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Research Article

Optimal Timing of Insecticide Fogging to Minimize Dengue Cases: Modeling Dengue Transmission among Various Seasonalities and Transmission Intensities

  • Mika Oki mail,

    mrs_southern_wind@yahoo.co.jp

    Affiliation: Department of International Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, The Global Center of Excellence, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan

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  • Toshihiko Sunahara,

    Affiliation: Department of International Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, The Global Center of Excellence, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan

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  • Masahiro Hashizume,

    Affiliation: Department of International Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, The Global Center of Excellence, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan

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  • Taro Yamamoto

    Affiliation: Department of International Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, The Global Center of Excellence, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan

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  • Published: October 25, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001367

About the Authors

Mika Oki, Toshihiko Sunahara, Masahiro Hashizume, Taro Yamamoto
Department of International Health, Institute of Tropical Medicine, The Global Center of Excellence, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan

Corresponding Author

Email: mrs_southern_wind@yahoo.co.jp

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TS MO. Performed the experiments: MO. Analyzed the data: MO TS MH TY. Wrote the paper: MO.