Role of T cells, cytokines and antibody in dengue fever and dengue haemorrhagic fever.

@article{Fink2006RoleOT,
  title={Role of T cells, cytokines and antibody in dengue fever and dengue haemorrhagic fever.},
  author={Joshua J. Fink and Feng Gu and Subhash G. Vasudevan},
  journal={Reviews in medical virology},
  year={2006},
  volume={16 4},
  pages={263-75}
}
Dengue infections are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in the tropical and sub-tropical regions of the world. There is no vaccine for dengue and also there are no anti-viral drugs to treat the infection. Some patients, typically those experiencing a secondary infection with a different dengue serotype, may progress from an acute febrile disease to the more severe forms of disease, dengue haemorrhagic fever and dengue shock syndrome. Here we discuss the significant immunopathological… CONTINUE READING

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