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Community Transmission of Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) in China

  • Wei Liu (a1), Tao Jiang (a1), Xiao-Feng Li (a1), Fang Tang (a2), Mao-Ti Wei (a1) (a3), Man Yu (a1), Hui Zhao (a1), Xue-Dong Yu (a1), Li-Juan Liu, Cheng-Feng Qin (a1) and Wu-Chun Cao (a1)...

Abstract

Prophylaxis and treatment with oseltamivir effectively controlled a community outbreak of pandemic influenza A (H1N1) in China. The genetic makeup of strains of different generations seemed to be stable. Travel in confined settings might accelerate the transmission of pandemic influenza in a community outbreak.

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State Key Laboratory of Pathogen and Biosecurity, Beijing Institute of Microbiology and Epidemiology, 20 Dong-Da Street, Fengtai District, Beijing 100071, China (caowc@ nic.bmi.ac.cn)

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