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Dengue fever in the Asia Pacific continues to threaten the quality of public health in the region. Increasing populations and warmer climates are among the factors facilitating the spread of the of the mosquito-borne disease worldwide.
In recent years, the Asia Pacific region has seen outbreaks increase alongside the burden of dengue. The World Health Organization reports the dengue serotype 2 has been widespread across the region since the start of 2017.
This article takes a closer look at tender trends in the region in the first half of 2018