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Dengue virus

Edited by Prof Wen-Chang Chang

This series, published in Journal of Biomedical Science, highlights recent advances in the research field of dengue virus infection.  

  1. Research

    Dengue virus infection induces autophagy: an in vivo study

    We and others have reported that autophagy is induced by dengue viruses (DVs) in various cell lines, and that it plays a supportive role in DV replication. This study intended to clarify whether DV infection c...

    Ying-Ray Lee, Hsuan-Yun Hu, Szu-Han Kuo, Huan-Yao Lei, Yee-Shin Lin, Trai-Ming Yeh, Ching-Chuan Liu and Hsiao-Sheng Liu

    Journal of Biomedical Science 2013 20:65

    Published on: 8 September 2013

  2. Review

    Current progress in dengue vaccines

    Dengue is one of the most important emerging vector-borne viral diseases. There are four serotypes of dengue viruses (DENV), each of which is capable of causing self-limited dengue fever (DF) or even life-thre...

    Shu-Wen Wan, Chiou-Feng Lin, Shuying Wang, Yu-Hung Chen, Trai-Ming Yeh, Hsiao-Sheng Liu, Robert Anderson and Yee-Shin Lin

    Journal of Biomedical Science 2013 20:37

    Published on: 13 June 2013

  3. Review

    Immunologic hypo- or non-responder in natural dengue virus infection

    Serologically defined primary dengue virus infection and/or subsequent homologous serotype infection is known to be associated with less severe disease as compared with secondary subsequent heterologous seroty...

    Guey Chuen Perng and Kulkanya Chokephaibulkit

    Journal of Biomedical Science 2013 20:34

    Published on: 31 May 2013