Dengue Fever Has Spread To 120 Countries In 50 Years
Dengue is the most common and most rapidly spreading mosquito-borne viral disease in the world.
This film describes the spread of Dengue and features interviews with Dr Remy Teyssou, Director, Partnership for Dengue Control (PDC); Professor Jeremy Farrar, Director, Wellcome Trust and Dr Alexei Marrero from the Philippines Department of Health.
A Dengue Vaccine Could Save Thousands of Lives
Dr Ferdinand Guzman of the San Lazaro Hospital in Manila, Philippines and Dr Sandra Villagomez, a pediatrician in Mexico describe the impact of the Dengue virus in Asia and Latin America and underline the difference a vaccine would make in their countries.