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Research Article

Discovery of a New Human Polyomavirus Associated with Trichodysplasia Spinulosa in an Immunocompromized Patient

  • Els van der Meijden,

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Microbiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

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  • René W. A. Janssens,

    Affiliation: Department of Dermatology, Jeroen Bosch Hospital, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands

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  • Chris Lauber,

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Microbiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

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  • Jan Nico Bouwes Bavinck,

    Affiliation: Department of Dermatology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

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  • Alexander E. Gorbalenya,

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Microbiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

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  • Mariet C. W. Feltkamp mail

    m.c.w.feltkamp@lumc.nl

    Affiliation: Department of Medical Microbiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

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  • Published: July 29, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1001024

About the Authors

Els van der Meijden, Chris Lauber, Alexander E. Gorbalenya, Mariet C. W. Feltkamp
Department of Medical Microbiology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
René W. A. Janssens
Department of Dermatology, Jeroen Bosch Hospital, ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
Jan Nico Bouwes Bavinck
Department of Dermatology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands

Corresponding Author

Email: m.c.w.feltkamp@lumc.nl

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EvdM AEG MCWF. Performed the experiments: EvdM CL. Analyzed the data: EvdM CL AEG MCWF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RWAJ JNBB AEG. Wrote the paper: EvdM RWAJ AEG MCWF.