arbovirus infections

Summary

Summary: Infections caused by arthropod-borne viruses, general or unspecified.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The global emergence/resurgence of arboviral diseases as public health problems
    Duane J Gubler
    Department of Health and Human Services, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Arch Med Res 33:330-42. 2002
  2. pmc Relationships between host viremia and vector susceptibility for arboviruses
    Cynthia C Lord
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida IFAS, Vero Beach 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 43:623-30. 2006
  3. pmc Standardization of immunoglobulin M capture enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays for routine diagnosis of arboviral infections
    D A Martin
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 38:1823-6. 2000
  4. ncbi Come fly with me: review of clinically important arboviruses for global travelers
    Natalie Cleton
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, P O Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Clin Virol 55:191-203. 2012
  5. ncbi Mosquito vectors of the 1998-1999 outbreak of Rift Valley Fever and other arboviruses (Bagaza, Sanar, Wesselsbron and West Nile) in Mauritania and Senegal
    M Diallo
    Institut Pasteur de Dakar, Senegal
    Med Vet Entomol 19:119-26. 2005
  6. pmc Biological transmission of arboviruses: reexamination of and new insights into components, mechanisms, and unique traits as well as their evolutionary trends
    Goro Kuno
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 18:608-37. 2005
  7. pmc Detection of anti-arboviral immunoglobulin G by using a monoclonal antibody-based capture enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
    A J Johnson
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 38:1827-31. 2000
  8. pmc Evolution of mosquito-based arbovirus surveillance systems in Australia
    Andrew F van den Hurk
    Public Health Virology, Communicable Diseases Unit, Queensland Health Forensic and Scientific Services, 39 Kessels Rd, Coopers Plains, Queensland 4108, Australia Andrew
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2012:325659. 2012
  9. pmc Exploiting mosquito sugar feeding to detect mosquito-borne pathogens
    Sonja Hall-Mendelin
    School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:11255-9. 2010
  10. ncbi Arboviral diseases and malaria in Australia, 2007/08: annual report of the National Arbovirus and Malaria Advisory Committee
    Gerard J Fitzsimmons
    Office of Health Protection, Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 33:155-69. 2009

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Publications166 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The global emergence/resurgence of arboviral diseases as public health problems
    Duane J Gubler
    Department of Health and Human Services, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Arch Med Res 33:330-42. 2002
    ....
  2. pmc Relationships between host viremia and vector susceptibility for arboviruses
    Cynthia C Lord
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida IFAS, Vero Beach 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 43:623-30. 2006
    ..Relying on assumptions with little support may result in erroneous conclusions about the importance of different hosts...
  3. pmc Standardization of immunoglobulin M capture enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays for routine diagnosis of arboviral infections
    D A Martin
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 38:1823-6. 2000
    ..0 as a positive cutoff value. With a blind-coded human serum panel, this combined MAC-ELISA was shown to have test sensitivity and specificity that correlated well with those of other serological techniques...
  4. ncbi Come fly with me: review of clinically important arboviruses for global travelers
    Natalie Cleton
    Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, P O Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    J Clin Virol 55:191-203. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi Mosquito vectors of the 1998-1999 outbreak of Rift Valley Fever and other arboviruses (Bagaza, Sanar, Wesselsbron and West Nile) in Mauritania and Senegal
    M Diallo
    Institut Pasteur de Dakar, Senegal
    Med Vet Entomol 19:119-26. 2005
    ..poicilipes; 51 Wesselsbron (WSL) from Ae. vexans and 30 strains of West Nile (WN) from Ma. uniformis, showing differential specific virus-vector associations in the circulation activity of these five arboviruses...
  6. pmc Biological transmission of arboviruses: reexamination of and new insights into components, mechanisms, and unique traits as well as their evolutionary trends
    Goro Kuno
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 18:608-37. 2005
    ..Overall, discussion of the diverse range of theories proposed and observations made by many investigators was found to be highly valuable for sorting out the possible mechanism(s) of the emergence of arboviral diseases...
  7. pmc Detection of anti-arboviral immunoglobulin G by using a monoclonal antibody-based capture enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
    A J Johnson
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 38:1827-31. 2000
    ..The tests were standardized for laboratory diagnosis of arboviral infections, with the intent that they be used in tandem with the corresponding IgM antibody-capture ELISAs...
  8. pmc Evolution of mosquito-based arbovirus surveillance systems in Australia
    Andrew F van den Hurk
    Public Health Virology, Communicable Diseases Unit, Queensland Health Forensic and Scientific Services, 39 Kessels Rd, Coopers Plains, Queensland 4108, Australia Andrew
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2012:325659. 2012
    ..New diagnostic technology, such as next generation sequencing and biosensors, will increase the capacity for recognizing emergent or exotic viruses, while cloud computing platforms will facilitate rapid dissemination of data...
