Table 1.

Details of HEV strains evaluated in the study

GenotypeVirus strainHEV RNA level (copies/ml)aGenBank accession no.Anti-HEV IgM/IgG resultbALT level (IU/liter)c
3aHRC-HE1041.6 × 107AB602891−/−36
3bJRC-HE32.5 × 107AB434146+/−398
3fRKI1.3 × 106FJ956757−/−Negative
4cHRC-HE151.0 × 106AB602890−/−505
  • a Concentrations determined by laboratories where samples were identified.

  • b +/+, positive result; +/−, equivocal result; −/−, negative result.

  • c ALT, alanine transaminase.