Japanese encephalitis and Japanese encephalitis virus in mainland China.


Japanese encephalitis (JE), caused by Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) infection, is the most important viral encephalitis in the world. Approximately 35,000-50,000 people suffer from JE every year, with a mortality rate of 10,000-15,000 people per year. Although the safety and efficacy of JE vaccines (inactivated and attenuated) have been demonstrated… (More)
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@article{Zheng2012JapaneseEA, title={Japanese encephalitis and Japanese encephalitis virus in mainland China.}, author={Yayun Zheng and Minghua Li and Huanyu Wang and Guo-dong Liang}, journal={Reviews in medical virology}, year={2012}, volume={22 5}, pages={301-22} }