  9. pmc Exploiting mosquito sugar feeding to detect mosquito-borne pathogens
    Sonja Hall-Mendelin
    School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:11255-9. 2010
    ..The simplicity and efficacy of this approach has the potential to transform current approaches to vector-borne disease surveillance by streamlining the monitoring of pathogens in vector populations...
  10. ncbi Arboviral diseases and malaria in Australia, 2007/08: annual report of the National Arbovirus and Malaria Advisory Committee
    Gerard J Fitzsimmons
    Office of Health Protection, Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
    Commun Dis Intell Q Rep 33:155-69. 2009
    ..This annual report presents information on diseases transmitted by mosquitoes in Australia and notified to NNDSS...
  11. ncbi Transmission cycles, host range, evolution and emergence of arboviral disease
    Scott C Weaver
    Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, Center for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0609, USA
    Nat Rev Microbiol 2:789-801. 2004
    ..We discuss viruses of medical importance, including Venezuelan equine and Japanese encephalitis viruses, dengue viruses and West Nile viruses...
  12. pmc Possible ecology and epidemiology of medically important mosquito-borne arboviruses in Great Britain
    J M Medlock
    Health Protection Agency, Centre for Emergency Preparedness and Response, Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 135:466-82. 2007
    ..Knowledge of the potential GB-specific disease ecology can aid assessments of risk from mosquito-borne arboviruses...
  13. ncbi Tick-borne viruses
    M Labuda
    Institute of Zoology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Dubravska cesta 9, 845 06 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Parasitology 129:S221-45. 2004
    ..Key challenges are to determine the molecular adaptations that allow tick-borne viruses to infect and replicate in both tick and vertebrate cells, and to identify the principal ecological determinants of tick-borne virus survival...
  14. ncbi Simultaneous detection of bovine arboviruses using single-tube multiplex reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction
    Seiichi Ohashi
    Kyushu Research Station, National Institute of Animal Health, 2702 Chuzan, Kagoshima 891 0105, Japan
    J Virol Methods 120:79-85. 2004
    ..The mRT-PCR may be a sensitive and rapid assay for surveillance of bovine arboviruses in field specimens...
  15. ncbi Arbovirus infections and viral haemorrhagic fevers in Uganda: a serological survey in Karamoja district, 1984
    F Rodhain
    Unité d Ecologie des Systèmes Vectoriels, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 83:851-4. 1989
    ..No evidence of yellow fever or dengue virus circulation was observed. A few individuals had antibodies against Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever, Lassa, Ebola and Marburg viruses, suggesting that these viruses all circulate in the area...
  16. ncbi Arboviruses associated with human disease in Australia
    R C Russell
    Department of Medical Entomology, University of Sydney, Institute of Clinical Pathology and Medical Research, Westmead Hospital, NSW 2145, Westmead, Australia
    Microbes Infect 2:1693-704. 2000
    ..The flaviviruses Murray Valley encephalitis, Kunjin and Japanese encephalitis virus are restricted in distribution and activity but may cause life-threatening illness, and dengue viruses are active in some areas...
  17. ncbi Serologic survey of domestic animals for zoonotic arbovirus infections in the Lacandón Forest region of Chiapas, Mexico
    Armando Ulloa
    Centro de Investigacion de Paludismo, Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 3:3-9. 2003
    ..There was no evidence for transmission of the other viruses (ROC, ILH, EEE, WEE) in the study area...
  18. pmc Potential arbovirus emergence and implications for the United Kingdom
    Ernest Andrew Gould
    Centre for Ecology and Hydrology Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:549-55. 2006
    ..While other arboviruses, such as West Nile virus, Sindbis virus, Tahyna virus, and Louping ill virus, apparently circulate in the United Kingdom, they do not appear to present an imminent threat to humans or animals...
  19. ncbi Arboviral infections in the United States
    T F Tsai
    Medical Sciences, Centers for Disease Control, Fort Collins, Colorado
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 5:73-102. 1991
    ..These trends, the periodic epidemic resurgence of arboviral diseases such as St. Louis encephalitis, and the discovery of new arboviruses present a continued challenge to infectious disease clinicians...
  20. ncbi Epidemiology of neuroinvasive arboviral disease in the United States, 1999-2007
    Carolyn A Reimann
    Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado 80262, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:974-9. 2008
    ..The CAL serogroup virus, SLEV, and EEEV disease are persistent public health concerns in the United States warranting ongoing prevention efforts...
  21. ncbi Human arbovirus infections worldwide
    D J Gubler
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 951:13-24. 2001
    ..This paper will provide an overview of the medically important arboviruses and discuss several in more detail as case studies to illustrate our tenuous position as we begin the twenty-first century...
