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The Global Spread of Hepatitis C Virus 1a and 1b: A Phylodynamic and Phylogeographic Analysis

  • Gkikas Magiorkinis,

    Affiliation: Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece

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  • Emmanouil Magiorkinis,

    Affiliation: Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece

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  • Dimitrios Paraskevis,

    Affiliation: Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece

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  • Simon Y. W. Ho,

    Affiliation: Centre for Macroevolution and Macroecology, Research School of Biology, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

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  • Beth Shapiro,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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  • Oliver G. Pybus,

    Affiliation: Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Jean-Pierre Allain,

    Affiliation: Department of Haematology, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Angelos Hatzakis mail

    ahatzak@med.uoa.gr

    Affiliation: Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece

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  • Published: December 15, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000198

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Prizes for tracing the global HCV dissemination

Posted by gkikasm on 10 Nov 2012 at 10:17 GMT

The authors have been honoured with the "Ioannis Vlyssidis" Medical Sciences Prize from the Academy of Athens and the Marie Curie Prize for "Promising Research Talent" of the European Commission for this manuscript.

No competing interests declared.