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Chikungunya Outbreaks Caused by African Genotype, India
Chikungunya fever is reported in India after 32 years. Immunoglobulin M antibodies and virus isolation confirmed the cause. Phylogenic analysis based on partial sequences of NS4 and E1 genes showedExpand
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West Nile virus isolates from India: evidence for a distinct genetic lineage.
The complete genomic sequence of one human isolate of West Nile virus (WNV) and the partial genomic sequences of 14 other strains from India isolated in the period 1955-1982 from different hosts andExpand
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Genetic characterization of Bagaza virus (BAGV) isolated in India and evidence of anti-BAGV antibodies in sera collected from encephalitis patients.
During investigations into the outbreak of encephalitis in 1996 in the Kerala state in India, an arbovirus was isolated from a Culex tritaeniorhynchus mosquito pool. It was characterized as aExpand
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Evolution, dispersal and replacement of American genotype dengue type 2 viruses in India (1956-2005): selection pressure and molecular clock analyses.
This study reports the phylogeny, selection pressure, genotype replacement and molecular clock analyses of many previously unstudied dengue type 2 virus (DENV-2) strains, isolated in India over aExpand
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Recent Ancestry of Kyasanur Forest Disease Virus
Clinicians in Asia should consider this disease when diagnosing acute febrile illnesses.
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Clinical profile and outcome of dengue fever cases
Dengue fever is on rise globally. In India, Dengue epidemics are expanding geographically, even into the rural areas. Dengue can present with varied manifestations. the mortality rate has beenExpand
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Swine HEV infection in south India and phylogenetic analysis (1985–1999)
Hepatitis E is endemic in India. It was recently noted that although all the Indian human hepatitis E virus (HEV) isolates (1976–2001) were placed in genotype I, the swine HEV recovered from westernExpand
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Antigenic Diversity of Enteroviruses Associated with Nonpolio Acute Flaccid Paralysis, India, 2007–2009
Three new enterovirus 71 genogroups are geographically widely disbursed.
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Characterization of the Non-Polio Enterovirus Infections Associated with Acute Flaccid Paralysis in South-Western India
Non-polio enteroviruses (NPEVs) have been reported frequently in association with acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) cases during Polio Surveillance Programs (PSPs) worldwide. However, there is limitedExpand
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Diagnosis of Kyasanur forest disease by nested RT-PCR, real-time RT-PCR and IgM capture ELISA.
Kyasanur forest disease (KFD) is a zoonotic viral disease caused by infection by a Flavivirus, a member of the family Flaviviridae. KFD is a public health concern in the Karnataka State in southernExpand
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