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Volume 16, Number 6—June 2010

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Dengue Virus 3 Genotype I in Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes and Eggs, Brazil, 2005–2006

Ana P.P. Vilela, Leandra B. Figueiredo, João R. dos Santos, Álvaro E. Eiras, Cláudio A. Bonjardim, Paulo C.P. Ferreira, and Erna G.Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

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Table 2

MIR for dengue virus type 3 in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes and larvae, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, October 2005–May 2006*

Stage Positive pools/ analyzed pools No. specimens analyzed MIR, %
Male adult 1/10 100 10.0
Female adult 3/15 137 21.9
Both 4/25 237 16.9
Larvae 1/101 5,573 0.18

*MIR, minimum infection rate.

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