Strategic releases could transform mosquito populations and virus transmission across cities.
This video gives an overview of Dengue and the related public health challenges.
Researchers found that transmission of dengue, chikungunya, and Zika is highest at around 84 degrees Fahrenheit. Ninety degrees was thought to be the peak-transmission temperature.
Resistant to most pesticides, dengue is the fastest spreading mosquito-borne disease in the world.
Research found that, for people living fewer than 200 meters apart, 60 percent of dengue cases come from the same transmission chain.
IBM is assisting Taiwan and Panama in fighting dengue fever and Zika. This assistance comes as part of IBM's pro bono Health Corps initiative.
This manual provides details about zoonotic diseases of public health importance including laboratory techniques for medical and veterinary laboratories.
The study will examine the vaccine’s safety and ability to generate an immune response.
In 2016, there were 122,020 cases of dengue reported in Vietnam, compared to 2015 numbers the cumulative number of cases in 2016 increased by 25.2 percent.
The model could show scientists how the virus fuses with and infects human cells.