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- Kitajima, Masaaki, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Archives of virology 2015 v.160 no.7 pp. 1775-1779
- Picornaviridae; genetic variation; humans; wastewater; wastewater treatment; Arizona
- ... Human cosavirus (HCoSV) is a novel member of the family Picornaviridae. We investigated the prevalence and genetic diversity of HCoSV in influent and effluent wastewater in Arizona over a 12-month period, from August 2011 to July 2012. HCoSV sequences were identified in six (25 %) influent samples and one (4 %) effluent sample, with the highest concentration of 3.24 × 10⁵ and 1.54 × 10³ copies/lit ...