  22. ncbi Veterinarians refine new arbovirus diagnostic tools
    Mark Thornley
    Aust Vet J 83:246. 2005
  23. ncbi Population health aspects of mosquito-borne disease in New South Wales
    Stephen Doggett
    Department of Medical Entomology, Institute of Clincial Pathology and Medical Research, Westmead
    N S W Public Health Bull 15:193-9. 2004
  24. ncbi A survey of the relationships among the viruses not considered arboviruses, vertebrates, and arthropods
    G Kuno
    Arbovirus Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, P O Box 2087, Fort Collins, CO 80522 2087, USA
    Acta Virol 48:135-43. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi Bird movement predicts Buggy Creek virus infection in insect vectors
    Charles R Brown
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 7:304-14. 2007
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  26. ncbi Short report: detection probability of arbovirus infection in mosquito populations
    Weidong Gu
    Illinois Natural History Survey, Medical Entomology Laboratory, 182 Natural Resources Building, 607 E Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 71:636-8. 2004
    ..We emphasize sample size as a key determinant in detection of mosquito infections and recommend intensified entomologic surveys at sentinel sites to detect arboviral activity...
  27. ncbi Effects of altitude, distance and waves of movement on the dispersal in Australia of the arbovirus vector, Culicoides brevitarsis Kieffer (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
    Alan L Bishop
    NSW Agriculture, Locked Bag 26, Gosford, NSW 2250, Australia
    Prev Vet Med 65:135-45. 2004
    ..A third model showed that previously described slower movement of C. brevitarsis up the more-southerly Hunter valley relative to movements down the coastal plain also was related to increasing altitude...
  28. ncbi [Risk of arbovirus transmission by ticks in Thailand]
    J P Cornet
    Laboratoire d Acarologie, Center for Vectors and Vector Borne Diseases, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Rama 6 Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Med Trop (Mars) 64:43-9. 2004
    ..A perusal of the literature allowed initial assessment of the risk for introduction and spread of ticks by bird hosts in Southeast Asia as well as of associated virus...
  29. ncbi Culture-independent analysis of midgut microbiota in the arbovirus vector Culicoides sonorensis (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
    Corey L Campbell
    USDA ARS, Arthropod Borne Animal Diseases Research Laboratory, College of Agriculture, Department 3354, 1000 E University Ave, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    J Med Entomol 41:340-8. 2004
    ..sonorensis, laboratory-emerged C. sonorensis, and laboratory-emerged C. variipennis...
  30. ncbi Arboviral infection in two species of wild jays (Aves: Corvidae): evidence for population impacts
    Mary C Garvin
    Archbold Biological Station, 123 Main Dr, Venus, FL 33960, USA
    J Med Entomol 41:215-25. 2004
    ..Survival of adult blue jays seropositive to EEE was significantly lower than that of seronegative birds based on resight rates, but infection did not seem to affect survival of adult or juvenile Florida scrub-jays...
  31. ncbi Arbovirus circulation, temporal distribution, and abundance of mosquito species in two Carolina bay habitats
    D I Ortiz
    Center for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0609, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 5:20-32. 2005
    ..The study of mosquito and arbovirus ecology in Carolina Bay habitats could provide more information on the transmission dynamics of arboviruses and its impact on human and animal arboviral disease occurrence in South Carolina...
  32. ncbi A very brief history of arbovirology, focusing on contributions by workers of the Rockefeller foundation
    Charles H Calisher
    Arthropod Borne and Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 5:202-11. 2005
  33. ncbi Investigator profile. Interview with Charles H. Calisher, Ph.d. Interview by Vicki Glaser
    Charles H Calisher
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 5:212-7. 2005
  34. pmc Intensive early season adulticide applications decrease arbovirus transmission throughout the Coachella Valley, Riverside County, California
    Hugh D Lothrop
    Arbovirus Research Unit, Center for Vectorborne Diseases, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:475-89. 2008
    ..tarsalis abundance and delay of WNV activity in the rural lower valley and a marked decline in transmission by Culex quinquefasciatus Say populations in the densely populated upper northwestern valley with no human cases reported...
  35. ncbi Arboviruses and their vectors in the Pacific--status report
    Laurent Guillaumot
    Entomology Unit, New Caledonia Pasteur Institute
    Pac Health Dialog 12:45-52. 2005
    ..This paper reviews the situation regarding these diseases in the Pacific and provides information on the way they are transmitted as well as on the biology of the mosquito vectors...
  36. ncbi [Attention-getting infectious diseases: Importance of renewed awareness]
    Kazuhiko Koike
    Nihon Naika Gakkai Zasshi 96:2383-5. 2007
  37. pmc Serological evidence of arboviral infection and self-reported febrile illness among U.S. troops deployed to Al Asad, Iraq
    M S Riddle
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 136:665-9. 2008
    ..Self-reported febrile illness was uncommon although often debilitating, and the risk of illness due to arbovirus infections was relatively low.
  38. ncbi Emergent arboviruses in Brazil
    Luiz Tadeu Moraes Figueiredo
    Centro de Pesquisa em Virologia, Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirao Preto, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 40:224-9. 2007
    ....
