TABLE 4.

Sequence identity of a 348-nt region of ORF2 among serotype 2 (deduced from genotype) central Australian astrovirus strains and prototype serotype 2 astrovirus

Strain% Sequence identity in (yr of isolation)a:
Prototype1981 (CAV2A)1995 and 1996 (CAV2B)1996 (CAV2C)
Prototype87.194.387.1
CAV2A99.186.298.9
CAV2B99.110085.9
CAV2C99.1100100
  • a Numbers at the top right indicate results of a pairwise comparison of the 348-nt regions, and numbers at the bottom left indicate results of pairwise comparison of the deduced amino acid sequences of the regions.