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Research & Reviews  1,473 results

Pharmacological Elevation of Cellular Dihydrosphingomyelin Provides a Novel Antiviral S...
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; Jiménez de Oya N, San-Félix A et. al.

Mar 16th, 2023 - The flavivirus life cycle is strictly dependent on cellular lipid metabolism. Polyphenols like gallic acid and its derivatives are promising lead compounds for new therapeutic agents as they can exert multiple pharmacological activities, including...

Field Evaluation of Commonly Used Adult Mosquito Traps in Greece.
Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.); Bisia M, Papadopoulos P et. al.

Mar 9th, 2023 - Background: Entomological monitoring activities are a major part of mosquito and mosquito-borne diseases surveillance. Several trapping methods are implemented worldwide, aiming to gather data on species composition and their abundance in various ...

West Nile Virus and Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease Virus Co-infection in a Novel Host at...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Moncayo A, Moore T et. al.

Mar 7th, 2023 - On August 30, 2017, one of five bontebok in a mixed-species exhibit at the Nashville Zoo at Grassmere exhibited acute hind-limb ataxia and altered demeanor. Pathological examination demonstrated meningoencephalitis and spinal myelitis. Coinfection...

A Method to Create Directed Acyclic Graphs from Cycles of Transmission of Zoonotic and ...
Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.); Jackson EE, Janitz AE et. al.

Feb 28th, 2023 - Background: The life cycles of zoonotic and vector-borne diseases can be complex. This complexity makes it challenging to identify factors that confound the association between an exposure of interest and infection in one of the susceptible hosts....

Identification of West Nile virus RNA-dependent RNA polymerase non-nucleoside inhibitor...
Antiviral Research; García-Zarandieta M, Quesada E et. al.

Feb 27th, 2023 - West Nile virus (WNV) is a re-emergent mosquito-borne RNA virus that causes major outbreaks of encephalitis around the world. However, there is no therapeutic treatment to struggle against WNV, and the current treatment relies on alleviating sympt...

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Guidelines  1 results

American Society for Reproductive Medicine/Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology...
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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Clinicaltrials.gov  32 results

Harvesting Cells for Experimental Cancer Treatments

Feb 14th, 2023 - 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

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

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...

Expanded Access to MGAWN1 in Subjects With Suspected West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease; Suspected West Nile Virus Infection; or Substantial Accidental Exposure

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.

A Trial to Evaluate the Safety of a Single Intravenous Infusion of MGAWN1 in Healthy Adults

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...

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News  231 results

Neurologic Health Is Worse Due to Environmental Factors, Review Suggests

Nov 16th, 2022 - Neurologic health has worsened due to climate change and airborne pollution, a scoping literature review suggested. In a review that spanned 3 decades of research, temperature extremes and variability were associated with stroke, dementia hospital...

Epidemics: What Does the Future Hold?

Sep 29th, 2022 - An outbreak of acute hepatitis of unknown origin last spring, recent pneumonia cases in Argentina since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, followed by the monkeypox outbreak ― a string of public health warnings has led some to question whether th...

Levels of West Nile Virus Higher Than Normal in Northern Italy

Aug 26th, 2022 - Climate change has affected the spread of West Nile fever. This observation was confirmed in an Italian Ministry of Health note reporting 94 confirmed cases of infection. Of those cases, 55 were neuroinvasive, 19 were from blood donors, 19 were as...

Climate Change May Push the US Toward the 'Goldilocks Zone' for West Nile Virus

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

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...

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Patient Education  16 results see all →