The type species of the FLAVIVIRUS genus. Principal vector transmission to humans is by AEDES spp. mosquitoes.
An acute infectious disease primarily of the tropics, caused by a virus and transmitted to man by mosquitoes of the genera Aedes and Haemagogus. The severe form is characterized by fever, HEMOLYTIC JAUNDICE, and renal damage.
Vaccine used to prevent YELLOW FEVER. It consists of a live attenuated 17D strain of the YELLOW FEVER VIRUS.
A genus of FLAVIVIRIDAE containing several subgroups and many species. Most are arboviruses transmitted by mosquitoes or ticks. The type species is YELLOW FEVER VIRUS.
The lone species of the genus Asfivirus. It infects domestic and wild pigs, warthogs, and bushpigs. Disease is endemic in domestic swine in many African countries and Sardinia. Soft ticks of the genus Ornithodoros are also infected and act as vectors.
A mosquito-borne species of the PHLEBOVIRUS genus found in eastern, central, and southern Africa, producing massive hepatitis, abortion, and death in sheep, goats, cattle, and other animals. It also has caused disease in humans.
A genus of the subfamily ALOUATTINAE, family ATELIDAE, inhabiting the forests of Central and South America. Howlers travel in groups and define their territories by howling accompanied by vigorously shaking and breaking branches.
A genus of mosquitoes (CULICIDAE) frequently found in tropical and subtropical regions. YELLOW FEVER and DENGUE are two of the diseases that can be transmitted by species of this genus.
A species of the PESTIVIRUS genus causing exceedingly contagious and fatal hemorrhagic disease of swine.
Infections with viruses of the genus FLAVIVIRUS, family FLAVIVIRIDAE.
A species of NAIROVIRUS of the family BUNYAVIRIDAE. It is primarily transmitted by ticks and causes a severe, often fatal disease in humans.
An abnormal elevation of body temperature, usually as a result of a pathologic process.
A CELL LINE derived from the kidney of the African green (vervet) monkey, (CERCOPITHECUS AETHIOPS) used primarily in virus replication studies and plaque assays.
An acute infection caused by the RIFT VALLEY FEVER VIRUS, an RNA arthropod-borne virus, affecting domestic animals and humans. In animals, symptoms include HEPATITIS; abortion (ABORTION, VETERINARY); and DEATH. In humans, symptoms range from those of a flu-like disease to hemorrhagic fever, ENCEPHALITIS, or BLINDNESS.
A species of the genus FLAVIVIRUS which causes an acute febrile and sometimes hemorrhagic disease in man. Dengue is mosquito-borne and four serotypes are known.
Proteins encoded by a VIRAL GENOME that are produced in the organisms they infect, but not packaged into the VIRUS PARTICLES. Some of these proteins may play roles within the infected cell during VIRUS REPLICATION or act in regulation of virus replication or VIRUS ASSEMBLY.
A species of CERCOPITHECUS containing three subspecies: C. tantalus, C. pygerythrus, and C. sabeus. They are found in the forests and savannah of Africa. The African green monkey (C. pygerythrus) is the natural host of SIMIAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS and is used in AIDS research.
The process of intracellular viral multiplication, consisting of the synthesis of PROTEINS; NUCLEIC ACIDS; and sometimes LIPIDS, and their assembly into a new infectious particle.
Suspensions of attenuated or killed viruses administered for the prevention or treatment of infectious viral disease.
An acute, highly contagious disease affecting swine of all ages and caused by the CLASSICAL SWINE FEVER VIRUS. It has a sudden onset with high morbidity and mortality.
A family of the order DIPTERA that comprises the mosquitoes. The larval stages are aquatic, and the adults can be recognized by the characteristic WINGS, ANIMAL venation, the scales along the wing veins, and the long proboscis. Many species are of particular medical importance.
A sometimes fatal ASFIVIRUS infection of pigs, characterized by fever, cough, diarrhea, hemorrhagic lymph nodes, and edema of the gallbladder. It is transmitted between domestic swine by direct contact, ingestion of infected meat, or fomites, or mechanically by biting flies or soft ticks (genus Ornithodoros).
Ribonucleic acid that makes up the genetic material of viruses.
Insects that transmit infective organisms from one host to another or from an inanimate reservoir to an animate host.
Immunoglobulins produced in response to VIRAL ANTIGENS.
