Avian influenza virus with hemagglutinin-neuraminidase combination H8N8, isolated in Russia

Mariya Sivay, Kirill A. Sharshov, Mary Pantin-Jackwood, Vladimir V. Muzyka, Alexander M. Shestopalov

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Abstract

We report the genome sequence of an avian influenza virus (AIV) subtype H8N8, isolated in Russia. The genome analysis shows that all genes belong to AIV Eurasian lineages. The PB2 gene was similar to a Mongolian low-pathogenic (LP) AIV H7N1 and a Chinese high-pathogenic (HP) AIV H5N2.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere00545-14
JournalGenome Announcements
Volume2
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2014
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

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    Sivay, M., Sharshov, K. A., Pantin-Jackwood, M., Muzyka, V. V., & Shestopalov, A. M. (2014). Avian influenza virus with hemagglutinin-neuraminidase combination H8N8, isolated in Russia. Genome Announcements, 2(3), [e00545-14]. https://doi.org/10.1128/genomeA.00545-14