Dengue

Recent News

Nov 08, 2017
Dengue infection

Dengue study adds to evidence for antibody enhancement

The study highlights ADE, when previous virus exposure enhances disease response.

Nov 08, 2017
Salvador Brazil

Study probes yellow fever threat in Brazil's 4th-largest city

In the past, the city has experienced outbreaks of dengue, Zika, and chikungunya that were spread by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes.

Nov 07, 2017

News Scan for Nov 07, 2017

More-resistant MDR-TB
Plague in Madagascar
More monkeypox in Nigeria
Dengue vaccine
Long-term West Nile damage
Nov 06, 2017

Vector-borne Disease Scan for Nov 06, 2017

Zika in Florida
More yellow fever in Nigeria
Burkina Faso dengue outbreak
Chikungunya cases
Sep 26, 2017
Mom and baby mice

Scientists identify dengue antibody that protects against Zika

The antibody protected both adult and fetal mice against Zika infection.

Sep 21, 2017
Aedes albopictus

New US mosquito maps show potential hot spots for Zika, other diseases

About 75% of counties on the US mainland have suitable habitat for Aedes mosquitoes, CDC researchers say.

Aug 31, 2017

News Scan for Aug 31, 2017

Fatal yellow fever cases
Indoor mosquito spraying
Early sepsis detection
Aug 23, 2017

News Scan for Aug 23, 2017

More Cyclospora cases
Steroids and respiratory infections
Mosquitoes and climate change
Diphtheria in the Americas
Aug 14, 2017
neurons

Brazilian study sheds new light on Zika neuro complications in adults

The patients, hospitalized at a speciality center, had a variety of complications and some unusual features.

Aug 11, 2017
Aedes aegypti on leaf

Aedes mosquitoes entered California years before detection

Also, the species might be resistant to cold temperatures.

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Aguiar M, Stollenwerk N, Halstead SB. The impact of the newly licensed dengue vaccine in endemic countries. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2016 Dec 21;10(12):e0005179

Andries AC, Duong V, Cappelle J, et al. Proteinuria during dengue fever in children. Int J Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 28)

Aubry M, Teissier Y, Mapotoeke M, et al. High risk of dengue type 2 outbreak in French Polynesia, 2017. Euro Surveill 2017 Apr 6;22(14):pii=30505

Castanha PMS, Nascimento EJM, Cynthia B, et al. Dengue virus (DENV)-specific antibodies enhance Brazilian Zika virus (ZIKV) infection. J Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 29)

Castro MC, Wilson ME, Bloom DE. Disease and economic burdens of dengue. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 6)

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

Flamand C, Fritzell C, Prince C, et al. Epidemiological assessment of the severity of dengue epidemics in French Guiana. PLoS One 2017 Feb 14;12(2):e0172267

Funk S, Kucharski AJ, Camacho A, et al. Comparative analysis of dengue and Zika outbreaks reveals differences by setting and virus. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2016 Dec 7;10(12):e0005173

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)

Hsu JC, Hsieh CL, Lu CY. Trend and geographic analysis of prevalence of dengue in Taiwan (2010-2015). Int J Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 16)

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)

Joubert DA, O’Neill SL. Comparison of stable and transient Wolbachia infection models in Aedes aegypti to block dengue and the West Nile viruses. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Jan 4;11(1):e0005275

Jupatanakul N, Sim S, Anglero-Rodriguez YI, et al. Engineered Aedes aegypti JAK/STAT pathway-mediated immunity to dengue virus. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Jan 12;11(1):e0005187

Katzelnick LC, Coloma J, Harris E. Dengue: knowledge gaps, unmet needs, and research priorities. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 6)

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, 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

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

Lye DC, Archuleta S, Syed-Omar SF, et al. Prophylactic platelet transfusion plus supportive care versus supportive care alone in adults with dengue and thrombocytopenia: a multicentre, open-label, randomised, superiority trial. Lancet 2017 (published online Mar 7)

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

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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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