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T J Tucker


Affiliation: University of Cape Town
Country: South Africa


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    Tucker T, Smuts H. GBV-C/HGV genotypes: proposed nomenclature for genotypes 1-5. J Med Virol. 2000;62:82-3 pubmed
    ..It is proposed that the nomenclature for genotypes 1-3 remains as per previous publications, and that the Southeast Asian isolates be known as genotype 4, and the South African isolates as genotype 5. ..
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    Tucker T, Smuts H. Review of the epidemiology, molecular characterization and tropism of the hepatitis G virus/GBV-C. Clin Lab. 2001;47:239-48 pubmed
    ..This paper reviews the data relating to the discovery, global prevalence, natural history, disease association, molecular features, replication and tissue tropism of HGV/GBV-C. ..