Isolation of ancestral sylvatic Dengue virus type 1, Malaysia

Teoh, B.T.; Sam, S.S.; Abd-Jamil, J.; AbuBakar, S. (2010) Isolation of ancestral sylvatic Dengue virus type 1, Malaysia. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 16 (11). p. 1783. ISSN 1080-6059

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    Abstract

    Ancestral sylvatic dengue virus type 1, which was isolated from a monkey in 1972, was isolated from a patient with dengue fever in Malaysia. The virus is neutralized by serum of patients with endemic DENV-1 infection. Rare isolation of this virus suggests a limited spillover infection from an otherwise restricted sylvatic cycle.

    Item Type: Article
    Creators:
    1. Teoh, B.T.
    2. Sam, S.S.
    3. Abd-Jamil, J.
    4. AbuBakar, S.(Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA)
    Journal or Publication Title: Emerging Infectious Diseases
    Additional Information: Teoh, Boon-Teong Sam, Sing-Sin Abd-Jamil, Juraina AbuBakar, Sazaly eng Case Reports Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't 2010/10/30 06:00 Emerg Infect Dis. 2010 Nov;16(11):1783-5.
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Dengue/*epidemiology Dengue Virus/*classification/*genetics Genome, Viral Haplorhini Human Growth Hormone Humans Malaysia Neutralization Tests Phylogeny
    Subjects: R Medicine
    Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
    Depositing User: Mr Jenal S
    Date Deposited: 27 Nov 2012 10:18
    Last Modified: 27 Nov 2012 10:18
    URI: http://eprints.um.edu.my/id/eprint/3968

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