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Dengue haemorrhagic fever: questions of pathogenesis

Cardosa, Mary Jane

Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases: October 2000 - Volume 13 - Issue 5 - p 471-475
Review Article
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The year under review has seen a remarkable proliferation of papers on dengue. Four prospective studies have been carried out across the dengue belt, many groups have been pushing at the question of pathogenesis of dengue haemorrhagic fever, and a breakthrough has been achieved in the development of a mouse model for human dengue haemorrhagic fever.

Institute of Health and Community Medicine, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Sarawak, Malaysia

Correspondence to Mary Jane Cardosa, Institute of Health and Community Medicine, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, 94300 Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia. Tel: +60 82 671 730; fax: +60 82 671 903; e-mail: jcardosa@mailhost.unimas.my

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