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Research & Reviews  1,401 results

Towards reliable whole genome sequencing for outbreak preparedness and response.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9361258
BMC Genomics; Nieuwenhuijse DF, van der Linden A et. al.

Aug 10th, 2022 - To understand the dynamics of infectious diseases, genomic epidemiology is increasingly advocated, with a need for rapid generation of genetic sequences during outbreaks for public health decision making. Here, we explore the use of metagenomic se...

Epidemiologic and environmental characterization of the Re-emergence of St. Louis Encep...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0010664
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Danforth ME, Snyder RE et. al.

Aug 9th, 2022 - St. Louis encephalitis virus (SLEV) is an endemic flavivirus in the western and southeastern United States, including California. From 1938 to 2003, the virus was detected annually in California, but after West Nile virus (WNV) arrived in 2003, SL...

Quantitative reverse transcription PCR assay to detect a genetic marker of pyrethroid r...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9359573
PloS One; Hager KM, Gaona E et. al.

Aug 9th, 2022 - Pyrethroid insecticides are widely used to control mosquitoes that transmit pathogens such as West Nile virus (WNV) to people. Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP) in the knockdown resistance locus (kdr) of the voltage gated sodium channel (Vgsc)...

Harvesting Cells for Experimental Cancer Treatments
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00068003

Aug 4th, 2022 - Background: There are numerous clinical trials underway in the National Cancer Institute Surgery Branch (NCI-SB) in which patients are administered autologous lymphocytes with anti-tumor activity generated from either peripheral blood mononuclear ...

North American Arboviruses and White-Tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus): Associated D...
https://doi.org/10.1089/vbz.2022.0005
Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.); Clarke LL, Mead DG et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2022 - Background: Arboviral disease is of increasing concern to human and animal health professionals as emerging and re-emerging arboviruses are more frequently recognized. Wildlife species are known to play a role in the transmission and maintenance o...

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Guidelines  1 results

American Society for Reproductive Medicine/Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fertnstert.2008.08.041
Fertility and Sterility; ,

Nov 26th, 2008 - Although there is currently no definitive evidence linking West Nile virus (WNV) transmission with reproductive cells, it is recommended that practitioners defer gamete donors who have confirmed or suspected WNV infections.

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Drugs  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  32 results

Harvesting Cells for Experimental Cancer Treatments
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00068003

Aug 4th, 2022 - Background: There are numerous clinical trials underway in the National Cancer Institute Surgery Branch (NCI-SB) in which patients are administered autologous lymphocytes with anti-tumor activity generated from either peripheral blood mononuclear ...

Autologous Ovarian Tissue Transplantation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03496636

May 20th, 2022 - This investigation involves patient enrollment, thaw and surgical transplantation of previously collected cryopreserved ovarian cortical tissue, a series of follow-up assessments during the first 2 years after transplantation and an annual survey ...

West Nile Virus Seroprevalence Under Bird Ringers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05294003

Mar 24th, 2022 - In August 2020, West Nile Virus (WNV) was isolated from a live common whitethroat for the first time in The Netherlands. Follow-up sampling showed that the virus could also be detected in mosquitos from the same location during at least a whole mo...

A Trial to Evaluate the Safety of a Single Intravenous Infusion of MGAWN1 in Healthy Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00515385

Feb 22nd, 2022 - The primary purpose of this phase 1, double-blind, cohort study is to evaluate the safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of escalating doses of MGAWN1 administered as a single intravenous (IV) infusion to healthy adults. Subjects will be enro...

Expanded Access to MGAWN1 in Subjects With Suspected West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease; Suspected West Nile Virus Infection; or Substantial Accidental Exposure
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01206504

Feb 22nd, 2022 - The objective of this study is to provide expanded access to MGAWN1; the study is not intended for subjects who are eligible for and have access to non-expanded access protocols.

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News  215 results

Climate Change May Push the US Toward the 'Goldilocks Zone' for West Nile Virus
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971141

Mar 29th, 2022 - Michael Keasling of Lakewood, Colorado, was an electrician who loved big trucks, fast cars, and Harley-Davidsons. He'd struggled with diabetes since he was a teenager, needing a kidney transplant from his sister to stay alive. He was already quite...

Ivermectin May Halt Spread of River Blindness, Curb West Nile Virus Transmission
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/963520

Nov 24th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Mass treatment with ivermectin has eliminated river blindness in two Nigerian states, according to research presented at the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene annual meeting. A separate study from the me...

Expected spike in acute flaccid myelitis did not occur in 2020
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/248417/infectious-diseases/expected-spike-acute-flaccid-myelitis-did-not-occur
Richard Franki

Nov 8th, 2021 - The anticipated biennial peak in acute flaccid myelitis cases did not occur in 2020, possibly because of “nonpharmaceutical interventions implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic,” suggested researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Preve.

West Nile Virus Cases Climbing in Colorado
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/960633

Oct 11th, 2021 - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — West Nile virus infections and deaths are both up in Colorado from last year, and there have been more cases so far than at any point since 2016, according to data from the Colorado Department of Public Health and En...

Alaska Starts Rationing Care; Remdesivir for Outpatients? New GVHD Drug OK'd
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/94662

Sep 23rd, 2021 - Note that some links may require registration or subscription. With Alaska hospitals crippled by the overwhelming number of COVID patients, the state has adopted crisis standards of care, Gov. Mike Dunleavy (R) announced on Wednesday. (Reuters) Gi...

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Patient Education  9 results see all →