Low intrafamilial transmission of hepatitis C virus in Central Brazil

Hepatitis C virus; HCV transmission; Anti-HCV

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Low intrafamilial transmission of hepatitis C virus in Central Brazil

R. M. B. MartinsI; B. O. M. VanderborghtII; C. D. RouzereII; V. C. AlmeidaI; D. D. P. CardosoI; C. F. T. YoshidaIII

ILab. de Virologia, IPTEST, Universidade Federal de Goiás, Goiânia, GO, Brazil

IIInnogenetics N. V., Ghent, Belgium

IIIDep. de Virologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Correspondence to

Keywords: Hepatitis C virus; HCV transmission; Anti-HCV.

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

The authors are grateful to F. Shapiro for reviewing the manuscript and to the staff of the Hemocentro de Goiás for their collaboration in this study.

Recebido para publicação em 01/03/1994.

Aceito para publicação em 26/04/94.

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  • Correspondence to:
    Regina Maria Bringel Martins
    Departamento de Microbiologia, IPTESP, Universidade Federal de Goiás
    CP 131, 74605-050 Goiânia, GO, Brazil

Publication Dates

  • Publication in this collection
    05 July 2006
  • Date of issue
    Dec 1994

History

  • Received
    01 Mar 1994
  • Accepted
    26 Apr 1994
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