Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/11455/66610
標題: Comparative analysis of full genomic sequences among different genotypes of dengue virus type 3
作者: King, C.C.
趙黛瑜
Chao, D.Y.
Chien, L.J.
Chang, G.J.J.
Lin, T.H.
Wu, Y.C.
Huang, J.H.
關鍵字: hemorrhagic-fever
phylogenetic analysis
epidemic
emergence
infections
inhibition
serotype-3
alignment
thailand
strains
期刊/報告no:: Virology Journal, Volume 5.
摘要: Background: Although the previous study demonstrated the envelope protein of dengue viruses is under purifying selection pressure, little is known about the genetic differences of full-length viral genomes of DENV-3. In our study, complete genomic sequencing of DENV-3 strains collected from different geographical locations and isolation years were determined and the sequence diversity as well as selection pressure sites in the DENV genome other than within the E gene were also analyzed. Results: Using maximum likelihood and Bayesian approaches, our phylogenetic analysis revealed that the Taiwan's indigenous DENV-3 isolated from 1994 and 1998 dengue/DHF epidemics and one 1999 sporadic case were of the three different genotypes -I, II, and III, each associated with DENV-3 circulating in Indonesia, Thailand and Sri Lanka, respectively. Sequence diversity and selection pressure of different genomic regions among DENV-3 different genotypes was further examined to understand the global DENV-3 evolution. The highest nucleotide sequence diversity among the fully sequenced DENV-3 strains was found in the nonstructural protein 2A ( mean +/- SD: 5.84 +/- 0.54) and envelope protein gene regions ( mean +/- SD: 5.04 +/- 0.32). Further analysis found that positive selection pressure of DENV-3 may occur in the non-structural protein 1 gene region and the positive selection site was detected at position 178 of the NS1 gene. Conclusion: Our study confirmed that the envelope protein is under purifying selection pressure although it presented higher sequence diversity. The detection of positive selection pressure in the non-structural protein along genotype II indicated that DENV-3 originated from Southeast Asia needs to monitor the emergence of DENV strains with epidemic potential for better epidemic prevention and vaccine development.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11455/66610
ISSN: 1743-422X
文章連結: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1743-422x-5-63
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