TABLE 2

Characteristics of participants positive for STLV-1/HTLV-1 at the study sites in Côte d'Ivoire and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, determined in the present and a previous studya

CountryStudy participant/accession no. for LTR/accession no. for envSexAge (yrs) at samplingHTLV-1 Western blot resultInfecting subtype HTLV-1 PCRMinimum patristic distance to any STLV-1, %NHP contacted via indicated means
LTRenvHuntingDismemberingCookingEating
CIVbGah050/HE667747/HE667769M32STLV-1I/SM0.650.76NoneMonkeys, chimpsMonkeys, chimpsMonkeys, chimps
CIVbGul014/HE667748/HE667760F42HTLV-1A3.244.11NoneNoneMonkeys, chimpsMonkeys, chimps
CIVbKei005/HE667749/HE667761F78STLV-1I/SM0.650.72NoneMonkeysMonkeysMonkeys
CIVbKei025/HE667750/HE667762M63STLV-1J00.22NoneMonkeysNoneMonkeys
CIVbKei075/HE667751/HE667763F50HTLV-1A3.633.7NoneNoneMonkeysMonkeys
CIVbPau002/HE667752/HE667764F55HTLV-1A2.793.66NoneNoneMonkeysMonkeys
CIVbPau009/HE667755/HE667765M76STLV-1I/SM0.190.44Monkeys, chimpsMonkeys, chimpsNoneMonkeys, chimps
CIVbPon002/HE667753/HE667766F68HTLV-1A3.163.88NoneMonkeysMonkeysMonkeys
CIVbTie005/HE667754/HE667767F55HTLV-1A5.183.01NoneMonkeysMonkeysMonkeys
CIVbTie011/HE667756/HE667768F52HTLV-1A5.183.01NoneMonkeysMonkeysMonkeys
CIVPon167cM52HLTV-1HTLV-1A3.87NoneNoneNoneNone
CIVPau490cF35HLTV-1HTLV-1A3.01NoneNoneNoneNone
CIVGah590F26HLTV-1STLV-1I/SM0.652.61NoneNoneNoneNone
CIVGah618dF73IDSTLV-1I/SM1.39NoneMonkeys, chimpsMonkeys, chimps
DRCN276M49HLTV-1HTLV-1B1.520.43NoneMonkeysMonkeysMonkeys
DRCN305F53IDHTLV-1B1.520.65NoneMonkeysMonkeys
DRCN307eM57HTLV-1/2HTLV-1B1.710.65NoneMonkeysMonkeysMonkeys
DRCL047F10HLTV-1HTLV-1B2.11.3
  • a Letters in study participants' identification codes stand for the different sampling villages. M, male; F, female; ID, indeterminate.

  • b Published in reference 8.

  • c Only env sequence determined.

  • d Only LTR sequence determined.

  • e env sequence duplicate of N305.