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Title: The animal models for dengue virus infection.
Authors: Peng, Tao
Zhang, Junlei
An, Jing
Issue Date: Dec-2004
Publisher: WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia
Place of publication: New Delhi
Language: English
Abstract: Currently, the mechanisms involved in the pathogenesis of DHF/DSS remain poorly understood and there is no effective vaccine available to prevent infection with DEN virus. The lack of a reliable small animal model that mimics dengue disease is a major obstacle. In this paper, the development of small animal models such as mice for dengue virus infections is reviewed.
Description: Dengue Bulletin. 2004 Dec; 28: 168-173.
Keywords: Dengue Virus
Models
Animal
Mice
URI: http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/163991
ISSN: 0250-8362
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