Rabies in Asia: the classical zoonosis.

  title={Rabies in Asia: the classical zoonosis.},
  author={Henry Wilde and Thiravat Hemachudha and Supaporn Wacharapluesadee and Boonlert Lumlertdacha and Veera Tepsumethanon},
  journal={Current topics in microbiology and immunology},
Rabies remains a constant threat to humans throughout much of Asia. The dog is the main reservoir and vector with wildlife playing a very minor role. No Asian country or region has been declared rabies free by WHO in over two decades and there is evidence of canine rabies spread to new regions during the past 10 years. We now have the knowledge and… CONTINUE READING