Layers of protein which surround the capsid in animal viruses with tubular nucleocapsids. The envelope consists of an inner layer of lipids and virus specified proteins also called membrane or matrix proteins. The outer layer consists of one or more types of morphological subunits called peplomers which project from the viral envelope; this layer always consists of glycoproteins.
Method for measuring viral infectivity and multiplication in CULTURED CELLS. Clear lysed areas or plaques develop as the VIRAL PARTICLES are released from the infected cells during incubation. With some VIRUSES, the cells are killed by a cytopathic effect; with others, the infected cells are not killed but can be detected by their hemadsorptive ability. Sometimes the plaque cells contain VIRAL ANTIGENS which can be measured by IMMUNOFLUORESCENCE.
Infections caused by arthropod-borne viruses, general or unspecified.
An acute febrile disease transmitted by the bite of AEDES mosquitoes infected with DENGUE VIRUS. It is self-limiting and characterized by fever, myalgia, headache, and rash. SEVERE DENGUE is a more virulent form of dengue.
Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.
A severe, often fatal disease in humans caused by the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus (HEMORRHAGIC FEVER VIRUS, CRIMEAN-CONGO).
A species of FLAVIVIRUS, one of the Japanese encephalitis virus group (ENCEPHALITIS VIRUSES, JAPANESE). It can infect birds and mammals. In humans, it is seen most frequently in Africa, Asia, and Europe presenting as a silent infection or undifferentiated fever (WEST NILE FEVER). The virus appeared in North America for the first time in 1999. It is transmitted mainly by CULEX spp mosquitoes which feed primarily on birds, but it can also be carried by the Asian Tiger mosquito, AEDES albopictus, which feeds mainly on mammals.
Live vaccines prepared from microorganisms which have undergone physical adaptation (e.g., by radiation or temperature conditioning) or serial passage in laboratory animal hosts or infected tissue/cell cultures, in order to produce avirulent mutant strains capable of inducing protective immunity.
Viruses whose genetic material is RNA.
A subfamily in the family MURIDAE, comprising the hamsters. Four of the more common genera are Cricetus, CRICETULUS; MESOCRICETUS; and PHODOPUS.
Viral proteins that are components of the mature assembled VIRUS PARTICLES. They may include nucleocapsid core proteins (gag proteins), enzymes packaged within the virus particle (pol proteins), and membrane components (env proteins). These do not include the proteins encoded in the VIRAL GENOME that are produced in infected cells but which are not packaged in the mature virus particle,i.e. the so called non-structural proteins (VIRAL NONSTRUCTURAL PROTEINS).
Proteins found in any species of virus.
The measurement of infection-blocking titer of ANTISERA by testing a series of dilutions for a given virus-antiserum interaction end-point, which is generally the dilution at which tissue cultures inoculated with the serum-virus mixtures demonstrate cytopathology (CPE) or the dilution at which 50% of test animals injected with serum-virus mixtures show infectivity (ID50) or die (LD50).
A species of COLTIVIRUS transmitted by the tick DERMACENTOR andersonii and causing fever, chills, aching head and limbs, and often vomiting. It occurs in the northwestern United States, except the Pacific Coast.
A group of viral diseases of diverse etiology but having many similar clinical characteristics; increased capillary permeability, leukopenia, and thrombocytopenia are common to all. Hemorrhagic fevers are characterized by sudden onset, fever, headache, generalized myalgia, backache, conjunctivitis, and severe prostration, followed by various hemorrhagic symptoms. Hemorrhagic fever with kidney involvement is HEMORRHAGIC FEVER WITH RENAL SYNDROME.
The type species of ALPHAVIRUS normally transmitted to birds by CULEX mosquitoes in Egypt, South Africa, India, Malaya, the Philippines, and Australia. It may be associated with fever in humans. Serotypes (differing by less than 17% in nucleotide sequence) include Babanki, Kyzylagach, and Ockelbo viruses.
The complete genetic complement contained in a DNA or RNA molecule in a virus.
A family of proteins that promote unwinding of RNA during splicing and translation.
The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.
