- Hantaan virus antibody prevalence in rodent populations of several provinces of northeastern Thailand
Center for Vaccine Development Research Center for Emerging Viral Disease, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
Trop Med Int Health 7:840-5. 2002
..3% positive within species), Rattus exulans (2.1%), R. losea (1.6%) and R. rattus (0.9%). Species such as R. exulans and R. losea are candidate hosts of unidentified Hantaan-like viruses in Thailand...
- First isolation of Japanese encephalitis from Culex quinquefasciatus in Thailand
Center for Vaccine Development, Research Center for Emerging Viral Diseases, Institute of Science and Technology for Research and Development, Mahidol University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:875-8. 2005
..culiciomyia) (pooled by specific specimen), were processed for virus isolation. Two pools of Cx. quinquefasciatus yielded a JE virus isolation. This represents the first report of JE virus isolation from Cx. quinquefasciatus in Thailand...
- Silent transmission of virus during a Dengue epidemic, Nakhon Pathom Province, Thailand 2001
Nakhon Pathom Provincial Health Office, Ministry of Public Health, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:899-903. 2006
..This underlines the importance of community-based control in informing people of their involvement in virus transmission and the importance of personal protection...
- Potential association of dengue hemorrhagic fever incidence and remote senses land surface temperature, Thailand, 1998
Center for Vaccine Development, Research Center for Emerging Viral Disease, Institute of Science and Technology for Research and Development, Mahidol University, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 38:427-33. 2007
..Non-climatic factors are supposed to be at the origin of this discrepancy between seasonality in climate (LST) and DHF incidence during epidemics...
- Assessment of a new strategy, based on Aedes aegypti (L.) pupal productivity, for the surveillance and control of dengue transmission in Thailand
Centre for Vectors and Vector Borne Diseases, Mahidol University at Salaya, Nakhon Pathom 73170, Thailand
Ann Trop Med Parasitol 102:161-71. 2008
..If even such targeted treatment is to be sustainable, however, it will have to be integrated, as one of several activities in which the at-risk communities are encouraged to participate...
- Dengue hemorrhagic fever epidemiology in Thailand: description and forecasting of epidemics
Institut de Recherche pour le Developpement, IRD, 213 rue La Fayette, 75010 Paris, France
Microbes Infect 4:699-705. 2002
..1% of the total) are identified. Control activities can thus be improved through early management and prevention of the 308,636 supplementary cases occurring during epidemics (37.0% of the total recorded)...
- Detection of H5N1 avian influenza virus from mosquitoes collected in an infected poultry farm in Thailand
Center of Excellence for Vectors and Vector Borne Diseases, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University at Salaya, Nakhonpathom, Thailand
Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:105-9. 2008
..Collecting and testing mosquitoes engorged with the blood of domestic or wild animals could be a valuable tool for veterinary and public health authorities who conduct surveillance for H5N1 virus spread...
- Seroepidemiological survey among schoolchildren during the 2000-2001 dengue outbreak of Ratchaburi Province, Thailand
Department of Medical Entomology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 34:564-8. 2003
..Serosurveys among schoolchildren appear to be early warning system, and can be advantageous in early dengue control actions, in order to break the chain of transmission before an impending epidemic...
- Geographic dynamics of viral encephalitis in Thailand
Timothy J Henrich
Yale University School of Medicine, 367 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
Microbes Infect 5:603-11. 2003
..Active etiologic surveillance is necessary in a variety of geographic settings in order to provide physicians with information necessary for disease prevention and clinical management...