  39. ncbi Necropsy findings and arbovirus surveillance in mourning doves from the southeastern United States
    Richard W Gerhold
    Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Wildl Dis 43:129-35. 2007
    ..West Nile virus was isolated from 2.1% (n = 17) and eastern equine encephalitis virus (EEEV) was isolated from 0.2% (n = 2) of the submitted birds...
  40. ncbi Infection by certain arboviruses among workers potentially at risk of infection
    A Nagwa
    Water Pollution Dept, National Research Centre, Cairo-Egypt
    J Egypt Public Health Assoc 76:169-82. 2001
    ..38%) and 3 persons for SIN viruses. Out of the four STPs Helwan workers' exhibited the highest infection rate for most of the studied arboviruses WN, SFN, SIN and SFS...
  41. ncbi Host-plant viral infection effects on arthropod-vector population growth, development and behaviour: management and epidemiological implications
    J Colvin
    Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, Central Avenue Chatham Maritime, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TB, United Kingdom
    Adv Virus Res 67:419-52. 2006
  42. ncbi Comparative attractiveness of two chicken breeds to mosquitoes in southern California
    Rosalie T Trevejo
    Western University of Health Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, 309 East Second Street, Pomona, CA 91766 1854, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 22:37-41. 2006
    ..Larger sample sizes or experimental infection of different chicken breeds may identify differences in their response to arbovirus infection...
  43. pmc Global traffic and disease vector dispersal
    Andrew J Tatem
    Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:6242-7. 2006
    ..In contrast, An. gambiae has rarely spread from Africa, which we suggest is partly due to the low volume of sea traffic from the continent and, until very recently, a European destination for most flights...
  44. ncbi Evolutionary influences in arboviral disease
    S C Weaver
    Center for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases and Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0609, USA
    Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 299:285-314. 2006
    ..Reverse genetic technologies that are now available for most arbovirus groups should be exploited to test assumptions and hypotheses derived from retrospective phylogenetic approaches...
  45. ncbi A scenario for invasion and dispersal of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in New Zealand
    Jose G B Derraik
    Ecology and Health Research Centre, Department of Public Health, Wellington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, P O Box 7343, Wellington, New Zealand
    J Med Entomol 43:1-8. 2006
    ..In this study, the possible means of invasion and dispersal of Ae. albopictus in northern New Zealand are discussed, along with the factors that should facilitate its establishment in the event it evades border controls...
  46. ncbi Rodent and arthropod-borne viral zoonoses in Northern Europe
    Olli Vapalahti
    Department of Basic Veterinary Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Department of Virology, Haartman Institute, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Acta Vet Scand Suppl 100:69-71. 2003
  47. ncbi [Infections due to Toscana virus, West Nile virus, and other arboviruses of interest in Europe]
    Mari Paz Sánchez-Seco
    Laboratorio de Arbovirus y Enfermedades Víricas Importadas, Centro Nacional de Microbiologia, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Majadahonda, Madrid, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 23:560-8. 2005
    ..To achieve an accurate diagnosis, high clinical suspicion is required as well as highly specific laboratory techniques, mainly based on IgM detection, RT-PCR and viral culture of CSF and/or serum...
  48. ncbi Introduction and establishment of Aedes (Finlaya) Japonicus japonicus (Theobald) on the island of Hawaii: implications for arbovirus transmission
    Linda Burnham Larish
    Vector Control Branch, Hawaii State Department of Health, Hilo, Hawaii 96720, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 21:318-21. 2005
    ....
  49. ncbi Arboviruses in Italy
    L Nicoletti
    Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immune Mediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
    Parassitologia 50:109-11. 2008
    ....
  50. ncbi Distribution of three arbovirus antibodies among monkeys (Macaca fascicularis) in the Philippines
    S Inoue
    Department of Virology, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, 1 12 4 Sakamoto, Nagasaki City, Nagasaki 852 8523, Japan
    J Med Primatol 32:89-94. 2003
    ..These findings suggest possible sylvatic transmission cycles of these viruses...
  51. ncbi [Anti-arbovirus antibodies positive serum screening in population of Saratov]
    S A Shcherbakova
    Vopr Virusol 47:32-4. 2002
    ..The incidence of antibodies to Batai and Sindbis viruses was the highest. Activation of natural foci of these arboviruses can lead to exacerbation of the epidemic situation in the region...
  52. ncbi Creatures of our own making
    Stephen Budiansky
    Science 298:80-6. 2002
  53. ncbi Mosquitoes and disease
    Leslie Roberts
    Science 298:82-3. 2002
  54. ncbi [Arboviruses and epizootic viruses]
    Vincent Deubel
    Unité de Biologie des Infections Virales Emergentes, Institut Pasteur, 21, Avenue Tony Garnier, 69365 Lyon, France
    C R Biol 325:855-61; discussion 879-83. 2002
    ..In virology, studies on the interactions of the viruses with their vectors and vertebrate hosts and on the pathophysiology of the infections will allow a better prevention of these diseases...
