Patents related to Dengue Virus Infection

Authors
Warda, Mohamad
Marks, Rory M.
Linhardt, Robert J.
ORCID
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2219-5833
No Thumbnail Available
Other Contributors
Issue Date
2002-08-01
Keywords
Biology , Chemistry and chemical biology , Chemical and biological engineering , Biomedical engineering
Degree
Terms of Use
In Copyright : this Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use. For other uses you need to obtain permission from the rights-holder(s). https://rightsstatements.org/page/InC/1.0/
Full Citation
Patents related to Dengue Virus Infection, M. Warda, R. M. Marks. R. J. Linhardt, Expert Opinions on Therapeutic Patents, Expert Opinion, 12(8), 1127-1143, 2002. .
Abstract
This review discusses patents relevant to dengue virus infection. Dengue virus is a mosquito-transmitted flavivirus that usually causes an acute self-limited febrile illness, but may result in more severe life threatening disease. The lack of animal models that replicate features of the human disease has inhibited developing an understanding of the pathophysiology of dengue virus infection and consequently, limited investigation into potential therapeutics. However, there has been considerable progress in vaccine development and recent insights into the identity of the cells infected during the course of dengue virus infection and characterisation of cell-surface receptors used to mediate infectivity, have provided important information with therapeutic implications. There is no treatment for dengue virus infection and no vaccine is yet available, new approaches are urgently needed.
Description
Expert Opinions on Therapeutic Patents, Expert Opinion, 12(8), 1127-1143
Note : if this item contains full text it may be a preprint, author manuscript, or a Gold OA copy that permits redistribution with a license such as CC BY. The final version is available through the publisher’s platform.
Department
The Linhardt Research Labs.
The Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D. Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies (CBIS)
Publisher
Relationships
The Linhardt Research Labs Online Collection
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
Expert Opinion on Therapeutic Patents
https://harc.rpi.edu/
Access
https://login.libproxy.rpi.edu/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1517/13543776.12.8.1127