Indonesian Journal of Tropical and Infectious Disease
Vol 5, No 1 (2014)

Molecular Surveillance of Dengue Virus Serotype Using Polymerase Chain Reaction in Surabaya 2013

Kameoka, Masanori ( Center for Infectious Disease, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan)
Kotaki, Tomohiro ( Center for Infectious Disease, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan)
Soegijanto, Soegeng ( Institute of Tropical Desease, Universitas Airlangga)
Mulyatno, Kris Cahyo ( Institute of Tropical Desease, Universitas Airlangga)
Ahwanah, Nur ( Institute of Tropical Desease, Universitas Airlangga)
Churrotin, Siti ( Institute of Tropical Desease, Universitas Airlangga)
Labiqah, Amaliah ( Institute of Tropical Desease, Universitas Airlangga)
Sucipto, Teguh Hari ( Institute of Tropical Desease, Universitas Airlangga)
Konishi, Eiji ( Center for Infectious Disease, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan)



Article Info

Publish Date
06 Jul 2015

Abstract

Dengue is one of the infectious diseases which is endemic in the tropical and sub-tropical country. The disease found in Indonesia Surabaya, 1968. The symptoms of Dengue virus infections are two kinds, first DF (Dengue Fever), second DHF (Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever). This infectious disease transmitted by Aedes aegypti mosquito. Mosquitoes breed in clean water areas. More than 100,000 cases of DF/DHF ccurred in Indonesia every year. The purpose of this study were to provide information and the spread of dengue virus types in Surabaya from January 2013 to September 2013. The nalysis technique used to determine the type of dengue virus nfectionwas used PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction). The results obtained 69% DENV-1, 27% DENV-2 isolates, 4% isolates DENV-3, and 0% DENV-4 isolates.

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Journal Info

Abbrev

IJTID

Publisher

Subject

Earth & Planetary Sciences Health Professions Medicine & Pharmacology Public Health

Description

This journal is a peer-reviewed journal established to promote the recognition of emerging and reemerging diseases specifically in Indonesia, South East Asia, other tropical countries and around the world, and to improve the understanding of factors involved in disease emergence, prevention, and ...