Table 1.

Polymorphic sites detected in HSV-1 strains and their frequencies according to the source of specimens

Strain typePolymorphic sitesNo. of specimensTotal no. (%) of specimens
C513TA528GC575TaC672TDermalGenitalCSF
Wild typeCACC15191246 (50.0)
Strains with polymorphismsT951226 (28.3)
GTT55616 (17.4)
G0112 (2.2)
TT1001 (1.1)
GT0011 (1.1)
  Total30303292 (100)
  • a Mutation of C575T resulted in a change of amino acid sequence (Ala→Val), and others were silent polymorphisms.