An acute infectious disease caused by COXIELLA BURNETII. It is characterized by a sudden onset of FEVER; HEADACHE; malaise; and weakness. In humans, it is commonly contracted by inhalation of infected dusts derived from infected domestic animals (ANIMALS, DOMESTIC).
Established cell cultures that have the potential to propagate indefinitely.
Arthropod-borne viruses. A non-taxonomic designation for viruses that can replicate in both vertebrate hosts and arthropod vectors. Included are some members of the following families: ARENAVIRIDAE; BUNYAVIRIDAE; REOVIRIDAE; TOGAVIRIDAE; and FLAVIVIRIDAE. (From Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, 2nd ed)
The degree of pathogenicity within a group or species of microorganisms or viruses as indicated by case fatality rates and/or the ability of the organism to invade the tissues of the host. The pathogenic capacity of an organism is determined by its VIRULENCE FACTORS.
The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.
The type species of ORTHOPOXVIRUS, related to COWPOX VIRUS, but whose true origin is unknown. It has been used as a live vaccine against SMALLPOX. It is also used as a vector for inserting foreign DNA into animals. Rabbitpox virus is a subspecies of VACCINIA VIRUS.
The functional hereditary units of VIRUSES.
Agents used in the prophylaxis or therapy of VIRUS DISEASES. Some of the ways they may act include preventing viral replication by inhibiting viral DNA polymerase; binding to specific cell-surface receptors and inhibiting viral penetration or uncoating; inhibiting viral protein synthesis; or blocking late stages of virus assembly.
Substances elaborated by viruses that have antigenic activity.
The outer protein protective shell of a virus, which protects the viral nucleic acid.
Process of growing viruses in live animals, plants, or cultured cells.
A family of large icosahedral DNA viruses infecting insects and poikilothermic vertebrates. Genera include IRIDOVIRUS; RANAVIRUS; Chloriridovirus; Megalocytivirus; and Lymphocystivirus.
Serologic tests in which a known quantity of antigen is added to the serum prior to the addition of a red cell suspension. Reaction result is expressed as the smallest amount of antigen which causes complete inhibition of hemagglutination.
A suborder of PRIMATES consisting of six families: CEBIDAE (some New World monkeys), ATELIDAE (some New World monkeys), CERCOPITHECIDAE (Old World monkeys), HYLOBATIDAE (gibbons and siamangs), CALLITRICHINAE (marmosets and tamarins), and HOMINIDAE (humans and great apes).
The presence of viruses in the blood.
Specific molecular components of the cell capable of recognizing and interacting with a virus, and which, after binding it, are capable of generating some signal that initiates the chain of events leading to the biological response.
Proteins found mainly in icosahedral DNA and RNA viruses. They consist of proteins directly associated with the nucleic acid inside the NUCLEOCAPSID.
The type species of EPHEMEROVIRUS causing disease in cattle. Transmission is by hematophagous arthropods and the virus has been isolated from both culicoides and mosquitoes.
The assembly of VIRAL STRUCTURAL PROTEINS and nucleic acid (VIRAL DNA or VIRAL RNA) to form a VIRUS PARTICLE.
The sequence of PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in nucleic acids and polynucleotides. It is also called nucleotide sequence.
Any DNA sequence capable of independent replication or a molecule that possesses a REPLICATION ORIGIN and which is therefore potentially capable of being replicated in a suitable cell. (Singleton & Sainsbury, Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology, 2d ed)
An acute systemic febrile infection caused by SALMONELLA TYPHI, a serotype of SALMONELLA ENTERICA.
A genus of the family Muridae having three species. The present domesticated strains were developed from individuals brought from Syria. They are widely used in biomedical research.
A species of FLAVIVIRUS, one of the Japanese encephalitis virus group (ENCEPHALITIS VIRUSES, JAPANESE), which is the etiological agent of Japanese encephalitis found in Asia, southeast Asia, and the Indian subcontinent.
Small synthetic peptides that mimic surface antigens of pathogens and are immunogenic, or vaccines manufactured with the aid of recombinant DNA techniques. The latter vaccines may also be whole viruses whose nucleic acids have been modified.

