TABLE 2.

Differentiation of VZV strains based on currently accepted typing schemes

StrainClade or genotype determined by sequence-based typing schemea:
Faga/Wagenaar (glycoprotein/IE62) cladeLoparev (ORF 22) genotypeBarrett-Muir (scattered SNP) genotype
DumasAEC
MSPAEC
BCAEC
SDAEC
KELAEC
36AEC
49AEC
32 P5AEC
32 P22AEC
32 P72AEC
11DEB
22DEB
03-500DEB
8CM (M2)J1
pOkaBJJ1
vOkaBJJ2
VarilRixBJJ2
VariVaxBJJ2
  • a The clade designations are based on the method of Wagenaar et al. (57), and genotypes are based on the methods of Loparev et al. (30) and Barrett-Muir et al. (4).