Ethnicity and difference in dengue virus-specific memory T cell responses in Cuban individuals.

@article{Sierra2006EthnicityAD,
  title={Ethnicity and difference in dengue virus-specific memory T cell responses in Cuban individuals.},
  author={Beatriz de la C Sierra and Gissell Garc{\'i}a and Ana Beatriz P{\'e}rez and Lu{\'i}s Morier and M. A. Lobo {\'A}lvarez and Gustavo Kour{\'i} and Mar{\'i}a Guadalupe Guzm{\'a}n},
  journal={Viral immunology},
  year={2006},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={
          662-8
        }
}
The different risk factors associated with dengue hemorrhagic fever pathogenesis needs yet additional clarification. The exceptional epidemiological circumstances in Cuba allow their evaluation in a well-defined situation. In the present study the memory T cell response of 80 Cuban donors previously infected with dengue-1 and dengue-2 during the 1977 and 1981 epidemics, and belonging to different ethnic groups, was examined. White people showed, in contrast to black people, stronger and… CONTINUE READING
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