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    • Comparative analysis of dengue versus chikungunya outbreaks in Costa Rica 

      Sánchez Peña, Fabio Ariel; Barboza Chinchilla, Luis Alberto; Burton, David; Cintrón Arias, Ariel (2018-06)
      For decades, dengue virus has been a cause of major public health concern in Costa Rica, due to its landscape and climatic conditions that favor the circumstances in which the vector, Aedes aegypti, thrives. The emergence ...
    • Vertical Transmission in a Two-Strain Model of Dengue Fever 

      Murillo, David; Holechek, Susan A.; Murillo, Anarina L.; Sánchez Peña, Fabio Ariel; Castillo Chávez, Carlos (2014)
      The role of vertical transmission in vectors has rarely been addressed in the study of dengue dynamics and control, in part because it was not considered a critical population-level factor. In this paper, we apply the ...