Dengue in Latin America: Systematic Review of Molecular Epidemiological Trends

  title={Dengue in Latin America: Systematic Review of Molecular Epidemiological Trends},
  author={Jos{\'e} Ramos-Casta{\~n}eda and Fl{\'a}via Barreto Dos Santos and Ruth Aral{\'i} Mart{\'i}nez-Vega and Jos{\'e}lio Maria Galv{\~a}o de Araujo and Graham Joint and Elsa Sarti},
  booktitle={PLoS neglected tropical diseases},
Dengue, the predominant arthropod-borne viral disease affecting humans, is caused by one of four distinct serotypes (DENV-1, -2, -3 or -4). A literature analysis and review was undertaken to describe the molecular epidemiological trends in dengue disease and the knowledge generated in specific molecular topics in Latin America, including the Caribbean islands, from 2000 to 2013 in the context of regional trends in order to identify gaps in molecular epidemiological knowledge and future research… CONTINUE READING
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