Vectors of Chikungunya virus in Senegal: current data and transmission cycles. (1/339)

Chikungunya fever is a viral disease transmitted to human beings by Aedes genus mosquitoes. From 1972 to 1986 in Kedougou, Senegal, 178 Chikungunya virus strains were isolated from gallery forest mosquitoes, with most of them isolated from Ae. furcifer-taylori (129 strains), Ae. luteocephalus (27 strains), and Ae. dalzieli (12 strains). The characteristics of the sylvatic transmission cycle are a circulation periodicity with silent intervals that last approximately three years. Few epidemics of this disease have been reported in Senegal. The most recent one occurred in 1996 in Kaffrine where two Chikungunya virus strains were isolated from Ae. aegypti. The retrospective analysis of viral isolates from mosquitoes, wild vertebrates, and humans allowed to us to characterize Chikungunya virus transmission cycles in Senegal and to compare them with those of yellow fever virus.  (+info)

Yellow fever/Japanese encephalitis chimeric viruses: construction and biological properties. (2/339)

A system has been developed for generating chimeric yellow fever/Japanese encephalitis (YF/JE) viruses from cDNA templates encoding the structural proteins prM and E of JE virus within the backbone of a molecular clone of the YF17D strain. Chimeric viruses incorporating the proteins of two JE strains, SA14-14-2 (human vaccine strain) and JE Nakayama (JE-N [virulent mouse brain-passaged strain]), were studied in cell culture and laboratory mice. The JE envelope protein (E) retained antigenic and biological properties when expressed with its prM protein together with the YF capsid; however, viable chimeric viruses incorporating the entire JE structural region (C-prM-E) could not be obtained. YF/JE(prM-E) chimeric viruses grew efficiently in cells of vertebrate or mosquito origin compared to the parental viruses. The YF/JE SA14-14-2 virus was unable to kill young adult mice by intracerebral challenge, even at doses of 10(6) PFU. In contrast, the YF/JE-N virus was neurovirulent, but the phenotype resembled parental YF virus rather than JE-N. Ten predicted amino acid differences distinguish the JE E proteins of the two chimeric viruses, therefore implicating one or more residues as virus-specific determinants of mouse neurovirulence in this chimeric system. This study indicates the feasibility of expressing protective antigens of JE virus in the context of a live, attenuated flavivirus vaccine strain (YF17D) and also establishes a genetic system for investigating the molecular basis for neurovirulence determinants encoded within the JE E protein.  (+info)

Genetic interaction of flavivirus nonstructural proteins NS1 and NS4A as a determinant of replicase function. (3/339)

Nonstructural protein 1 (NS1) of yellow fever virus (YF) is a glycoprotein localized to extracytoplasmic compartments within infected cells. We have previously shown that NS1 can be supplied in trans and is required for viral RNA replication, a process thought to occur in membrane-bound cytoplasmic complexes. Here we report that the NS1 gene from a related virus, dengue virus (DEN), is unable to function in the process of YF RNA replication. This virus-specific incompatibility leads to a lack of initial minus-strand accumulation, suggesting that DEN NS1 is unable to productively interact with the YF replicase. Based on a YF deletion mutant that requires NS1 in trans, a genetic screen for suppressor mutants was used to select virus variants able to utilize DEN NS1. In three independent selections, a single mutation was mapped to the NS4A gene, which encodes a putative transmembrane replicase component. This mutation, as well as several additional mutations, was engineered into the NS1-deficient genome and confirmed a genetic interaction between NS1 and NS4A. These findings suggest a potential mechanism for integrating NS1 into the cytoplasmic process of RNA replication.  (+info)

Immunogenicity, genetic stability, and protective efficacy of a recombinant, chimeric yellow fever-Japanese encephalitis virus (ChimeriVax-JE) as a live, attenuated vaccine candidate against Japanese encephalitis. (4/339)

Yellow fever (YF) 17D vaccine virus, having a 60-year history of safe and effective use, is an ideal vector to deliver heterologous genes from other medically important flaviviruses. A chimeric YF/Japanese encephalitis (JE) virus (ChimeriVax-JE virus) was constructed by insertion of the premembrane and envelope (prME) genes of an attenuated human vaccine strain (SA14-14-2) of Japanese encephalitis (JE) virus between core and nonstructural (NS) genes of a YF 17D infectious clone. The virus grew to high titers in cell cultures and was not neurovirulent for 3- to 4-week-old mice at doses /=10(3) pfu of ChimeriVax-JE virus were solidly protected against intraperitoneal challenge with a virulent JE virus. Genetic stability of the chimera was assessed by sequential passages in cell cultures or in mouse brain. All attenuating residues and the avirulent phenotype were preserved after 18 passages in cell cultures or 6 passages in mouse brains.  (+info)

First case of yellow fever in French Guiana since 1902. (5/339)

