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Yellow fever: an update.
  • T. Monath
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet. Infectious diseases
  • 1 August 2001
Yellow fever, the original viral haemorrhagic fever, was one of the most feared lethal diseases before the development of an effective vaccine. Today the disease still affects as many as 200,000Expand
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Dengue: the risk to developed and developing countries.
  • T. Monath
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 29 March 1994
Dengue viruses are members of the Flaviviridae, transmitted principally in a cycle involving humans and mosquito vectors. In the last 20 years the incidence of dengue fever epidemics has increasedExpand
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Yellow fever vaccine
  • T. Monath
  • Medicine
  • Expert review of vaccines
  • 1 August 2005
Yellow fever, a mosquito-borne viral hemorrhagic fever, is one of the most lethal diseases of humankind. The etiologic agent is the prototype member of the genus Flavivirus, family Flaviviridae, aExpand
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West Nile fever.
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Recombinant Chimeric Yellow Fever-Dengue Type 2 Virus Is Immunogenic and Protective in Nonhuman Primates
ABSTRACT A chimeric yellow fever (YF)-dengue type 2 (dengue-2) virus (ChimeriVax-D2) was constructed using a recombinant cDNA infectious clone of a YF vaccine strain (YF 17D) as a backbone into whichExpand
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Pathophysiologic correlations in a rhesus monkey model of yellow fever with special observations on the acute necrosis of B cell areas of lymphoid tissues.
Abstract Rhesus monkeys inoculated with yellow fever (YF) (DakH 1279) virus had a predictable course. Death occurred 108–135 hours after infection and was preceded by a 14- to 25-hour period duringExpand
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Pathogenesis and pathophysiology of yellow fever.
It will be apparent to the reader that there is much to learn about the pathogenesis of YF. The role of specific genes and molecular determinants of neurotropism and viscerotropism has been definedExpand
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Japanese encephalitis vaccines: current vaccines and future prospects.
  • T. Monath
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Current topics in microbiology and immunology
  • 2002
Vaccination against JE ideally should be practiced in all areas of Asia where the virus is responsible for human disease. The WHO has placed a high priority on the development of a new vaccine forExpand
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Efficacy of Killed Virus Vaccine, Live Attenuated Chimeric Virus Vaccine, and Passive Immunization for Prevention of West Nile virus Encephalitis in Hamster Model
Results of experiments evaluating the efficacy of three immunization strategies for the prevention of West Nile virus (WNV) encephalitis are reported. Immunization strategies evaluated included aExpand
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A Recombinant Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Ebola Vaccine
Background The worst Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in history has resulted in more than 28,000 cases and 11,000 deaths. We present the final results of two phase 1 trials of an attenuated,Expand
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