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Field and laboratory studies of venezuelan equine encephalitis virus ecology in Chiapas, Mexico.
The emergence of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus in Chiapas Mexico was examined from a field approach and from a laboratory approach. This virus was not previously associated with equine disease in Mexico. The evolution ...
Pathogenesis and transmission of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus
Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus (VEEV) is an emerging arboviral pathogen that affects the Americas. Outbreaks can involve hundreds- of- thousands of equines and humans, spread over large geographic regions, and can ...
The role of mosquito saliva on host immune response and pathogenesis of West Nile virus\r\n
West Nile virus is a positive sense single-stranded RNA virus in the family Flaviviridae that emerged globally following the appearance of a more neurotropic subtype. Recently outbreaks of WNV disease have occurred in the ...
Characterization of the entry mechanisms utilized by the alphavirus venezuelan equine encephalitis virus to infect mosquito cells
Venezuelan equine encephalitis eirus (VEEV) is a New World alphavirus that can cause fatal encephalitis in humans. VEEV is an enveloped, positive-strand RNA virus that is transmitted by a mosquito vector. Most research ...