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Title: Two distinct STLV-1 subtypes infecting Mandrillus sphinx follow the geographic distribution of their hosts
Authors: Makuwa, Maria
Souquiere, Sandrine
Clifford, Stephen L
Telfer, Paul T
Salle, Bettina
Bourry, Olivier
Onanga, Richard
Mouinga-Ondeme, Augustin
Wickings, E Jean
Abernethy, Katharine
Rouquet, Pierre
Simon, Francois
Roques, Pierre
Contact Email: k.a.abernethy@stir.ac.uk
Issue Date: Oct-2004
Publisher: Mary Ann Liebert, Inc
Citation: Makuwa M, Souquiere S, Clifford SL, Telfer PT, Salle B, Bourry O, Onanga R, Mouinga-Ondeme A, Wickings EJ, Abernethy K, Rouquet P, Simon F & Roques P (2004) Two distinct STLV-1 subtypes infecting Mandrillus sphinx follow the geographic distribution of their hosts, AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, 20 (10), pp. 1137-1143.
Abstract: The mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx) has been shown to be infected with an STLV-1 closely related to HTLV-1. Two distinct STLV-1 subtypes (D and F) infect wild mandrills with high overall prevalence (27.0%) but are different with respect to their phylogenetic relationship and parallel to the mandrills' geographic range. The clustering of these new STLV-1mnd sequences with HTLV-1 subtype D and F suggests first, past simian-tohuman transmissions in Central Africa and second, that species barriers are easier to cross over than geographic barriers.
Type: Journal Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/20993
DOI Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/aid.2004.20.1137
Rights: This is a copy of an article published in AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses © 2004 [copyright Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.]; AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses is available online at: http://online.liebertpub.com.
Affiliation: Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville
Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville
Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville
Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville
Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville
Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville
Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville
Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville
Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville
Biological and Environmental Sciences
Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville
Institut Pasteur de Dakar
Centre International de Recherches Médicales de Franceville

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