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‘Tis the Season of dengue, chikungunya

'Tis the Season of dengue, chikungunya

This guest post by Aditya Mittal, a Professor at the Kusuma School of Biological Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, is a heart touching story of a little boy who has had multiple trysts with seasonal viral outbreaks – dark blobs in India’s annual heath calendar this time of the year. He also tries to dissect the queer and unexplained ‘nasty viral’ fever, seeking to track its probable links with the onset of diabetes.   … Read more