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ALLMedicine™ Western Equine Encephalitis Center

Research & Reviews  44 results

Identification of salivary gland escape barriers to western equine encephalitis virus i...
PloS One; Stauft CB, Phillips AT et. al.

Mar 18th, 2022 - Herein we describe a previously uninvestigated salivary gland escape barrier (SEB) in Culex tarsalis mosquitoes infected with two different strains of Western equine encephalitis virus (WEEV). The WEEV strains were originally isolated either from ...

Exposing cryptic epitopes on the Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus E1 glycoprotein p...
Virology Calvert AE, Bennett SL et. al.

Oct 10th, 2021 - Eastern equine encephalitis virus (EEEV), western equine encephalitis virus (WEEV) and Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus (VEEV) can cause fatal encephalitis in humans and equids. Some MAbs to the E1 glycoprotein are known to be cross-reactive, ...

Comparative pathology study of Venezuelan, eastern, and western equine encephalitis vir...
Antiviral Research; Smith DR, Schmaljohn CS et. al.

Aug 7th, 2020 - Venezuelan, eastern, and western equine encephalitis viruses (VEEV, EEEV, and WEEV) are mosquito-borne viruses in the Americas that cause central nervous system (CNS) disease in humans and equids. In this study, we directly characterized the patho...

Immunopathogenesis of alphaviruses.
Advances in Virus Research; Baxter VK, Heise MT

Jul 28th, 2020 - Alphaviruses, members of the enveloped, positive-sense, single-stranded RNA Togaviridae family, represent a reemerging public health threat as mosquito vectors expand into new geographic territories. The Old World alphaviruses, which include chiku...

Impact of alphavirus 3'UTR plasticity on mosquito transmission.
Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology; Filomatori CV, Merwaiss F et. al.

Jul 16th, 2020 - Alphaviruses such as chikungunya and western equine encephalitis viruses are important human pathogens transmitted by mosquitoes that have recently caused large epidemic and epizootic outbreaks. The epidemic potential of alphaviruses is often rela...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Western Equine Encephalitis Vaccine, Inactivated

Apr 29th, 2019 - Study Objectives: Primary: To assess safety of the Western Equine Encephalitis (WEE) Vaccine, Inactivated, TSI-GSD 210, lot 3-1-92. Secondary: To evaluate immunogenicity of the Western Equine Encephalitis (WEE) Vaccine, Inactivated, TSI-GSD 210, l...

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News  1 results

Hepatitis C Linked to Parkinson's Disease

Dec 23rd, 2015 - Infection with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) significantly increases the risk for Parkinson's disease (PD), new research shows. "The risk of developing PD is obviously multifactorial, and our study shows that hepatitis C virus infection can be one o...

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