Inflammatory Cytokine Expression Is Associated with Chikungunya Virus Resolution and Symptom Severity


The Chikungunya virus infection zones have now quickly spread from Africa to parts of Asia, North America and Europe. Originally thought to trigger a disease of only mild symptoms, recently Chikungunya virus caused large-scale fatalities and widespread economic loss that was linked to recent virus genetic mutation and evolution. Due to the paucity of… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001279


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