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In this case the authors appear to imply that the mechanism is primarily the accumulation of partially protective immunity resulting from earlier infection. From Table 1, we observed that 1) [p-bar] monotonically decreases as age increases; 2) [p-bar] decreases as q increases. [...] The first observation support the concept that some degree of ...


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The "Description of the analyzed data set" section seems suspicious to me: In a nutshell, young women between the ages of 14 and 17 years old were identified and recruited by the project. ... At each follow-up visit during the study period, enrolled participants underwent STI testing and treatment. Also at each follow-up visit, the ...


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This is a reasonable question, and I was surprised to find that official information on whether Aedes aegypti is present in NYC isn't very clear. I personally would have thought that NYC was quite far beyond the range of Aedes aegypti (the 'yellow fever mosquito', believed to be the main vector of Zika virus in the ongoing emergence event in South America), ...



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