Dengue fever and dengue haemorrhagic fever: challenges of controlling an enemy still at large.

@article{Kurane2001DengueFA,
  title={Dengue fever and dengue haemorrhagic fever: challenges of controlling an enemy still at large.},
  author={Ichiro Kurane and Tomohiko Takasaki},
  journal={Reviews in medical virology},
  year={2001},
  volume={11 5},
  pages={301-11}
}
Dengue virus infections are a serious cause of morbidity and mortality in most tropical and subtropical areas of the world: mainly Southeast and South Asia, Central and South America, and the Caribbean. Understanding the pathogenesis of dengue haemorrhagic fever (DHF), the severe form of dengue illness, is a very important and challenging research subject. Viral virulence and immune responses have been considered as two major factors responsible for the pathogenesis. Virological studies are… CONTINUE READING
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