Domain III peptides from flavivirus envelope protein are useful antigens for serologic diagnosis and targets for immunization.


The Flavivirus genus of the Flaviviridae family includes 70 enveloped single-stranded-RNA positive-sense viruses transmitted by arthropods. Among these viruses, there are a relevant number of human pathogens including the mosquito-borne dengue virus (DENV), yellow fever virus (YFV), Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) and West Nile virus (WNV), as well as… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.biologicals.2010.07.004


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