West Nile Virus News and Research

Latest West Nile Virus News and Research

Innovative model identifies primate species with potential to transmit Zika in the Americas

Innovative model identifies primate species with potential to transmit Zika in the Americas

Study: Chikungunya virus arrived in Brazil at least one year before it was detected

Study: Chikungunya virus arrived in Brazil at least one year before it was detected

Mechanisms of insecticide resistance impact transmission of West Nile virus

Mechanisms of insecticide resistance impact transmission of West Nile virus

Tick’s salivary glands could become key research tools for studying virus transmission

Tick’s salivary glands could become key research tools for studying virus transmission

Study sheds new light on disease-spreading mosquitoes

Study sheds new light on disease-spreading mosquitoes

Vanderbilt researchers isolate antibody that can neutralize West Nile virus

Vanderbilt researchers isolate antibody that can neutralize West Nile virus

TGen North collaborates with NARBHA Institute to advance human health

TGen North collaborates with NARBHA Institute to advance human health

Cases of Acute Flaccid Myelitis on the rise across U.S.

Cases of Acute Flaccid Myelitis on the rise across U.S.

Viruses shown to cause bowel dysfunction and abdominal pain

Viruses shown to cause bowel dysfunction and abdominal pain

Understanding mosquitoes’ mating behavior is key for developing vector control strategies

Understanding mosquitoes’ mating behavior is key for developing vector control strategies

Zika virus could become a weapon against brain cancer

Zika virus could become a weapon against brain cancer

Researchers use CRISPR to identify gene that helps cells resist flavivirus infection

Researchers use CRISPR to identify gene that helps cells resist flavivirus infection

Researchers identify Zika virus proteins with potential to affect brain development

Researchers identify Zika virus proteins with potential to affect brain development

Ways to stay safe while camping and hiking

Ways to stay safe while camping and hiking

Researchers discover pesticide-free way to limit mosquitoes and reduce spread of West Nile virus

Researchers discover pesticide-free way to limit mosquitoes and reduce spread of West Nile virus

Ticks and mosquitoes a “growing health problem” says CDC

Ticks and mosquitoes a “growing health problem” says CDC

Study: Dehydration prompts increased blood feeding by mosquitoes

Study: Dehydration prompts increased blood feeding by mosquitoes

Antibiotic use linked to higher risk of severe viral disease in mice

Antibiotic use linked to higher risk of severe viral disease in mice

Novel vaccine technologies can help better prepare for future infectious disease threats

Novel vaccine technologies can help better prepare for future infectious disease threats

Viruses closely related to Zika may cause fetal brain damage and death, study finds

Viruses closely related to Zika may cause fetal brain damage and death, study finds