The first case of yellow fever in French Guiana since 1902 was reported in March 1998. The yellow fever virus genome was detected in postmortem liver biopsies by seminested polymerase chain reaction. Sequence analysis showed that this strain was most closely related to strains from Brazil and Ecuador.  (+info)

Comparison of the immunogenicity and safety of two 17D yellow fever vaccines. (6/339)

As part of the clinical validation process of a new working seed of a licensed yellow fever vaccine (new working seed PV26, Stamaril; Pasteur Merieux Connaught, Lyon, France), the immunogenicity and safety of two batches of this vaccine (PM-YF) were compared with those of another commercially available vaccine (Arilvax; Evans Medical-Wellcome, Liverpool, United Kingdom) in 211 healthy adults. While the geometric mean titer values at days 10-14 and day 28 after vaccination were higher in the PM-YF group, the vaccines provided equivalent seroprotection (titers > or = 1/10) one month after a single vaccine dose (100% PM-YF versus 99% W-YF; P = 0.001, by one-sided equivalence test). Both vaccines were safe. There were no serious local or systemic reactions reported, nor any clinically significant hepatic function abnormalities associated with the use of either vaccine. These two 17D yellow fever vaccines from different European vaccine manufacturers were highly immunogenic and safe, and provided equivalent seroprotection.  (+info)

Molecular and biological changes associated with HeLa cell attenuation of wild-type yellow fever virus. (7/339)

Six passages of the mosquito-borne flavivirus yellow fever (YF) wild-type strain Asibi in HeLa cells attenuated the virus for monkeys and newborn mice and resulted in loss of mosquito competence. Attenuation after the passage in HeLa cells was not unique to YF virus strain Asibi as demonstrated by the HeLa passage attenuation of wild-type YF virus strain French viscerotropic virus and YF vaccine virus 17D-204 for newborn mice. In contrast, wild-type strain Dakar 1279 and the French neurotropic vaccine virus remained virulent for newborn mice after six passages in HeLa cells. Thus not all strains of YF virus can be attenuated by passage in HeLa cells. Attenuation of YF virus strains Asibi and French viscerotropic virus was accompanied by alterations in the antigenic and biological properties of the viruses, including changes to envelope protein epitopes. Attenuation for newborn mice was coincidental with the acquisition by the HeLa-passaged viruses of the vaccine-specific envelope protein epitope recognized by monoclonal antibody H5. This suggests that this conformational change may play a role in the attenuation process. Wild-type Dakar 1279, which remained virulent for newborn mice after passage in HeLa cells, retained its wild-type antigenic character. The genome of Asibi HeLa p6 virus differed from wild-type Asibi virus by 29 nucleotides that encoded 10 amino acid substitutions: 5 in the envelope protein, 1 in NS2A, 3 in NS4B, and 1 in NS5. The substitution at NS4B-95 is seen in three different attenuation processes of wild-type YF virus, leading us to speculate that it is involved in the attenuation of virulence of wild-type strain Asibi.  (+info)

Mutagenesis of the signal sequence of yellow fever virus prM protein: enhancement of signalase cleavage In vitro is lethal for virus production. (8/339)

Proteolytic processing at the C-prM junction in the flavivirus polyprotein involves coordinated cleavages at the cytoplasmic and luminal sides of an internal signal sequence. We have introduced at the COOH terminus of the yellow fever virus (YFV) prM signal sequence amino acid substitutions (VPQAQA mutation) which uncoupled efficient signal peptidase cleavage of the prM protein from its dependence on prior cleavage in the cytoplasm of the C protein mediated by the viral NS2B-3 protease. Infectivity assays with full-length YFV RNA transcripts showed that the VPQAQA mutation, which enhanced signal peptidase cleavage in vitro, was lethal for infectious virus production. Revertants or second-site mutants were recovered from cells transfected with VPQAQA RNA. Analysis of these viruses revealed that single amino acid substitutions in different domains of the prM signal sequence could restore viability. These variants had growth properties in vertebrate cells which differed only slightly from those of the parent virus, despite efficient signal peptidase cleavage of prM in cell-free expression assays. However, the neurovirulence in mice of the VPQAQA variants was significantly attenuated. This study demonstrates that substitutions in the prM signal sequence which disrupt coordinated cleavages at the C-prM junction can impinge on the biological properties of the mutant viruses. Factors other than the rate of production of prM are vitally controlled by regulated cleavages at this site.  (+info)

