Dengue

Recent News

Jun 14, 2018
Dengue vaccine center in the Philippines

Vaccine trial shows more hospitalizations for dengue-naive kids

The findings add to the conundrum that governments face, as the vaccine prevents hospital stays in children who have antibodies to the dengue virus.

May 02, 2018

News Scan for May 02, 2018

Hypervirulent, drug-resistant Klebsiella
Smallpox antiviral treatment
Nigerian Lassa fever
Dengue in Reunion
Apr 19, 2018
Dengue clinical trial

WHO advisers halt Dengvaxia, for now

The controversial dengue vaccine should not be used until clinicians can confirm prior dengue infection, and such a test is at least 2 years away.

Mar 13, 2018

News Scan for Mar 13, 2018

Salmonella turtle outbreak
Avian flu in 3 nations
Dengue and stroke
New anthrax vaccine
Feb 05, 2018

News Scan for Feb 05, 2018

Philippines Dengvaxia kerfuffle
Nigeria Lassa fever outbreak
Swiss H1N1v case
H5N6 in Iran, South Korea
Jan 31, 2018

News Scan for Jan 31, 2018

CDC director resigns
Zika-chikungunya-dengue cases
Malaria in the Americas
Jan 17, 2018

News Scan for Jan 17, 2018

Antivirals for nursing home flu
Dengue immunity after Zika
Zika in various mosquitoes
Ebola vaccine animal trial
Jan 16, 2018

News Scan for Jan 16, 2018

Suspected Rift Valley fever
Avian flu in 5 nations
Dengvaxia reimbursement
Kids pneumonia criteria
Measles scare
Jan 11, 2018

News Scan for Jan 11, 2018

Emergency-vaccine risks
MERS in Saudi Arabia
Dengvaxia and kids' deaths
Brazil yellow fever campaign
Cholera vaccination in Zambia
Jan 05, 2018

News Scan for Jan 05, 2018

FSMA rule pare-back
Possible Dengvaxia deaths
Microcephaly before Zika
Polio in Afghanistan
IV saline shortage

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Aubry M, Teissier A, Huart M, et al. Seroprevalence of dengue and chikungunya virus antibodies, French Polynesia, 2014-2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jan 30)

Azeredo EL, dos Santos FB, Barbosa LS, et al. Clinical and laboratory profile of Zika and dengue infected patients: lessons learned from the co-circulation of dengue, Zika and chikungunya in Brazil. PLoS Curr 2018 Feb 16

Basurko C, Matheus S, Hilderal H, et al. Estimating the risk of vertical transmission of dengue: a prospective study. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2018 (published online Apr 23)

Bodinayake CK, Tillekeratne LG, Nagahawatte A, et al. Evaluation of the WHO 2009 classification for diagnosis of acute dengue in a large cohort of adults and children in Sri Lanka during a denque-1 epidemic. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2018 Feb 9;12(2):e0006258

Borges MB, Marchevsky RS, Mendes YS, et al. Characterization of recent and minimally passaged Brazilian dengue viruses inducing robust infection in rhesus macaques. PLoS One 2018 Apr 25;13(4):e0196311

Carrillo-Hernandez MY, Ruiz-Saenz J, Villamizar LJ, et al. Co-circulation and simultaneous co-infection of dengue, chikungunya, and Zika viruses in patients with febrile syndrome at the Colombian-Venezuelan border. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Jan 30;18:61

Cecilia D, Patil JA, Kakade MB, et al. Emergence of the Asian genotype of DENV-1 in south India. Virology 2017 (published online Jul 10)

Clapham HE, Cummings DAT, Johansson MA. Immune status alters the probability of apparent illness due to dengue virus infection: evidence from a pooled analysis across multiple cohort and cluster studies. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Sep 27;11(9):e0005926

Gloria-Soria A, Armstrong PM, Powell JR, et al. Infection rate of Aedes aegypti mosquitoes with dengue virus depends on the interaction between temperature and mosquito genotype. Proc R Soc B 2017 (published online Oct 4)

Guzzetta G, Trentini F, Poletti P, et al. Effectiveness and economic assessment of routine larviciding for prevention of chikungunya and dengue in temperate urban settings in Europe. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Sep 11;11(9):e0005918

Horstick O, Runge-Ranzinger S. Protection of the house against Chagas disease, dengue, leishmaniasis, and lymphatic filariasis: a systematic review. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 23)

Htun HL, Yeo TW, Tam CC, et al. Metformin use and severe dengue in diabetic adults. Sci Rep 2018 (published online Feb 20)

Huang CC, Hsu CC, Guo HR, et al. Dengue fever mortality score: a novel decision rule to predict death from dengue fever. J Infect 2017 (published online Sep 26)

Hussain-Alkhateeb L, Kroeger A, Olliaro P, et al. Early warning and response system (EWARS) for dengue outbreaks: recent advancements towards widespread applications in critical settings. PLoS One 2018 May 4;13(5):e0196811

Jackson LA, Rupp R, Papadimitriou A, et al. A phase 1 study of safety and immunogenicity following intradermal administration of a tetravalent dengue vaccine candidate. Vaccine 2018 (published online May 19)

Katzelnick LC, Gresh L, Halloran ME, et al. Antibody-dependent enhancement of severe dengue disease in humans. Science 2017 (published online Nov 2)

Katzelnick LC, Harris E. Immune correlates of protection for dengue: state of the art and research agenda. Vaccine 2017 (published online Jul 28)

Kumar A, Gittens-St Hilaire M, Nielsen AL. Long-term epidemiological dynamics of dengue in Barbados — one of the English-speaking Caribbean countries. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Apr 15)

Lalle E, Colavita F, Iannetta M, et al. Prolonged detection of dengue virus RNA in the semen of a man returning from Thailand to Italy, January 2018. Euro Surveill 2018 May 3;23(18):pii=18-00197

Lee JS, Lim JK, Dang DA, et al. Dengue vaccine supplies under endemic and epidemic conditions in three dengue-endemic countries: Colombia, Thailand, and Vietnam. Vaccine 2017 Dec 15;35(50):6957-66

Lee JS, Mogasale V, Lim JK, et al. A multi-country study of the economic burden of dengue fever: Vietnam, Thailand, and Colombia. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Oct 30;11(10):e0006037

Li HM, Huang YK, Su YC, et al. Risk of stroke in patients with dengue fever: a population-based cohort study. CMAJ 2018 Mar 12;190(10):E285-90

Luo S, Cui W, Li C, et al. Seroprevalence of dengue IgG antibodies in symptomatic and asymptomatic individuals three years after an outbreak in Zhejiang Province, China. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Feb 23;18:92

Lustig Y, Wolf D, Halutz O, et al. An outbreak of dengue virus (DENV) type 2 Cosmopolitan genotype in Israeli travellers returning from the Seychelles, April 2017. Euro Surveill 2017 Jun 29;22(26):pii=30563

Makiala-Mandanda S, Ahuka-Mundeke S, Abbate JL, et al. Identification of dengue and chikungunya cases among suspected cases of yellow fever in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2018 (published online May 16)

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Texas created dengue fever public health response guide

Texas worked with northern Mexican states to monitor increasing cases of dengue fever and create a response guide.

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