TABLE 1.

Prevailing HCV genotypes in India based on 5′NCR sequence analysis

TypeDistribution (%) of samples by regiona
NorthSouthWestEast
130 (9)38.88 (14)43.66 (31)25 (3)
366.66 (20)36.11 (13)53.52 (38)75 (9)
425 (9)
Nontypeable3.33 (1)2.82 (2)
  • a The numbers in parentheses indicate the sizes of the samples.