Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-11-27
Received: 14 September 2019
Accepted: 18 November 2019
First Online: 27 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The current retrospective study was conducted on samples collected in the context of National Surveillance Program of Iran for Aedes-borne arboviral infections in accordance with the protocols approved by Iranian Centre for Disease Control and Management Committee. Due to the retrospective nature of the study, it was not possible to obtain informed consent from the participants; however, all data were analyzed anonymously and all experiments were carried out according to the relevant laws and guidelines of the ethical standards of the Declaration of Helsinki. The permission to access the data of the national surveillance program was obtained from Iranian Centre for Disease Control and Management.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests. However, in order to ensure transparency, it is to declare that Anna-Bella Failloux is a member of the editorial board of BMC Infectious Diseases journal.