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Research Article

Multiyear Climate Variability and Dengue—El Niño Southern Oscillation, Weather, and Dengue Incidence in Puerto Rico, Mexico, and Thailand: A Longitudinal Data Analysis

  • Michael A. Johansson mail,

    mjohansson@cdc.gov

    Affiliations: Dengue Branch, Division of Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico, United States of America, W. Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Derek A. T. Cummings,

    Affiliation: Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Gregory E. Glass

    Affiliation: W. Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Published: November 17, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000168

About the Authors

Michael A. Johansson
Dengue Branch, Division of Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico, United States of America
Michael A. Johansson, Gregory E. Glass
W. Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
Derek A. T. Cummings
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: mjohansson@cdc.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: MAJ DATC GEG. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: MAJ DATC GEG. Designed the experiments/the study: MAJ DATC GEG. Analyzed the data: MAJ GEG. Collected data/did experiments for the study: MAJ. Wrote the first draft of the paper: MAJ GEG. Contributed to the writing of the paper: MAJ DATC GEG.