TT virus infection and genotype distribution in blood donors and a group of patients from Turkey


Erensoy S., Sayiner A., Turkoglu S., Canatan D., Akarca U., Sertoz R., ...More

INFECTION, vol.30, no.5, pp.299-302, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s15010-002-2185-z
  • Title of Journal : INFECTION
  • Page Numbers: pp.299-302

Abstract

Background: TT virus (TTV) DNA has been found in a Large proportion of patients with different forms of non-A-G hepatitis, however the clinical importance is unclear. We aimed to determine the genotypes of TTV isolates found in blood donors and different patient groups from the western part of Turkey.