Yellow fever virus particles (virions), coloured transmission electron micrograph (TEM). Yellow fever virus belongs to the Flavivirus family (subgroup arbovirus) and is an enveloped RNA virus. The virus shape is icosahedral with a lipid containing envelop. It is also known as a togavirus. Yellow fever virus is carried by mosquitoes and is common in Africa, Central and South America. In Africa, Aedes sp. is the insect vectors that carry the virus, while in South America, Haemagogus sp. is the insect vector. The yellow fever virus is transmitted to humans when an infected female mosquito bites a human. Symptoms include fever, headache and nausea (flu-like symptoms). In serious cases there may be liver and kidney damage (necrosis), and even death. Yellow fever causes yellowing of the skin due to jaundice. There is no treatment for yellow fever and 5% of those infected die. Yellow fever vaccines can provide immunity. Magnification: x30,195 when shortest axis printed at 25 millimetres. Original image
TY - JOUR. T1 - Evolutionary and ecological factors underlying the tempo and distribution of yellow fever virus activity. AU - Carrington, Christine V.F.. AU - Auguste, Albert J.. PY - 2013/1/1. Y1 - 2013/1/1. N2 - Yellow fever virus (YFV) is historically one of the most important viruses to affect human populations. Despite the existence of highly effective vaccines for over 70. years, yellow fever remains a significant and re-emerging cause of morbidity and mortality in endemic and high-risk regions of South America and Africa. The virus may be maintained in sylvatic enzootic/epizootic, transitional and urban epidemic transmission cycles with geographic variation in terms of levels of genetic diversity, the nature of transmission cycles and patterns of outbreak activity. In this review we consider evolutionary and ecological factors underlying YFV emergence, maintenance and spread, geographic distribution and patterns of epizootic/epidemic activity.. AB - Yellow fever virus (YFV) is ...
Since YF is a mosquito-borne disease, its eradication can be quite challenging, due to the presence of a sylvatic cycle of this disease, making it a serious public health problem worldwide1 , 5 , 14 . Having a mosquito as a vector makes YF hard to be eradicated, justifying why it is essential to act on vector control measures14 , 37 .. In 1927, the yellow fever virus strain Asibi isolated from a patient in Ghana was used to formulate the first vaccine. The Asibi strain underwent serial passages in chicken tissue cultures to be attenuated for human use as a vaccine, named the 17D vaccine. There are two types of sub-strains obtained from the 17D vaccine, the 17DD and 17D-204. The 17D strain was first used in Brazil in 1937 for vaccination purposes, and since then The Oswald Cruz Foundation has produced the yellow fever 17DD (YF-17D) vaccine. To produce the 17DD vaccine, a sample of the yellow fever virus is inoculated into pathogens-free embryonated chicken eggs, as recommended by the WHO14 , 18 ...
Mouse Monoclonal. Reactivity: Yellow Fever virus. Application: ICC/IF, Functional Assay. Specificity: This antibody is specific for the envelope protein of the wild (Asibi) and vaccine strains of yellow fever virus.. Package: 100μl. ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Adaptation of yellow fever virus 17D to Vero cells is associated with mutations in structural and non-structural protein genes. AU - Beasley, David W.C.. AU - Morin, Merribeth. AU - Lamb, Ashley R.. AU - Hayman, Edward. AU - Watts, Douglas M.. AU - Lee, Cynthia K.. AU - Trent, Dennis W.. AU - Monath, Thomas P.. PY - 2013/9/1. Y1 - 2013/9/1. N2 - Serial passaging of yellow fever virus 17D in Vero cells was employed to derive seed material for a novel inactivated vaccine, XRX-001. Two independent passaging series identified a novel lysine to arginine mutation at amino acid 160 of the envelope protein, a surface-exposed residue in structural domain I. A third passage series resulted in an isoleucine to methionine mutation at residue 113 of the NS4B protein, a central membrane spanning region of the protein which has previously been associated with Vero cell adaptation of other mosquito-borne flaviviruses. These studies confirm that flavivirus adaptation to growth in Vero cells can ...
The RealStar® Yellow Fever Virus RT-PCR Kit 1.0 is an in vitro diagnostic test, based on realtime PCR technology, for the detection of Yellow Fever Virus specific RNA.. ...
