We cordially invite you to the 15th National Conference “Current Topics of Virology” which will be held on September 17, 2015 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia organized by the Mongolian Society of Virology, Mongolian Academy of Medical Science and other governmental and non-governmental organizations.
Please send your abstract by July 15, 2015 to the mail addresses:
as attachments to an e-mail-messages. The abstract has to be written in English and Mongolian in Times New Roman, 12 font within 200 words. In your e-mail message please indicate your desire for oral or poster presentation.
The Editorial Board of the Conference will contact you back by August 15, 2015 if your report will beselected for the oral presentation. The time allocated for the oral presentation is 10-15 minutes and it has to be accompanied by a slide presentation on PowerPoint (no more than 20 slides).
Hemagglutinin gene of the recent influenza A(H3N2) virus detected in Mongolia
The influenza virus detection started from 50th week of 2014 with A (H3N2) subtypes in Mongolia (A/Ulaanbaatar/4535/2014). We have sequenced HA gene of the newly detected A(H3N2) virus and the phylogenetic analyses has shown that A(H3N2) virus within clade 3C.3 (Picture 1).
Figure 1. Dendrogram of A/Ulaanbaatar/4535/2014 strain detected 50th week of 2014 compared with vaccine strains and clade represented strains ( Mongolian strains are green, Vaccine strain is red and clade represented strains are blue marked)