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Household transmission of respiratory viruses – assessment of viral, individual and household characteristics in a population study of healthy Australian adults

James M McCaw1*, Peter F Howard1, Peter C Richmond2, Michael Nissen3, Theo Sloots3, Stephen B Lambert3, Michael Lai4, Michael Greenberg4, Terry Nolan1 and Jodie McVernon1

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1 Murdoch Children’s Research Institute & Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, 3010, Australia

2 School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia & Telethon Institute for Child Health Research, Princess Margaret Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia

3 Queensland Paediatric Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Queensland Children’s Medical Research Institute and Sir Albert Sakzewski Virus Research Centre, Queensland Children’s Health Services, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia

4 Clinical Research and Development, CSL Limited, Victoria, Australia

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BMC Infectious Diseases 2012, 12:345  doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-345

Published: 11 December 2012

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