Gabriel Ignacio Parra

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence of rotavirus intragenic recombination between two sublineages of the same genotype
    Gabriel I Parra
    Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Río de la Plata y Lagerenza, Asunción 2511, Paraguay
    J Gen Virol 85:1713-6. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Molecular characterization and genetic variation of the VP7 gene of human rotaviruses isolated in Paraguay
    Gabriel Ignacio Parra
    Departamento de Biologia Molecular, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay
    J Med Virol 77:579-86. 2005
  3. pmc Nucleotide mismatches between the VP7 gene and the primer are associated with genotyping failure of a specific lineage from G1 rotavirus strains
    Gabriel I Parra
    Departamento de Biologia Molecular, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Río de la Plata y Lagerenza, Asunción 2511, Paraguay
    Virol J 3:35. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Diversity of group A rotavirus strains circulating in Paraguay from 2002 to 2005: detection of an atypical G1 in South America
    Gabriel I Parra
    Departamento de Biologia Molecular, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay
    J Clin Virol 40:135-41. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Seasonal shifts of group A rotavirus strains as a possible mechanism of persistence in the human population
    Gabriel I Parra
    Departamento de Biologia Molecular, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay
    J Med Virol 81:568-71. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic diversity of the VP4 and VP7 genes affects the genotyping of rotaviruses: analysis of Paraguayan strains
    Emilio E Espinola
    Departamento de Biologia Molecular, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay
    Infect Genet Evol 8:94-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence of rotavirus intragenic recombination between two sublineages of the same genotype
    Gabriel I Parra
    Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Río de la Plata y Lagerenza, Asunción 2511, Paraguay
    J Gen Virol 85:1713-6. 2004
    ..These results will help increase current knowledge about rotavirus evolution and divergence, improving our understanding of the adaptation mechanisms used by these viruses...
  2. ncbi request reprint Molecular characterization and genetic variation of the VP7 gene of human rotaviruses isolated in Paraguay
    Gabriel Ignacio Parra
    Departamento de Biologia Molecular, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay
    J Med Virol 77:579-86. 2005
    ....
  3. pmc Nucleotide mismatches between the VP7 gene and the primer are associated with genotyping failure of a specific lineage from G1 rotavirus strains
    Gabriel I Parra
    Departamento de Biologia Molecular, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Río de la Plata y Lagerenza, Asunción 2511, Paraguay
    Virol J 3:35. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Diversity of group A rotavirus strains circulating in Paraguay from 2002 to 2005: detection of an atypical G1 in South America
    Gabriel I Parra
    Departamento de Biologia Molecular, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay
    J Clin Virol 40:135-41. 2007
    ..Group A rotaviruses are the main cause of severe gastroenteritis in children worldwide...
  5. doi request reprint Seasonal shifts of group A rotavirus strains as a possible mechanism of persistence in the human population
    Gabriel I Parra
    Departamento de Biologia Molecular, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay
    J Med Virol 81:568-71. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Genetic diversity of the VP4 and VP7 genes affects the genotyping of rotaviruses: analysis of Paraguayan strains
    Emilio E Espinola
    Departamento de Biologia Molecular, Instituto de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Asuncion, Asuncion, Paraguay
    Infect Genet Evol 8:94-9. 2008
    ..Therefore, the typing methods utilized by surveillance programs should be constantly evaluated and sequencing of atypical strains should become a current practice in order to confirm their real nature...