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Table 1 Results of HEV RNA testing of samples derived from humans, swine and wild boars according to County of origin; number of tested/positive samples (percentages and 95% CI values); typing of recorded genotype 3 strains with subgrouping (SB) results and year of appearance

From: Genetic diversity of hepatitis E virus (HEV) strains derived from humans, swine and wild boars in Croatia from 2010 to 2017

  Human Swine Wild boar Typing results (G3) Year
County RT-PCR RT-PCR RT-PCR ST  
BB 1/0 25/2 (8.0%; 2.22–24.97%) n.d. 2010
BP 6/5 133/8 (6.0%; 3.1–11.4%) 143/34 (23.8%; 17.6–31.4%) a, e, f 2012, 2013, 2016
DN 8/3 n.d. 13/0 a, f 2010, 2017
I 3/0 2/0 n.d.
K 3/0 58/0 72/1 (1.4%; 1.3–7.5%)   2016
KK n.d. 31/3 (9.7%; 3.4–24.9%) 36/0 e 2010
KZ 2/1 32/0 18/0 a 2012
M n.d. 22/2 (9.5%; 2.7–28.9%) 70/2 (2.9%; 0.8–9.8%) c 2013, 2016
OB 8/0 383/72 (18.8%; 15.2–23.0%) 84/0 a 2013
PS 1/0 38/0 42/0
PG 4/1 n.d. 1/0 a 2015
SM 3/0 157/55 (37.4%; 30.0–45.5%) 137/31 (22.6%; 15.8–29.5%) a 2010, 2016
SD 1/0 22/0 n.d.
SK 3/0 2/1 n.d.
VP 1/0 247/38 (15.4%; 11.4–20.4%) 30/9 (30.0%; 16.7–47.9%) e 2010, 2016
VS 0/0 165/34 (20.6%; 15.1–27.4%) 54/6 (11,1%;
5.2–22.2%)
a, c 2010, 2013, 2016,
ZAD 1/0 n.d. n.d.
ZG 128/16 (12.5%; 7.8–19.3%) 102/9 (8.8%; 4.7–15.9%) 21/0 a, c, e, f 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
TOTAL: 174/26 (14.9%; 10.4–20.1%) 1419/216 (15.2; 13.5–17.2%) 720/83 (11.5%; 9.4–14.1%)
  1. *n.d. = no data