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Table 1 Summary of isolates characterized in this study. Where indicated, the asterisk (*) links the indicated amplicon to its enterovirus type, and ‘()’ denotes the number of amplicons that were successfully identified

From: Non-polio enteroviruses in faeces of children diagnosed with acute flaccid paralysis in Nigeria

S/N Month Isolates screened Positive for 5′-UTR screen Positive for VP1 screen Positive for both 5′-UTR and VP1 screen Positive for 5′-UTR and negative for VP1 screen Negative for 5′-UTR and positive for VP1 screen Negative for both 5′-UTR and VP1 screen Total isolates identified Serotypes (number of isolates)
1 January 16 14 14 13 (12) 1 1 (0) 1 12 CV-B3 (2), E7 (3), E13 (2), E19 (1), E20 (1), E33 (1), E6 (2)
2 February 16 14 15 13 (12) 1 2 (1)* 0 13 CV-B2 (1), CV-B3 (2), CV-B4 (1), E3 (2), E12 (1), E17 (1), E20 (3)*, E21 (1), EV-C99 (1)
3 March 16 14 13 13 (11) 1 0 (0) 2 11 CV-B3 (1), CV-B4 (1), CV-B5 (2), E11 (2), E12 (1), E13 (1), E30 (1), EV-B75 (1), EV-B80 (1)
4 April 16 13 14 12 (11) 1 2 (1)* 1 12 CV-B3 (3)*, E1 (2), E11 (1), E19 (1), E21 (1), EV-B73 (1), EV-B80 (2), EV-A120 (1)
5 May 16 13 12 11 (10) 2 1 (0) 2 10 CV-B3 (2), E6 (2), E13 (1), E14 (1), E19 (1), E26 (1), EV-B75 (2)
6 June 16 14 15 14 (11) 0 1 (0) 1 11 CV-B4 (1), CV-B5 (2), E7 (1), E11 (1), E19 (1), EV-B75 (2), EV-B93 (1), EV-B97, SPV3 (1)
  TOTAL 96 82 83 76 (67) 6 7 (2) 7 69