Rotavirus serotype distribution in northern Brazil trends over a 27 year period pre and post national vaccine introduction
In Brazil, a rotavirus vaccine was included in the public sector in March 2006. In order to identify a possible effect of vaccination on rotavirus strains we evaluated the distribution of serotypes/genotypes in northern ...
Identification of lineage III of G12 rotavirus strains in diarrheic children in the Northern Region of Brazil between 2008 and 2010
This study reports on the surveillance forrotavirus genotypes and the identification of G12 human rotavirus in the Northern Region of Brazil. Rotavirus positive samples were collected from children years of age with acute ...
Análise dos genes VP7 e VP4 de rotavírus tipo G9 de crianças com gastrenterite aguda na região norte do Brasil
(Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 2016)
Detection and molecular epidemiology of human bocavirus in children with acute gastroenteritis from Brazil
(Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 2018)
Human Bocavirus (HBoV) is a recently discovered virus and was first detected in the nasopharyngeal aspirate samples and after in stool samples, suggesting that HBoV may be a causative agent for human enteric infections. ...
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; ...
Pesquisa de rotavírus em crianças menores de cinco anos de idade com diarréia aguda no município de Parauapebas, Pará
(Sociedade Brasileira para o Progresso da Ciência, 2009)
Rotavirus antigenemia as a common event among children hospitalised for severe, acute gastroenteritis in Belém, northern Brazil
(BioMed Central, 2019)
Background: Rotavirus antigenemia and RNAemia (the presence of rotavirus RNA in serum) have been commonly identified among paediatric patients with acute gastroenteritis. In this study we examined the association ...
G1P 8 Rotavirus in children with severe diarrhea in the post-vaccine introduction era in Brazil: evidence of reassortments and structural modifications of the antigenic VP7 and VP4 regions
Worldwide rotaviruses A (RVA) are responsible for approximately 215,000 deaths annually among children aged <5 years. RVA G1P remains associated with >50% of gastroenteritis cases in this age group. The aim of this study ...