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We now know that the 2009 H1N1 virus is a "triple reassortant virus," meaning that it contains genetic material from swine, avian, and human influenza viruses--a mix that may help the virus spread quickly and pass between humans and pigs.
The effect has been to create a novel reassortant virus able to transmit efficiently from human to human and spreading within a matter of 6 weeks throughout the world.
Phase 3: An animal or human-animal influenza reassortant virus has caused sporadic cases or small clusters of disease in people, but has not resulted in human-to-human transmission sufficient to sustain community-level outbreaks.
Ilk asidan yaklasik 15 yil sonra bu yontemle, serotip 3 RRV (maymun rotavirus) ile serotip 1 insan rotavirusu caprazlanarak, yeni bir reassortant virus elde edilmistir.
Molecular evolution showed that Q1 was a triple reassortant virus (H5, H7, and H9 subtypes) consisting of Yang tze River Delta A and B lineages of H7N9 and GSGD96 lineage of H5N1.