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Using a recently described hamster model of severe yellow fever (YF), we examined the hypothesis that prior infection with heterologous flaviviruses protects against severe or fatal YF. Hamsters were singly or sequentially infected with Japanese encephalitis, St. Louis encephalitis, West Nile, and/or dengue-1 viruses, and then challenged with a virulent strain of yellow fever virus (YFV). In contrast to control (naive) hamsters, many of which appeared clinically ill or died after YFV infection, the flavivirus-immune animals remained asymptomatic. The flavivirus-immune hamsters also had a reduced viremia and lower serum levels of alanine aminotransferase and total bilirubin, compared with naive hamsters, following YFV infection. Histologically, livers of animals in the flavivirus-immune and control groups showed comparable levels of multifocal necrapoptosis. However, steatosis was not observed in the flavivirus-immune animals, whereas naive hamsters developed extensive microvesicular steatosis in the
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Previous studies provided evidence that both YFV infection and YFV-17D infection are rapidly cleared by a type I IFN-mediated innate immune response in mice (7, 12, 13). Indeed, depletion of type I IFN allows extensive viral replication, leading to death or T-cell-mediated clearance during YFV-Asibi or YFV-17D infection, respectively (12, 16). Although YFV-17D inhibits type I IFN signaling in infected cells (15), evidence suggests that type I IFN might have a role in the YFV-17D-induced immunogenicity process in human vaccinees. Analysis of the transcriptome of peripheral immune cells from human vaccinees showed that several genes involved in type I IFN pathways (STAT1) as well as interferon-stimulated genes (ISG15, MX1, and OAS1) are upregulated upon vaccination (41). This correlated with immunogenicity, suggesting a link between the type I IFN response and immunogenicity. However, the precise nature of this link remains to be understood. Although it has been reported that type II IFN signaling ...
Yellow fever virus ATCC ® VR-1268™ Designation: 17D [V-525-001-522] Application: Widely used for immunization of man against yellow fever. Widely used for immunization of man against yellow fever.
Yellow fever is a zoonotic disease caused by the yellow fever virus (YFV) and transmitted by mosquitoes of the family Culicidae. It is well known that cellular and viral microRNAs (miRNAs) are involved in modulation of viral and cellular gene expression, as well as immune response, and are considered by the scientific community as possible targets for an effective therapy against viral infections. This regulation may be involved in different levels of infection and clinical symptomatology. We used viral titration techniques, viral kinetics from 24 to 96 hours postinfection (hpi), and analyzed the expression of key proteins related to the miRNA pathway by quantitative reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (qRT-PCR). The expression of Dicer was different when compared over the course of infection by the distinct YFV genotypes. Drosha expression was similar during infection by YFV genotype 1 or 2, with a decrease in their expression over time and a slight increase in 96 hpi. Ago1, Ago2, and Ago4
The current yellow fever outbreak in Brazil prompted widespread yellow fever virus (YFV) vaccination campaigns, imposing a responsibility to distinguish between vaccine- and wild-type YFV-associated disease. We developed novel multiplex real-time reverse transcription PCRs that differentiate between vaccine and American wild-type YFV. We validated these highly specific and sensitive assays in an outbreak setting.
Summary Thirty monkeys of six genera which occur in the New World were inoculated with strains of type 1 and type 2 dengue virus which had never been passaged in laboratory animals. Although none of the monkeys showed overt signs of illness, almost all developed hemagglutination-inhibition (HI) or neutralizing antibodies. Viremia was demonstrated in four species of monkeys of three different genera 4 to 6 days after inoculation. The dengue and yellow fever HI antibody responses of these monkeys and others inoculated with yellow fever virus were similar to those which have been observed in persons naturally infected with these viruses.
Free Online Library: Enzootic transmission of yellow fever virus, Venezuela.(DISPATCHES) by Emerging Infectious Diseases; Health, general Cladistic analysis Analysis Phylogeny Yellow fever
Structure of Yellow Fever Virus (PDB1NA4). Yellow fever presents in most cases with fever, nausea, and pain and it generally subsides after several days although a more dangerous toxic phase can occur in some patients. - Stock Image C020/4916
