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Research & Reviews  3,725 results

A 20-year historical review of West Nile virus since its initial emergence in North Ame...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0009190
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Ronca SE, Ruff JC et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - After the unexpected arrival of West Nile virus (WNV) in the United States in 1999, the mosquito-borne virus quickly spread throughout North America. Over the past 20 years, WNV has become endemic, with sporadic epizootics. Concerns about the econ...

Reactive oxygen species as potential antiviral targets.
https://doi.org/10.1002/rmv.2240
Reviews in Medical Virology; Sander WJ, Fourie C et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are by-products of cellular metabolism and can be either beneficial, at low levels, or deleterious, at high levels, to the cell. It is known that several viral infections can increase oxidative stress, which is mainly...

Surveillance for West Nile virus disease - United States, 2009-2018.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16595
American Journal of Transplantation : Official Journal Of... McDonald E, Mathis S et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - West Nile virus (WNV) is an arthropod-borne virus (arbovirus) in the family Flaviviridae and is the leading cause of domestically acquired arboviral disease in the contiguous United States. An estimated 70%-80% of WNV infections are asymptomatic. ...

Targeting a Potential G-Quadruplex Forming Sequence Found in the West Nile Virus Genome...
https://doi.org/10.1021/acsinfecdis.0c00793
ACS Infectious Diseases; Sarkar S, Armitage BA

Apr 22nd, 2021 - In the United States, West Nile virus (WNV) infects approximately 2500 people per year, of which 100-200 cases are fatal. No antiviral drug or vaccine is currently available for WNV. In this study, we designed gamma-modified peptide nucleic acid (...

Clinical course of choroidal neovascular membrane in West Nile virus chorioretinitis: a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8056646
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Zito R, Micelli Ferrari T et. al.

Apr 20th, 2021 - This report describes the clinical course of choroidal neovascular membrane (CNV) in West Nile virus-associated chorioretinitis. A 28-year-old Italian woman was referred to our institution because of reduced visual acuity in the left eye dating ba...

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Guidelines  5 results

Science points to causes of COVID-19
https://www.unenvironment.org/news-and-stories/story/science-points-causes-covid-19
UN Environment Programme;

May 21st, 2020 - The coronavirus (COVID-19) is a zoonotic disease. Zoonotic diseases are transmitted between animals and humans. Diseases passed from animals to humans are a significant threat to human health. When the symptoms are serious, our lack of prior expos...

DEET | US EPA
https://www.epa.gov/insect-repellents/deet

May 8th, 2019 - Safety Review of DEET (chemical name, N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide) is the active ingredient in many repellent products. It is widely used to repel biting pests such as mosquitoes and ticks. Every year, an estimated one-third of the U.S. population ...

DEET (N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide) - ATSDR
https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/phs/phs.asp?id=1447&tid=201

Jan 20th, 2015 - DEET is the chemical N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide. DEET is the active ingredient in some common repellents widely used to repel biting pests such as mosquitos and ticks. A significant benefit of DEET is protection against mosquito or tick borne illn...

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

Nov 25th, 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.

A case of probable Parkinson's disease after SARS-CoV-2 infection
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/laneur/article/PIIS1474-4422(20)30305-7/fulltext
The Lancet Neurology; Cohen ME, Eichel R et. al.

Parkinson's disease or parkinsonism have been described after infections by viruses, such as influenza A, Epstein-Barr virus, varicella zoster, hepatitis C virus, HIV, Japanese encephalitis virus, or West Nile virus.We report a patient with probab...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3,957 results

A 20-year historical review of West Nile virus since its initial emergence in North Ame...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0009190
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Ronca SE, Ruff JC et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - After the unexpected arrival of West Nile virus (WNV) in the United States in 1999, the mosquito-borne virus quickly spread throughout North America. Over the past 20 years, WNV has become endemic, with sporadic epizootics. Concerns about the econ...

Reactive oxygen species as potential antiviral targets.
https://doi.org/10.1002/rmv.2240
Reviews in Medical Virology; Sander WJ, Fourie C et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are by-products of cellular metabolism and can be either beneficial, at low levels, or deleterious, at high levels, to the cell. It is known that several viral infections can increase oxidative stress, which is mainly...

Surveillance for West Nile virus disease - United States, 2009-2018.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16595
American Journal of Transplantation : Official Journal Of... McDonald E, Mathis S et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - West Nile virus (WNV) is an arthropod-borne virus (arbovirus) in the family Flaviviridae and is the leading cause of domestically acquired arboviral disease in the contiguous United States. An estimated 70%-80% of WNV infections are asymptomatic. ...

Targeting a Potential G-Quadruplex Forming Sequence Found in the West Nile Virus Genome...
https://doi.org/10.1021/acsinfecdis.0c00793
ACS Infectious Diseases; Sarkar S, Armitage BA

Apr 22nd, 2021 - In the United States, West Nile virus (WNV) infects approximately 2500 people per year, of which 100-200 cases are fatal. No antiviral drug or vaccine is currently available for WNV. In this study, we designed gamma-modified peptide nucleic acid (...

Clinical course of choroidal neovascular membrane in West Nile virus chorioretinitis: a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8056646
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Zito R, Micelli Ferrari T et. al.

Apr 20th, 2021 - This report describes the clinical course of choroidal neovascular membrane (CNV) in West Nile virus-associated chorioretinitis. A 28-year-old Italian woman was referred to our institution because of reduced visual acuity in the left eye dating ba...

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News  265 results

West Nile Virus Outbreak Kills Two in Southern Spain
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/936142

Aug 23rd, 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...

Science points to causes of COVID-19
https://www.unenvironment.org/news-and-stories/story/science-points-causes-covid-19
UN Environment Programme;

May 21st, 2020 - The coronavirus (COVID-19) is a zoonotic disease. Zoonotic diseases are transmitted between animals and humans. Diseases passed from animals to humans are a significant threat to human health. When the symptoms are serious, our lack of prior expos...

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Patient Education  23 results see all →