  55. ncbi Influence of nonsystemic transmission on the epidemiology of insect borne arboviruses: a case study of vesicular stomatitis epidemiology in the western United States
    Cynthia C Lord
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida, IFAS, Vero Beach 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 39:417-26. 2002
    ..The data needed to compare the two pathways and their relative roles in virus epidemiology are discussed...
  56. ncbi [Review of genus Coquilletidia (Diptera: Culicidae) in Madagascar and description of the larva of Cq. grandidieri (Blanchard, 1905)]
    G Le Goff
    Institut Pasteur de Madagascar, BP 1274 101 Antananarivo Madagascar
    Arch Inst Pasteur Madagascar 68:100-3. 2002
    ..The geographical distribution of Coquilletidia adults collected in various bio-climatic zones in Madagascar, combined with observed morphological characters, permit us to attribute this larva to Cq. grandidieri...
  57. ncbi [Anti-arboviral properties of different substances of chemical and plant origin]
    I A Vynograd
    Lviv Scientific-Research Institute of Epidemiology and Hygiene, Ministry of Public Health of Ukraine, 12 Zelena St, Lviv, 79005, Ukraine
    Mikrobiol Z 63:14-9. 2001
    ....
  58. ncbi Initiating arbovirus surveillance in Arkansas, 2001
    Rebekah J Kent
    Department of Entomology, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:223-9. 2003
    ..These infections are the first reported incidences of WN virus in Arkansas. Sera from five horses with suspected encephalitis all tested negative for WN, eastern equine encephalitis, and western equine encephalitis viruses...
  59. ncbi Inadequate management of natural ecosystem in the Brazilian Amazon region results in the emergence and reemergence of arboviruses
    P F Vasconcelos
    World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Reference and Research on Arboviruses, Department of Arbovirus, Instituto Evandro Chagas, , , , PA, 66090-000, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 17:155-64. 2001
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  60. ncbi Prevalence of antibodies to West Nile fever, sandfly fever Sicilian, and sandfly fever Naples viruses in healthy adults in Israel
    D Cohen
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Public Health Rev 27:217-30. 1999
    The arbovirus infections West Nile fever (WNF) and sandfly fever (SFF) are both endemic in the Middle East...
  61. ncbi Health risks of travelers in South Africa
    S Waner
    South African Institute of Medical Research and University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
    J Travel Med 6:199-203. 1999
    ..b>Arbovirus infections do occur but relatively few cases are reported...
  62. ncbi Control of arbovirus infections by a coordinated response: West Nile Virus in England and Wales
    Dilys Morgan
    Emerging Infections and Zoonoses Department, Health Protection Agency, Centre for Infections, London, UK
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 48:305-12. 2006
    ..All have been negative for WNV. A WNV contingency plan was produced in 2004, and this could be used as a generic plan for an effective and coordinated response in the event of the emergence of a new vector-borne zoonotic infection...
  63. ncbi Risks for Ross River virus disease in tropical Australia
    David Harley
    Queensland Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disability, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Mater Hospital, Brisbane, 4101, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 34:548-55. 2005
    ..Therefore, we set out to determine individual risk and protective factors for RRV disease in a high incidence area and to assess the utility of the case-control design applied for this purpose to an arbovirus disease...
  64. ncbi Factors influencing the transmission of western equine encephalomyelitis virus between its vertebrate maintenance hosts and from them to humans
    C E Smith
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 37:33S-39S. 1987
    ..the key factors with greater precision; but it also provides a unique model of the dedication and ingenuity required if comparable levels of understanding of the ecology and epidemiology of other arbovirus infections are to be achieved.
  65. pmc The neglected arboviral infections in mainland China
    Xiaoyan Gao
    State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Control and Prevention, Institute for Viral Disease Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Diseases Control and Prevention, Beijing, China
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e624. 2010
    ..These and other newly found arbovirus infections due to Banna virus and Tahyna virus contribute to a large and relatively neglected disease burden in China...
  66. ncbi Salivary gland morphology and virus transmission during long-term cytopathologic West Nile virus infection in Culex mosquitoes
    Yvette A Girard
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 76:118-28. 2007
    ..Results from this study add to a growing body of evidence that arbovirus infections in mosquito vectors can be cytopathic, and offer a potential mechanism for virus-induced cell death in ..
  67. ncbi Amplification due to spatial clustering in an individual-based model of mosquito-avian arbovirus transmission
    Jeffrey Shaman
    College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University, 104 COAS Admin Building, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 101:469-83. 2007
    ..This model provides a basis for future exploration of specific zoonotic transmission cycles, including West Nile virus, and could be used to test the efficacy of various control strategies...
