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Detection of dengue-4 virus in pune, western india after an absence of 30 years - its association with two severe cases
BackgroundDifference in severity of dengue outbreaks has been related to virus serotype, genotype and clades within genotypes. Till the 1980 s, India and Sri Lanka reported low number of dengueExpand
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Association of combinations of interleukin-10 and pro-inflammatory cytokine gene polymorphisms with dengue hemorrhagic fever.
Pro-inflammatory and anti-inflammatory cytokines have been shown to play an important role in dengue disease pathogenesis. In the present study, to find out whether single nucleotide polymorphismsExpand
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Processing and characterization of combustion synthesized YAG powders
Abstract Precursor powders for yttrium aluminum garnet (Al 5 Y 3 O 12 —YAG) were prepared by combustion of the solution of nitrates (oxidizer) of yttrium and aluminum containing lean amount ofExpand
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Emergence of the Asian genotype of DENV-1 in South India.
A large outbreak of dengue occurred in Tamil Nadu, South India in 2012 with 12,000 cases and CFR of 0.5%. Molecular characterization of virus present in the sera of dengue patients was undertaken toExpand
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Carbon doped yttrium aluminum garnet (YAG:C)—A new phosphor for radiation dosimetry
Abstract Carbon doped yttrium aluminum garnet (YAG:C) samples were prepared by a simple process involving melting of polycrystalline YAG powder in graphite environment using electron gun of a vacuumExpand
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Emergence of dengue virus type 1 and type 3 as dominant serotypes during 2017 in Pune and Nashik regions of Maharashtra, Western India.
India witnessed dengue outbreaks during 2017 in different parts with more than 180000 cases. There is no data on the serotypes/genotypes of dengue virus (DENV) associated with the 2017 outbreakExpand
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Clinical evaluation of an in-house-developed real-time RT-PCR assay for serotyping of dengue virus
In the present study, an in-house-developed real-time RT-PCR (rRT-PCR) for serotyping of dengue virus (DENV) was evaluated for its performance, using 612 clinical samples. Compared to the compositeExpand
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Nano-alumina by gel combustion, its thermal characterization and slurry-based coating on stainless steel surface
Gel combustion method was used to prepare nano-alumina from aluminum nitrate and stoichiometric amount of glycine as fuel. The TG–DTA pattern of the as-prepared powder (combustion product) exhibitedExpand
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Predictors of Dengue-Related Mortality and Disease Severity in a Tertiary Care Center in North India
Abstract Background There is lack of reliable predictors of disease severity and mortality in dengue. The present study was carried out to identify these predictors during the 2015 outbreak in India.Expand
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Yttrium aluminum garnet powders by nitrate decomposition and nitrate–urea solution combustion reactions—a comparative study
Abstract Precursors for yttrium aluminum garnet (Y3Al5O12—YAG) were synthesized by simple decomposition of concentrated aqueous solution of nitrates and combustion of concentrated aqueous solution ofExpand
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