Table 2.

Wild-type poliovirus isolates from sewage by date and location

Date (mo/yr)SiteDistrictType of communityaPolio typeIsolates sequenced
10/90Beit-LahiyaGazaAT + RC3
5/91Beit-LahiyaGazaAT + RC1
9/91Beit-LahiyaGazaAT + RC1isr91
10/91Beit-LahiyaGazaAT + RC1
10/94QualquilyaSamariaAT1isr94
12/94Beit-LahiyaGazaAT + RC1
12/94RafahGazaAT + RC1isr94b, -94c
12/94Sheik-AjlunGazaAT + RC1
1/95Beit-LahiyaGazaAT + RC1
1/95Sheik-RaduanGazaAT1
2/95Beit-LahiyaGazaAT + RC1isr95c
2/95RaffahGazaAT + RC1isr95
3/95Beit-LahiyaGazaAT + RC1isr95b
4/95Beit-LahiyaGazaAT + RC1
6/95AshdodAshquelonJT1isr95d
12/96RafahGazaAT + RC1isr96a, -96b
  • a AT, Arab town; RC, refugee camp; JT, Jewish town.