  68. pmc Present and future arboviral threats
    Scott C Weaver
    Department of Pathology and Center for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0609, USA
    Antiviral Res 85:328-45. 2010
    ..Further research is needed to understand the potential of these and other arboviruses to emerge in the future, invade new geographic areas, and become important public and veterinary health problems...
  69. ncbi Rapid screening for sentinel chicken seroconversions against arboviruses
    Min Lee Cheng
    West Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District, 1295 E Locust Street, Ontario, CA 91761, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 27:437-40. 2011
    ....
  70. ncbi [Brazil, land of choice for arbovirosis?]
    F Bedin
    bioMerieux, Tour CERVI, Lyon, France
    Med Trop (Mars) 67:281-7. 2007
    ..Currently yellow fever and especially dengue fever are major public health problems...
  71. ncbi Development of inactivated trivalent vaccine for the teratogenic Aino, Akabane and Chuzan viruses
    Yeon Hee Kim
    National Veterinary Research and Quarantine Service, Ministry for Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Anyang, Republic of Korea
    Biologicals 39:152-7. 2011
    ..These arbovirus infections are mainly associated with abortion, stillbirth and congenital defects in pregnant cattle, sheep and goats, ..
  72. ncbi [Asymptomatic infections in man: a Trojan horse for the introduction and spread of mosquito-borne arboviruses in non-endemic areas?]
    C Chastel
    Bull Soc Pathol Exot 104:213-9. 2011
    In mosquito-borne arbovirus infections in man the asymptomatic cases are much more frequent than the symptomatic ones, but their true role in the introduction and subsequent spread of such diseases in non-endemic areas remains to be ..
  73. ncbi [Assessing epidemiological consequences two years after the tsunami of 26 December 2004?]
    C Chastel
    Laboratoire de Virologie, Faculte de Medecine, Brest, France
    Bull Soc Pathol Exot 100:139-42. 2007
    ..As after such disaster the occurrence of large epidemics of cholera, malaria or arbovirus infections are to be expected...
  74. ncbi [Aedes albopictus: chronical of a spreading vector]
    F Pages
    l Unité d Entomologie médicale, Institut de Medecine Tropicale du Service de Sante des Armees, Marseille
    Med Trop (Mars) 66:226-8. 2006
    ..In several locations that it has invaded, the tiger mosquito has played a major role in arbovirus transmission (dengue fever and chikungunya). A recent example is the outbreak of chikungunya on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion..
  75. ncbi Prevalence of antibodies to West Nile virus and other arboviruses among Crested Caracaras (Caracara cheriway) in Florida
    Nicole M Nemeth
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    J Wildl Dis 45:817-22. 2009
    ..Knowledge of arboviral infection among Florida's Crested Caracara, which is both state and federally threatened, is valuable considering increasing pressure on this population from rapid and extensive habitat alterations...
  76. ncbi Global warming and possums: contributors in the future to new mosquito-borne human diseases in New Zealand?
    Edwin R Nye
    N Z Med J 120:U2839. 2007
  77. pmc Using fluorescently labelled M13-tailed primers to isolate 45 novel microsatellite loci from the arboviral vector Culex tarsalis
    M Venkatesan
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Med Vet Entomol 21:204-8. 2007
    ..The M13-tailed primer method was more efficient in identifying useful loci than traditional screening by acrylamide gel electrophoresis. These markers will be useful for investigating genetic questions in this important vector mosquito...
  78. ncbi Evaluation of arthropod-borne viruses and other infectious disease pathogens as the causes of febrile illnesses in the Khartoum Province of Sudan
    M C McCarthy
    U S Naval Medical Research Unit No 3, Cairo, Egypt
    J Med Virol 48:141-6. 1996
    ..These data indicated that phleboviruses and to a lesser extent, WN, P. falciparum, and enterobacterial pathogens were causes of acute febrile illnesses following the 1988 flood in Khartoum, Sudan...
  79. ncbi Development of a virus-resistant inbred mouse strain for the study of innate resistance to Arbo B viruses
    D Groschel
    Arch Gesamte Virusforsch 17:379-91. 1965
  80. ncbi California encephalitis in Alabama
    M Y Mancao
    Department of Pediatrics, University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, USA
    South Med J 89:992-3. 1996
    ..This report stresses the importance of including California encephalitis in the differential diagnosis when children have fever and altered sensorium after exposure to mosquitoes during summer months...
  81. ncbi [Serological monitoring of arbovirus infections in the estuary of the Kuban River (the 2006-2007 data)]
    D K L'vov
    Vopr Virusol 53:30-5. 2008
    ....
  82. pmc Arbovirus infection increases with group size
    C R Brown
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 268:1833-40. 2001
    ..The results have implications for both understanding the fitness consequences of coloniality for cliff swallows and understanding the temporal and spatial variation in arboviral epidemics...
