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The global distribution and burden of dengue.

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Dengue is a systemic viral infection transmitted between humans by Aedes mosquitoes. For some patients, dengue is a life-threatening illness. There are currently no licensed vaccines or specific therapeutics, and substantial vector control efforts have not stopped its rapid emergence and global spread. The contemporary worldwide distribution of the risk of dengue virus infection and its public health burden are poorly known. Here we undertake an exhaustive assembly of known records of dengue ...

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10.1038/nature12060

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MPLS, Zoology
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MPLS, Zoology
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MPLS, Zoology
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MPLS, Zoology
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Bhatt, S
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Gething, PW
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Simmons, CP
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Nature Publishing Group Publisher's website
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Nature Journal website
Volume:
496
Issue:
7446
Pages:
504-507
Publication date:
2013-04-07
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1476-4687
ISSN:
0028-0836
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uuid:1860e574-b851-42a1-9d1e-93e00418e4ab
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394915
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pubs:394915

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