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Research Article

Dengue Virus Serotype 2 from a Sylvatic Lineage Isolated from a Patient with Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever

  • Jane Cardosa mail,

    jane.cardosa@gmail.com

    Affiliation: Institute of Health & Community Medicine, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia

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  • Mong How Ooi,

    Affiliations: Institute of Health & Community Medicine, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia, Sibu Hospital, Sibu, Sarawak, Malaysia

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  • Phaik Hooi Tio,

    Affiliation: Institute of Health & Community Medicine, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia

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  • David Perera,

    Affiliation: Institute of Health & Community Medicine, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia

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  • Edward C. Holmes,

    Affiliations: Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Khatijar Bibi,

    Affiliation: University Clinic, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia

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  • Zahara Abdul Manap

    Affiliation: University Clinic, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia

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  • Published: April 28, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000423

About the Authors

Jane Cardosa, Mong How Ooi, Phaik Hooi Tio, David Perera
Institute of Health & Community Medicine, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia
Mong How Ooi
Sibu Hospital, Sibu, Sarawak, Malaysia
Edward C. Holmes
Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Edward C. Holmes
Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
Khatijar Bibi, Zahara Abdul Manap
University Clinic, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, Malaysia

Corresponding Author

Email: jane.cardosa@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JC MHO PHT. Performed the experiments: JC PHT DP. Analyzed the data: JC MHO PHT DP ECH KB ZAM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ECH. Wrote the paper: JC MHO PHT DP ECH. Reviewed the clinical data: MHO. Made the diagnosis and managed the patient: KB. Performed follow-up care: KB. Managed the patient and performed follow-up and review of the case: ZAM.