  83. ncbi Infections of the developing world
    Srinivas Murthy
    Department of Critical Care Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X8, Canada
    Crit Care Clin 29:485-507. 2013
    ..This article reviews selected tropical diseases that are seen in diverse locales and often require critical care services. ..
  84. ncbi A review of the status and significance of the species within the Culex pipiens group in Australia
    Richard C Russell
    University of Sydney, Department of Medical Entomology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 28:24-7. 2012
    ..This paper provides an overview of the taxonomic and biologic knowledge of these species, and their public health significance as vectors of arboviruses in Australia...
  85. ncbi Arboviruses in Georgia. Emergence of West Nile Virus
    Susan Lance-Parker
    J Med Assoc Ga 91:32-4. 2002
  86. pmc Emerging and nonemerging arboviral diseases and the veterinary/public health interface
    Harvey Artsob
    National Microbiology Laboratory, Health Canada, Manitoba
    Can Vet J 45:1021-2. 2004
  87. ncbi [Impact of global climate changes on arboviruses transmitted to humans by mosquitoes and ticks]
    Claude Chastel
    Laboratoire de Virologie, Faculte de Medecine, 22 avenue Camille Desmoulins, BP 815 29285 Brest
    Bull Acad Natl Med 186:89-100; discussion 100-1. 2002
    ..Epidemiologists are anxious at the eventual effects of the resulting climate change on the evolution of arbovirus infections transmitted to human beings by hematophagous vectors such as mosquitoes and ticks...
  88. ncbi Partners: serendipity in arbovirus research
    W C Reeves
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720-7360, USA
    J Vector Ecol 26:1-6. 2001
    ..The prime time when C. tarsalis, the primary vector of encephalitis, bites people is around sundown which also is primetime for television watching. These sociological changes are a valuable adjunct to vector control programs...
  89. ncbi Sylvatic transmission of arboviruses among Bornean orangutans
    N D Wolfe
    Department of Immunology and Infectious Disease, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 64:310-6. 2001
    ..The present study demonstrates that orangutans are susceptible to arboviralinfections in the wild, although the impact of arboviral infections on this endangered ape remain unknown...
  90. ncbi Neglected infections of poverty in Texas and the rest of the United States: management and treatment options
    M A Barry
    Interdepartmental Program in Translational Biology and Molecular Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 92:170-81. 2012
    ....
  91. ncbi Waterbird movement across the Great Dividing Range and implications for arbovirus irruption into southern Victoria
    P J Guay
    School of Engineering and Science, and Institute for Sustainability and Innovation, Victoria University St Albans campus, Melbourne MC, Victoria 8001, Australia
    Aust Vet J 90:197-8. 2012
    ..MVEV is transmitted to humans by mosquitoes and can cause acute encephalomyelitis. In Victoria, MVEV is restricted to the northern side of the Great Dividing Range (GDR), suggesting that waterbirds cannot cross the high country...
  92. ncbi Deciphering arboviral emergence within insular ecosystems
    Pablo Tortosa
    Centre de Recherche et de Veille sur Maladies Émergentes dans l Océan Indien, plateforme de recherche CYROI, 2 rue Maxime Rivière, 97490 Ste Clotilde, France
    Infect Genet Evol 12:1333-9. 2012
    ....
  93. ncbi The contrasting bionomics of Culex mosquitoes in western North America
    William K Reisen
    Center for Vectorborne Diseases, Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 28:82-91. 2012
    ..These attributes collectively have allowed the successful exploitation of anthropogenically altered ecosystems and enabled the role of these species as maintenance and bridge vectors of arboviruses...
  94. pmc Rapid molecular detection methods for arboviruses of livestock of importance to northern Europe
    Nicholas Johnson
    Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, Woodham Lane, Addlestone, Surrey KT15 3NB, UK
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2012:719402. 2012
    ..This paper also highlights the molecular detection methods specific to each virus and identifies those emerging diseases for which a rapid detection methods are not yet developed...
  95. ncbi Bradykinin enhances Sindbis virus infection in human brain microvascular endothelial cells
    Naiara Miranda Rust
    Departamento de Virologia, Instituto de Microbiologia Prof Paulo de Goes, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Virology 422:81-91. 2012
    ..Ongoing studies may clarify if the deregulation of the kinin pathway contributes to infection-associated vasculopathies in life-threatening arbovirus infections.
  96. ncbi [Evaluation of mosquito species (Diptera: Culicidae) identified in Manisa province according to their breeding sites and seasonal differences]
    Hasan Muslu
    Celal Bayar Üniversitesi Fen Edebiyat Fakültesi, Biyoloji Bolumu, Manisa, Turkiye, Turkey
    Turkiye Parazitol Derg 35:100-4. 2011
    ..To identify the mosquito species and the potential mosquito-related infectious diseases in Manisa province, mosquito larvae were collected from aquatic habitats in Manisa between October 2008 and October 2009...
