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Human cytomegalovirus
SummaryExposure of human lung fibroblasts to human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) stimulated a rapid increase in the release of [3H] from cells prelabelled with radiolabelled arachidonic acid ([3H]AA).Expand
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Antiviral activity of four types of bioflavonoid against dengue virus type-2
BackgroundDengue is a major mosquito-borne disease currently with no effective antiviral or vaccine available. Effort to find antivirals for it has focused on bioflavonoids, a plant-derivedExpand
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Reemergence of Endemic Chikungunya, Malaysia
Chikungunya virus infection recently reemerged in Malaysia after 7 years of nondetection. Genomic sequences of recovered isolates were highly similar to those of Malaysian isolates from the 1998Expand
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Phylogenetic evidence for inter-typic recombination in the emergence of human enterovirus 71 subgenotypes
BackgroundHuman enterovirus 71 (EV-71) is a common causative agent of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD). In recent years, the virus has caused several outbreaks with high numbers of deaths andExpand
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Enterovirus 71 Outbreak, Brunei
Enterovirus 71 (EV71) outbreaks occur periodically in the Asia-Pacific region. In 2006, Brunei reported its first major outbreak of EV71 infections, associated with fatalities from neurologicExpand
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A Review on Antibacterial, Antiviral, and Antifungal Activity of Curcumin
Curcuma longa L. (Zingiberaceae family) and its polyphenolic compound curcumin have been subjected to a variety of antimicrobial investigations due to extensive traditional uses and low side effects.Expand
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Neglected Tropical Diseases among the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN): Overview and Update
The ten member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) constitute an economic powerhouse, yet these countries also harbor a mostly hidden burden of poverty and neglected tropicalExpand
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Identification of enterovirus 71 isolates from an outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) with fatal cases of encephalomyelitis in Malaysia.
Thirteen enterovirus 71 (EV71) isolates were obtained from both fatal and non-fatal infections of patients seen in Peninsula Malaysia and in Sarawak during an outbreak of hand, foot and mouth diseaseExpand
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Review of Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever Fatal Cases Seen Among Adults: A Retrospective Study
Background Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral disease endemic in many countries in the tropics and sub-tropics. The disease affects mainly children, but in recent years it is becoming more of an adultExpand
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Chikungunya virus of Asian and Central/East African genotypes in Malaysia.
BACKGROUND Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) of the Central/East African genotype has caused large outbreaks worldwide in recent years. In Malaysia, limited CHIKV outbreaks of the endemic Asian and importedExpand
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