Table 1.

Virus isolates used for the validation of PCR-based detection of influenza A virus

Influenza A virus strainHA subtypeNA subtypeHA titerLane no. (Fig. 2)
A/Puerto Rico/8/3411 3841
A/Fort Monmouth/1/47113842
A/Swine/Shope/56115123
A/Duck/Alberta/35/76117684
A/Singapore/1/57222565
A/Hong Kong/1/68325126
A/Equine/Miami/1/63482567
A/Duck/Ukraine/1/63585128
A/Duck/Czechoslovakia/1/56662569
A/Tern/South Africa/615325610
A/Duck/Hong Kong/205/775312811
A/Turkey/Massachusetts/656a51212
A/Shearwater/Australia/1/726519213
A/Equine/Prague/1/5677102414
A/Seal/Massachusetts/1/807712815
A/Turkey/Ontario/6118/688412816
A/Turkey/Wisconsin/1/669238417
A/Chicken/Germany/4910738418
A/Duck/England/1/5611625619
A/Duck/Memphis/546/7611976820
A/Duck/Alberta/60/7612512821
A/Gull/Maryland/704/7713625622
A/Mallard/Gurjev/263/821476823
A/Duck/Australia/341/8315825624
A/Shearwater/West Australia/2576/7915951225
  • a —, NA subtype unknown.