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Research & Reviews  1,268 results

West Nile Virus Transmission by Solid Organ Transplantation and Considerations for Orga...
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Soto RA, McDonald E et. al.

Nov 30th, 2021 - West Nile virus (WNV) is the most common domestic arbovirus in the United States. During 2018, WNV was transmitted through solid organ transplantation to 2 recipients who had neuroinvasive disease develop. Because of increased illness and death in...


Nov 16th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Meningitis is a clinical syndrome characterized by inflammation of the meninges. Acute bacterial meningitis. This axial nonenhanced computed tomography scan shows mild ventriculomegaly and sulcal effacement. Signs and symptoms ...

Structurally conserved domains between flavivirus and alphavirus fusion glycoproteins c...
Journal of Virology; Rangel MV, Catanzaro N et. al.

Nov 11th, 2021 - Alphaviruses and flaviviruses have class II fusion glycoproteins that are essential for virion assembly and infectivity. Importantly, the tip of domain II is structurally conserved between the alphavirus and flavivirus fusion proteins, yet whether...

Viral Infections and Pregnancy

Nov 11th, 2021 - Viral infections in pregnancy are major causes of maternal and fetal morbidity and mortality. Infections can develop in the neonate transplacentally, perinatally (from vaginal secretions or blood), or postnatally (from breast milk or other sources...

Emergence of West Nile Virus Lineage-2 in Resident Corvids in Istanbul, Turkey.
Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.); Erdogan Bamac O, Cizmecigil UY et. al.

Nov 9th, 2021 - West Nile fever is a vector-borne viral disease affecting animals and humans causing significant health and economic problems globally. This study was aimed at investigating circulating West Nile virus (WNV) strains in free-ranging corvids in Ista...

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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  8 results

Long-term Sequelae of COVID-19 (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis): An International Cross-Sectional Study

Sep 28th, 2021 - After the appearance of COVID-19 caused by SARS-CoV-2, the pandemic has spread and had a profound effect on the lives and health of people around the Whole world causing around 3.97 million deaths and more than 183 million confirmed cases of the c...

Prospective Investigation of Oxidative Stress in West Nile Virus Infection

Feb 10th, 2021 - The investigator hypothesizes that oxidative stress responses to West Nile virus infection in the central nervous system determine the severity of infection and the long-term neurological, neuropsychological and functional sequelae of West Nile Ne...

Pilot Study to Detect DENGUE Virus in Sperm

Aug 22nd, 2019 - Dengue fever is a major cause of illness and death worldwide. The disease is caused by dengue virus (DENGV) which gets transmitted to humans by the bites of infected Aedes mosquitoes. The dengue virus is a flavivirus genus as for example the West ...

Omr-IgG-am(Trademark) for Treating Patients With or at High Risk for West Nile Virus Disease

Jul 2nd, 2017 - Investigators will assess whether Omr-IgG-am(Trademark), an intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg) containing antibodies specific for West Nile virus (WNV), is safe and well-tolerated in patients with suspected or laboratory diagnosed WNV disease. An i...

Impact of Maraviroc on the Immune Function in HIV-1 Infected Subjects Receiving Immunisation With Novel Antigens

Nov 1st, 2011 - Maraviroc is a CCR5 antagonist with potent anti-HIV-1 activity, demonstrated in both treatment naïve and experienced settings. Binding of maraviroc to CCR5 leads to the loss of receptor function. Individuals with non-functioning CCR5 due to a 32 b...

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News  186 results

West Nile Virus Cases Climbing in Colorado

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...

West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus (WNV) is most often spread by the bite of an infected mosquito. Mosquitoes become infected when they feed on infected birds. Those mosquitoes then spread WNV to humans and other animals when they bite.

Vedolizumab Shows Long-Term Safety, Efficacy in IBD

Oct 8th, 2020 - The gut-selective α4β7 integrin antibody vedolizumab is safe and effective for long-term use in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to data from more than 2200 patients in the GEMINI LTS trial. With a median cumulative exposu...

West Nile Virus Outbreak Kills Two in Southern Spain

Aug 24th, 2020 - MADRID (Reuters) - The death toll in an outbreak of West Nile virus in the southern Spanish region of Andalusia has risen to two, after an 85-year old woman died in hospital, the regional health service said on Friday. Twenty-five people in Sevill...

Disease-Ridden Mosquitoes Fly Free as Health Depts Focus on COVID

Jul 20th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Bug spray, swollen welts, citronella. It's mosquito season. And in a normal year, the health department serving Ohio's Delaware County would be se...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →