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Flavivirus Neurotropism, Neuroinvasion, Neurovirulence and Neurosusceptibility: Clues to Understanding Flavivirus- and Dengue-Induced Encephalitis

By Myriam Lucia Velandia and Jaime E. Castellanos

Submitted: February 9th 2011Reviewed: November 25th 2011Published: February 24th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/26571

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Myriam Lucia Velandia and Jaime E. Castellanos (February 24th 2012). Flavivirus Neurotropism, Neuroinvasion, Neurovirulence and Neurosusceptibility: Clues to Understanding Flavivirus- and Dengue-Induced Encephalitis, Viral Genomes - Molecular Structure, Diversity, Gene Expression Mechanisms and Host-Virus Interactions, Maria Laura Garcia and Victor Romanowski, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/26571. Available from:

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