Evolutionary analysis of Influenza B Lineages in Pakistan during 2011-19: surveillance for vaccine effectiveness

N Badar, M. Salman, UB Aamir, N. Nisar, H A Mirza, A Ahad, A Ikram

Evolutionary dynamics of Infuenza B viruses in humans are in a unique progression and HA gene has diverged into two antigenically and genetically distinct lineages known as B/Yamagata/16/88(B/Yam) and B/Victoria/ 2/87(B/Vic)-like viruses.

Published Date: 2020-09-04; Received Date: 2020-08-14