birds are highly diversified animals in relation to their habitats ...
Molecular epidemiology of human bocavirus in children with acute gastroenteritis from North Region of Brazil
(Microbiology Society, 2019)
PURPOSE: Human bocavirus (HBoV) is a DNA virus that is mostly associated with respiratory infections. However, because it has been found in stool samples, it has been suggested that it may be a causative agent for human ...