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Dengue and Zika: Control and Antiviral Treatment Strategies

  • Rolf Hilgenfeld
  • Subhash G. Vasudevan

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 1062)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Paul R. Young
    Pages 1-10
  3. Claudia Ohst, Sandra Saschenbrecker, Konstanze Stiba, Katja Steinhagen, Christian Probst, Christiane Radzimski et al.
    Pages 19-43
  4. Katell Bidet, Mariano A. Garcia-Blanco
    Pages 45-62
  5. Emily N. Gallichotte, Ralph S. Baric, Aravinda M. de Silva
    Pages 63-76
  6. Daniel Watterson, Naphak Modhiran, David A. Muller, Katryn J. Stacey, Paul R. Young
    Pages 89-106
  7. Aravinda M. de Silva, Félix A. Rey, Paul R. Young, Rolf Hilgenfeld, Subhash G. Vasudevan
    Pages 107-113
  8. Julien Lescar, Sherryl Soh, Le Tian Lee, Subhash G. Vasudevan, Congbao Kang, Siew Pheng Lim
    Pages 115-129
  9. Rolf Hilgenfeld, Jian Lei, Linlin Zhang
    Pages 131-145
  10. Moon Y. F. Tay, Subhash G. Vasudevan
    Pages 147-163
  11. Siew Pheng Lim, Christian G. Noble, Shahul Nilar, Pei-Yong Shi, Fumiaki Yokokawa
    Pages 187-198
  12. Eduardo Alves dos Santos, Katja Fink
    Pages 215-239
  13. Alessandro T. Caputo, Dominic S. Alonzi, John L. Kiappes, Weston B. Struwe, Alice Cross, Souradeep Basu et al.
    Pages 265-276
  14. Joanna L. Miller, Beatrice E. Tyrrell, Nicole Zitzmann
    Pages 277-301
  15. Robert G. Lowen, Thomas M. Bocan, Christopher D. Kane, Lisa H. Cazares, Krishna P. Kota, Jason T. Ladner et al.
    Pages 303-318
  16. Jenny G. Low, Rene Gatsinga, Subhash G. Vasudevan, Aruna Sampath
    Pages 319-332
  17. Ilane Hernandez-Morales, Marnix Van Loock
    Pages 333-353
  18. Eduardo Samo Gudo, S. Ali, V. S. António, I. R. Chelene, I. Chongo, M. Demanou et al.
    Pages 361-371
  19. Back Matter
    Pages 373-375

About this book

Introduction

This contributed volume contains 25 chapters from leading international scientists working on dengue and Zika viruses, who came together in Praia do Tofo in Mozambique to discuss the latest developments in the fields of epidemiology, pathogenesis, structural virology, immunology, antiviral drug discovery and development, vaccine efficacy, and mosquito control programs. The meeting venue offered an opportunity to discuss current research on these flaviviruses in an idyllic setting, and also to develop first-hand appreciation of the issues in infectious diseases facing developing countries and of the research gaps in Africa.

For readers, who should include basic and clinical researchers in the field and public health professionals, the chapters are organized to provide a comprehensive overview of the various topics in current dengue and Zika virus research.

A unique feature of the proceedings of this meeting is the inclusion of the discussions that took place following presentations. These have been transcribed and appended to the end of the relevant chapters, and they form the “salt in the soup” of this book.


Keywords

Licensed vaccine Efficacious drugs Vector control Antivirals Protective efficacy

Editors and affiliations

  • Rolf Hilgenfeld
    • 1
  • Subhash G. Vasudevan
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of BiochemistryUniversity of LübeckLübeckGermany
  2. 2.Emerging Infectious Diseases ProgramDuke-NUS Medical School SingaporeSingaporeSingapore

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-8727-1
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-8726-4
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-8727-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598
  • Series Online ISSN 2214-8019
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