Table 1

Summary of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) studies performed to identify measles virus in inflammatory bowel disease

  • CD, Crohn's disease; UC, ulcerative colitis; IC, indeterminate colitis; pfu, plaque forming unit; PBMC, peripheral blood mononuclear cells; N, nucleocapsid protein gene; M, matrix protein gene; F, fusion protein gene; H, haemagglutinin protein gene.