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Dengue virus

Dengue virus

a species of the genus flavivirus which causes an acute febrile and sometimes haemorrhagic disease in man. Dengue is mosquito-borne and four serotypes are known.


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Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac

... Maria – Helena Ružić, Ana Kovačević Aspects of recombination in RNA viruses Introduction RNA viruses deserve their reputation as Nature's swiftest ... M. & Rambaut, A. (1999). Phylogenetic evidence for recombination in dengue virus. Molecular Biology and Evolution 16, 405±409. Hurst, L. D. ...

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by anakovacevic
Sat Jun 12, 2010 8:28 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Recombination in RNA viruses,Ruzic,Kovac
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Re: can anyone help with a mosquito borne infection

The answer is Dengue fever. The primary vector of Dengue is Aedies Egyptii (sp). This is an urban insect ... found in old tyres, plant pots, water barrels etc hence urban not rural. The dengue virus requires a large concentrated human population in order to replicate. So while in ...

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by ManfromManaus
Mon Feb 01, 2010 11:55 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: can anyone help with a mosquito borne infection
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Flavivirus Questions

1. Dengue viruses are surrounded by multiples of 60 envelope proteins, as in 180, 240, 360...etc. I was wondering what was ...

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by FirebatHero
Mon Jul 21, 2008 5:31 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Flavivirus Questions
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DINGO VIRUS....

oh.. dengue?.. geez.. it rili makes me worried... coz in dis tropical country i live in, it Is ... can be eaily spread by the bite of Aedes mosquitoes. so its not surprising that dengue virus is now causing epidemics in several nearby cities.. its good idea to be kept informed ...

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by honee_v
Thu Nov 09, 2006 4:37 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: DINGO VIRUS....
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DINGO VIRUS....

The spelling is "dengue virus". A good place to start, the CDC in the US , But a google search with denhue virus will propably ...

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by canalon
Wed Nov 08, 2006 1:39 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: DINGO VIRUS....
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