New Online Chikungunya Information Resource
Chikungunya information collected on comprehensive website
By: Chikungunya Virus Net
Chikungunya Virus Net (www.chikungunyavirusnet.com)
Researchers and health care professionals can keep track of the latest published scientific papers, chikungunya virus jobs and breaking news items. Chikungunya Virus Net also provides a full list of chikungunya guidelines and documents published by international organizations like WHO and CDC. Patients have access to a general section explaining chikungunya virus transmission, epidemiology, symptoms, treatment and prevention, including well defined terms and several video tutorials. Convenient links are included to relevant organizations and clinical chikungunya virus vaccine trials. The information on Chikungunya Virus Net is updated frequently, whereas news items and online research papers are constantly refreshed via RSS news feeds.
Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is an insect-borne virus, of the genus Alphavirus, that is spread by Aedes mosquitoes. Chikungunya infection causes fever and severe joint pain. Other symptoms include muscle pain, headache, nausea, fatigue and rash. The disease shares some clinical signs with dengue, and can be misdiagnosed in areas where dengue (www.denguevirusnet.com)
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