TABLE 1.

Viruses used in this study

VirusSubtypeAbbreviationSource, isolation datea
A/Tern/South Africa/1961H5N3Tern/SA/61Feral birds, 1961
A/Chicken/Pennsylvania/1370/1983H5N2Ck/PA/1370/83U.S. farm, 1983
A/Hong Kong/156/1997H5N1HK/156/97Human patient, 05/97
A/Chicken/Hong Kong/220/1997H5N1Ck/HK/220/97Poultry market, 03/97
A/Chicken/Hong Kong/258/1997H5N1Ck/HK/258/97Poultry market, 03/97
A/Goose/Hong Kong/437-4/1999H5N1Gs/HK/437-4/99Poultry market, 03/99
A/Chicken/Hong Kong/FY150/2001H5N1Ck/HK/FY150/01Poultry market, 04/01
A/Pheasant/Hong Kong/FY155/2001H5N1Ph/HK/FY155/01Poultry market, 04/01
A/Chicken/Hong Kong/822.2/2001H5N1Ck/HK/822.2/01Poultry market, 05/01
A/Chicken/Hong Kong/YU562/2001H5N1Ck/HK/YU562/01Poultry market, 04/01
A/Chicken/Hong Kong/873.3/2001H5N1Ck/HK/873.3/01Poultry market, 05/01
A/Chicken/Hong Kong/SV02-31.4/2002H5N1Ck/HK/31.4/02Poultry market, 01/02
A/Chicken/Hong Kong/YU22/2002H5N1Ck/HK/YU22/02Poultry market, 01/02
A/Chicken/Hong Kong/86.3/2002H5N1Ck/HK/86.3/02Poultry farm, 02/02
A/Goose/Hong Kong/739.2/2002H5N1Gs/HK/739.2/02Penfold Park, 12/02
A/Goose/Hong Kong/739.3/2002H5N1Gs/HK/739.3/02Penfold Park, 12/02
A/Teal/Hong Kong/2978.1/2002H5N1Teal/HK/2978.1/02Hong Kong-Shenzhen border, 11/02
A/Rosybilled Pochard/Hong Kong/821/2002H5N1RB Poch/HK/821/02Kowloon Park, 12/02
A/Hong Kong/213/2003H5N1HK/213/03Human patient, 02/03
  • a Apart from the first two entries, all dates are given as month/year.