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Dengue and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever by Duane J. Gubler, Eng Eong Ooi, Subhash Vasudevan, Jeremy

By Duane J. Gubler, Eng Eong Ooi, Subhash Vasudevan, Jeremy Farrar

Greater than 20,000 deaths are linked to dengue virus infections each year, and DF/DHF is likely one of the most vital rising tropical ailments on the earth. contemporary interesting examine on dengue viruses has ended in significant advances in our knowing of all points of the biology of dengue viruses. This up to date moment variation brings jointly top learn and medical scientists to study the newest findings on dengue virus biology, epidemiology, entomology, therapeutics, vaccinology and scientific administration.

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This group sample is often chosen to be representative of the population in the area, but may be stratified by age/sex/location to further explore the details of transmission in specific groups. Because human DENV viremia is brief (typically 2–5 days), recent and past DENV infections in longitudinal cohorts are most practically detected using serological methods. Incidence can be estimated by testing paired sera collected before and after the high DENV transmission season for evidence of newly developed anti-DENV antibodies.

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