These authors contributed equally to this study.
Detection of Dengue Virus Nonstructural Protein 1 (NS1) by Using ELISA as a Useful Laboratory Diagnostic Method for Dengue Virus Infection of International Travelers
Version of Record online: 8 MAR 2013
© 2013 International Society of Travel Medicine
Journal of Travel Medicine
Volume 20, Issue 3, pages 185–193, May/June 2013
How to Cite
Moi, M. L., Omatsu, T., Tajima, S., Lim, C.-K., Kotaki, A., Ikeda, M., Harada, F., Ito, M., Saijo, M., Kurane, I. and Takasaki, T. (2013), Detection of Dengue Virus Nonstructural Protein 1 (NS1) by Using ELISA as a Useful Laboratory Diagnostic Method for Dengue Virus Infection of International Travelers. Journal of Travel Medicine, 20: 185–193. doi: 10.1111/jtm.12018
Presented in part at the 9th Asia Pacific Travel Health Conference in Conjunction with the 5th Regional Meeting of the International Society of Travel Medicine, Singapore. May 2012; 86th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association for Infectious Diseases, Nagasaki, Japan. April 2012 (in Japanese).
- Issue online: 12 APR 2013
- Version of Record online: 8 MAR 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 5 DEC 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 30 NOV 2012
- Manuscript Received: 13 APR 2012
- Research on Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare. Grant Numbers: H20-shinkou-ippan-015, H21-shinkou-ippan-005, H23-shinkou-ippan-010
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