TABLE 3.

Distribution of common and uncommon rotavirus strains in different countries and in Cairo and Barcelona

Strains% of strains
United States (1996-1999)aIndia (1996-1998)bPeople's Republic of China (1998-2000)cArgentina (1996-1998)dSousse (Tunisia) (1995-1999)eValencia (Spain) (1996-1999)fCairo (Egypt) (1998-1999)Barcelona (Spain) (1998-2002)
Common strains
    P[8]G176152912/23504338.538.8
    P[8]G320130/0.20211.511.6
    P[8]G41624/1103200
    P[4]G211223143/308600.8
    Total90437559/6458835051.2
Uncommon strains
    P[6]G10.502.4—/1.4g00275.8
    P[4]G10.104.114/2.721011.530.6
    P[6]G40.72.8—/0.22107.70
    P[8]G9150.303.80.8
    P[4]G304.10/—0006.6
    P[9]G12.80001.6
    P[6]G30.71.70001.6
    P[9]G30.200000
    P[6]G93.293.8—/0.4000.8
    P[8]G5—/0.400.8
    Total515.42414/5.14205048.6
  • a Data from reference 20.

  • b Data from reference 23.

  • c Data from reference 12.

  • d Data from reference 3/data from reference 4.

  • e Data from reference 32.

  • f Data from reference 7.

  • g —, no data available.