  97. ncbi Akabane and bovine ephemeral fever virus infections
    Peter D Kirkland
    Virology Laboratory, Elizabeth Macarthur Agricultural Institute, NSW Agriculture, PMB 8, Camden, 2570 New South Wales, Australia
    Vet Clin North Am Food Anim Pract 18:501-14, viii-ix. 2002
    ..Subsequently, it is likely that there would be patterns of alternate disease outbreaks followed by interepidemic periods in which there is a minor clinical effect...
  98. ncbi [Pathology of inoculation]
    Antoine Chaillon
    Service de Medecine Interne et Maladies Infectieuses, Centre Hospitalier Regional et Universitaire, 37044 Tours
    Rev Prat 58:213-21. 2008
  99. pmc Serologic evidence of arboviral infections among humans in Kenya
    Laura J Sutherland
    Center for Global Health and Diseases, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:158-61. 2011
    ..In Kenya, transmission of arboviral infection continues between known epidemics and remains common across the country...
  100. pmc Arbovirus-derived piRNAs exhibit a ping-pong signature in mosquito cells
    Nicolas Vodovar
    Institut Pasteur, Viruses and RNA interference Group and Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique URA 3015, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 7:e30861. 2012
    ..Our results show that these mosquito cells can initiate de novo piRNA production and recapitulate the ping-pong dependent piRNA pathway upon viral infection. The mechanism of viral-piRNA production is discussed...
  101. ncbi [The expansion of vector-borne diseases and the implications for blood transfusion safety: The case of West Nile Virus, dengue and chikungunya]
    M C Paty
    Unité des maladies entériques, alimentaires et zoonoses, Département Maladies Infectieuses, Institut de Veille Sanitaire, 12, rue du Val d Osne, 94415 Saint Maurice Cedex, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 20:165-73. 2013
    b>Arbovirus infections are increasing in prevalence worldwide. This presents new risks for blood transfusion...

Research Grants16

  1. Genomics of Antiviral Responses of Anopheles gambiae Against O'nyong-nyong Virus
    Young S Hong; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..as a model organism to discover genes and gene products involved in mosquito immune responses against arbovirus infections. Arboviruses transmitted by mosquito vectors are of great public health concern worldwide...
  2. Metagenomic detection of emerging viruses in the blood supply
    Eric L Delwart; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..To enrich the cohort for samples exposed to arbovirus infections, we will analyze 2000 plasma specimens collected from blood donors in Honduras and Brazil during outbreaks ..
  3. Developing Anti-viral Ribozymes to Suppress Arboviruses in Transgenic Mosquitoes
    Malcolm J Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..seeks to build upon our successes in developing anti-viral ribozymes as potent effector genes against arbovirus infections in mosquitoes...
  4. Modulation of arboviruses in mosquitoes
    Kevin M Myles; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..factors influencing the relationship between RNAi-based modulation and the establishment of productive arbovirus infections in the mosquito...
  5. A HTS Assay for Identifying Anti-Viral Drugs Against Arbovirus Infections
    Qianjun Li; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our long term goal is to develop new prevention and control measures for arbovirus diseases in human and animals. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. RNAi as a modulator of arbovirus vector competence in transgenic Aedes aegypti
    ALEXANDER WILLIAM EDUARD FRANZ; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..plan to manipulate the RNAi pathway in the midgut of transgenic mosquitoes to understand how RNAi modulates arbovirus infections in the mosquito...
  7. Salivary Potentiation of Arboviral Infections
    Stephen Higgs; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..interactions and will identify avenues of intervention to control transmission and pathology resulting from arbovirus infections. This knowledge may contribute towards the development of a mouse model for human dengue infections.
  8. ECOLOGY AND GENETICS OF VENEZUELAN EQUINE ENCEPHALITIS
    Scott Weaver; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This information will be invaluable in targeting prevention and control resources, especially for obtaining maximum benefit in developing countries with limited resources. ..
  9. Population dynamics of a bird-borne arbovirus
    Charles Brown; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..e., colony sites) can be reliably identified and ecological hypotheses tested. ..
  10. INTERFERENCE TO DENGUE VIRUS REPLICATION IN MOSQUITOES
    Carol Blair; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..2:To determine the relationship between RNAi and persistent arbovirus infections in mosquitoes...
  11. Nuclease-Resistant Aptamers to Botox and Anthrax Toxins
    John Bruno; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Such reagents could also be used in environmental biosensors or diagnostic test kits for detection of BOTOX and anthrax toxins in body fluids or environmental samples. ..
  12. Nuclease-Resistant Aptamers for Anthrax Opsonization
    John Bruno; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Such shielded aptamers could even be used in inhalers to enhance alveolar macrophage phagocytosis. ..
  13. Microfilarial enhancement of Dengue transmission
    JEFFERSON VAUGHAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  14. Population dynamics of sporogony in Thailand
    JEFFERSON VAUGHAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....