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Epidemic dynamics revealed in dengue evolution.

Abstract:

Dengue is an emerging tropical disease infecting tens of millions of people annually. A febrile illness with potentially severe hemorrhagic manifestations, dengue is caused by mosquito-borne viruses (DENV-1 to -4) that are maintained in endemic transmission in large urban centers of the tropics with periodic epidemic cycles at 3- to 5-year intervals. Puerto Rico (PR), a major population center in the Caribbean, has experienced increasingly severe epidemics since multiple dengue serotypes were...

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10.1093/molbev/msp285

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Journal:
Molecular biology and evolution
Volume:
27
Issue:
4
Pages:
811-818
Publication date:
2010-04-05
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EISSN:
1537-1719
ISSN:
0737-4038
URN:
uuid:cf9b2b44-b33e-4fe7-b686-028518dfdb6f
Source identifiers:
209493
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pubs:209493

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