Dengue, zika, chikungunya and the development of vaccines

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Isabel N. Kantor;
(2018)
  • Publisher: Fundación Revista Medicina
  • Journal: Medicina (Buenos Aires) (issn: 0025-7680, eissn: 1669-9106)
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  • Subject: RC581-607 | vaccine development | Medicine | Immunologic diseases. Allergy | dengue | chikungunya | arbovirus | R | RC109-216 | Argentina | Infectious and parasitic diseases | zika
    mesheuropmc: virus diseases

Dengue (DENV), zika (ZIKV) and chikungunya (CHIKV), three arbovirosis transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes, have spread in recent decades in humid tropical and subtropical zones. Dengue is epidemic in subtropical areas of Argentina. DENV infection confers lasting immunity ag... View more
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