Understanding the Protective Side of Dengue Virus
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Infection with one strain of the dengue virus gives people protection against the other three strains for about two years, a new biostatistics study has found.
Dengue infects 5 percent of the world’s population each year, and its range is increasing. In 2009, it reappeared in the United States for the first time in 40 years. Dengue is now considered endemic to Key West, Fla.
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