May 27, 2014
Dengue global compendium paper published
Messina et al have published a new paper, A global compendium of human dengue virus occurrence in Scientific Data.
The paper presents the global geographic database of human dengue virus occurrence that was produced to generate a global risk map and associated burden estimates. The data collection processes are described in full for the most comprehensive database of confirmed human dengue infection to-date, consisting of 8,309 geo-positioned occurrences in total.