Among 61 and 35 patients who were infected in France by viruses of the rare clades D and CRF01_AE, respectively, approximately half of them originated from endemic areas but the data showed that both clades have spread in the French indigenous population, particularly in men having sex with men (MSM).
Auteur : Brand D, Cazein F, Lot F, Brunet S, Thierry D, Moreau A, Pillonel J, Semaille C, Barin F
Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 2012, vol. 50, n°. 7, p. 2484-8