West Nile Virus News and Research

Latest West Nile Virus News and Research

Scientists methodically identify genes related to blood feeding and non-biting mosquitoes

Scientists methodically identify genes related to blood feeding and non-biting mosquitoes

Scientists discover specific mechanism of Zika virus-associated microcephaly

Scientists discover specific mechanism of Zika virus-associated microcephaly

New DNA-based Zika vaccine demonstrates safety and ability to elicit immune response

New DNA-based Zika vaccine demonstrates safety and ability to elicit immune response

New paper-based test can diagnose Zika infection within 20 minutes

New paper-based test can diagnose Zika infection within 20 minutes

USC scientist finds new approach to prevent HIV infection

USC scientist finds new approach to prevent HIV infection

FDA provides panel of human plasma samples to evaluate serological tests for detecting Zika infection

FDA provides panel of human plasma samples to evaluate serological tests for detecting Zika infection

Researchers investigate how previous exposure to West Nile virus affects Zika infection

Researchers investigate how previous exposure to West Nile virus affects Zika infection

FDA issues Emergency Use Authorization for multiplex Zika test

FDA issues Emergency Use Authorization for multiplex Zika test

ASU Biodesign researchers develop more potent, safer plant-based Zika vaccine

ASU Biodesign researchers develop more potent, safer plant-based Zika vaccine

Viruses live in our environment year-round, UCLA specialist says

Viruses live in our environment year-round, UCLA specialist says

South Dakota scientists use weather and vector mosquito data to produce West Nile Virus forecast

South Dakota scientists use weather and vector mosquito data to produce West Nile Virus forecast

ISU entomologist urges summertime precautions against mosquitoes and ticks

ISU entomologist urges summertime precautions against mosquitoes and ticks

Entomologist advises New Yorkers to take steps against disease-causing mosquitoes

Entomologist advises New Yorkers to take steps against disease-causing mosquitoes

IU study may explain how Wolbachia bacterium prevents mosquitoes from transmitting deadly diseases

IU study may explain how Wolbachia bacterium prevents mosquitoes from transmitting deadly diseases

New OpenArray system offers simultaneous detection of pathogens in blood samples

New OpenArray system offers simultaneous detection of pathogens in blood samples

West Nile virus positive mosquitoes detected in Las Vegas

West Nile virus positive mosquitoes detected in Las Vegas

Reliable clinical assay detects Zika virus from semen samples

Reliable clinical assay detects Zika virus from semen samples

Researchers receive federal funding to study consequences of West Nile and Zika virus infections

Researchers receive federal funding to study consequences of West Nile and Zika virus infections

Grifols provides Procleix Zika Virus Assay to screen blood donations in countries that accept products with CE marking

Grifols provides Procleix Zika Virus Assay to screen blood donations in countries that accept products with CE marking

Biochemical self-destruct trigger guards brain cells when fighting against West Nile virus

Biochemical self-destruct trigger guards brain cells when fighting against West Nile virus