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Table 2 Distribution of rotavirus G and P types over 15 months in Mukuru slums

From: Molecular characterization of group A rotaviruses in Mukuru slums Kenya: detection of novel strains circulating in children below 5 years of age

  No. and % (in parenthesis) of G types No. and % (in parenthesis) of P types
G1 G3 G9 Mixα NT Total P4 P6 P8 Mixα NT Total
Jan–March 2010 3 (30) 2 (20) 4 (40) 1 (10) 0 10 0 3 (33.3) 5 (55.6) 1 (11.1) 0 9
April–June 2010 2 (33.33) 1 (16.7) 2 (33.33) 0 1 (16.7) 6 1 (16.7) 1 (16.7) 3 (50) 0 1 (16.7) 6
July–Sept 2010 6 (54.6) 2 (18.2) 1 (9.1) 1 (9.1) 1 (9.1) 11 1 (10) 1 (10) 6 (60) 1 (10) 1 (10) 10
Oct–Dec 2010 2 (40) 1 (20) 1 (20) 0 1 (20) 5 0 1 (25) 3 (75) 0 0 4
Jan–March 2011 2 (25) 2 (25) 4 (50) 0 0 8 2 (25) 2 (25) 4 (50) 0 0 8
Total 15 8 12 2 3 40 4 8 21 2 2 37
  1. Mix α mixed G or P types, NT not typeable, in brackets %