Chikungunya Virus


Chikungunya is a mosquito-borne Alphavirus that is spreading worldwide in the tropical areas and that has a 11.8 kb RNA genome. The most relevant vectors belong to the genus Aedes and contribute to the diffusion of the three different genotypes of the virus from the original site of fi rst identifi cation in East Africa. Recently, an additional site of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4939-3618-2


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