Dengue

Recent News

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
Jan 04, 2018

News Scan for Jan 04, 2018

Sexually transmitted Zika
Sanofi fined
Typhoid vaccine
Non-vaccinating parents
Real-time C diff alert
Jan 02, 2018
Dengue virus

Three Filipino children hospitalized after receiving Dengvaxia

Also, a study shows that receipt of Dengvaxia may alter the accuracy of dengue tests.

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

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

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

Heringer M, Souza TMA, da Rocha Q Lima M, et al. Dengue type 4 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: case characterization following its introduction in an endemic region. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Jun 9;17:410

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)

Hu TS, Zhang HL, Feng Y, et al. Epidemiological and molecular characteristics of emergent dengue virus in Yunnan Province near the China-Myanmar-Laos border, 2013-2015. BMC Infect Dis 2017 May 8;17:331

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)

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)

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

Malavige GN, Wijewickrama A, Fernando S, et al. A preliminary study of efficacy of rupatadine for the treatment of acute dengue infection. Sci Rep 2018 (published online Mar 1)

Mallhi TH, Khan AH, Adnan AS, et al. Short-term renal outcomes following acute  kidney injury among dengue patients: a follow-up analysis from large prospective cohort. PLoS One 2018 Feb 26;13(2):e0192510

Maoz D, Ward T, Samuel M, et al. Community effectiveness of pyriproxyfen as a dengue vector control method: a systematic review. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Jul 17;11(7):e0005651

Medeiros AS, Costa DMP, Branco MSD, et al. Dengue virus in Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus in urban areas in the state of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil: importance of virological and entomological surveillance. PLoS One 2018 Mar 13;13(3):e0194108

Melo FIR, Morales JJR, De Los Santos, AHM, et al. Immunogenicity and safety of a booster injection of DTap-IPV//Hib (Pentaxim) administered concomitantly with tetravalent dengue vaccine in healthy toddlers 15-18 months of age in Mexico: a randomized trial. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 Jun;36(6):602-8

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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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