Link to Pubmed [PMID] - 28687779. Sci Rep 2017 Jul;7(1):4848. Yellow fever virus (YFV) causing a deadly viral disease is transmitted by the bite of infected mosquitoes. In Brazil, YFV is restricted to a forest cycle maintained between non-human primates and forest-canopy mosquitoes, where humans can be tangentially infected. Since late 2016, a growing number of human cases have been reported in Southeastern Brazil at the gates of the most populated areas of South America, the Atlantic coast, with Rio de Janeiro state hosting nearly 16 million people. We showed that the anthropophilic mosquitoes Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus as well as the YFV-enzootic mosquitoes Haemagogus leucocelaenus and Sabethes albiprivus from the YFV-free region of the Atlantic coast were highly susceptible to American and African YFV strains. Therefore, the risk of reemergence of urban YFV epidemics in South America is major with a virus introduced either from a forest cycle or by a traveler returning from the ...
Monkeys and mice surviving cerebral infection with yellow fever virus of relatively avirulent strains have been found to resist maximal intracerebral doses of yellow fever virus of a highly neurotropic strain. Such animals, however, do not resist more than very small doses of intracerebrally inoculated virus of Eastern equine encephalomyelitis. Animals immunized by extraneural routes, on the other hand, are not uniformly resistant to neural infection with neurotropic yellow fever virus. Monkeys which have undergone systemic infection with virus of the avirulent 17D strain or of several jungle strains resist only small intracerebral doses of neurotropic virus; while mice, even when possessed of very high serum-antibody levels as the result of intraperitoneal hyperimmunization, manifest only an irregular resistance to intracerebral challenge inocula. The difference in the resistance of neurally and extraneurally immunized animals is not related to similar differences in the levels of protective ...
The prevailing paradigm of yellow fever virus (YFV) ecology in South America is that of wandering epizootics. The virus is believed to move from place to place in epizootic waves involving monkeys and mosquitoes, rather than persistently circulating within particular locales. After a large outbreak of YFV illness in Peru in 1995, we used phylogenetic analyses of virus isolates to reexamine the hypothesis of virus movement. We sequenced a 670-nucleotide fragment of the prM/E gene region from 25 Peruvian YFV samples collected from 1977 to 1999, and delineated six clades representing the states (Departments) of Puno, Pasco, Junin, Ayacucho, San Martin/Huanuco, and Cusco. The concurrent appearance of at least four variants during the 1995 epidemic and the genetic stability of separate virus lineages over time indicate that Peruvian YFV is locally maintained and circulates continuously in discrete foci of enzootic transmission ...
Authors: Volk, David; Gandham, Sai; May, Fiona; Barrett, Alan; Gorenstein, David. Citation: Volk, David; Gandham, Sai; May, Fiona; Anderson, Anjenique; Barrett, Alan; Gorenstein, David. NMR assignments of the yellow fever virus envelope protein domain III Biomol. NMR Assignments 1, 49-50 (2007).. Assembly members: ...
Background: A Src kinase-activating phosphatase (PTPRE) is targeted by a genome-derived yellow fever virus (YFV) short noncoding RNA (vsRNA) in vitro. The vsRNA reduces PTPRE translation, which leads to reduced TCR signaling. vsRNA point mutations restore PTPRE expression and T cell function. We examined TCR signaling and PTPRE levels in individuals before and after YFV vaccination (YFVax). Methods: Fourteen individuals receiving YFVax (104.7–5.6) IM for travel prophylaxis provided written informed consent for these studies. Blood was obtained once before vaccination and four times after vaccination (days 3 to 28). Serum and PBMCs were purified and YFV was quantified by RNA and infectivity. PBMCs were assessed for activation following anti-CD3 stimulation by measuring phospho-tyrosine-394-Lck and IL-2 release. PBMC PTPRE levels were determined by immunoblot analyses (normalized to actin). A YFV-neutralizing antibody was determined by PRNT. Results: YFVax was administered alone (six out of 14
The sequence of the entire RNA genome of the type flavivirus, yellow fever virus, has been obtained. Inspection of this sequence reveals a single long open reading frame of 10,233 nucleotides, which could encode a polypeptide of 3411 amino acids. The structural proteins are found within the amino-terminal 780 residues of this polyprotein; the remainder of the open reading frame consists of nonstructural viral polypeptides. This genome organization implies that mature viral proteins are produced by posttranslational cleavage of a polyprotein precursor and has implications for flavivirus RNA replication and for the evolutionary relation of this virus family to other RNA viruses. ...
Miller, B.R.; Mitchell, C.J., 1986: Passage of yellow fever virus: its effect on infection and transmission rates in Aedes aegypti
Ebola virus + Rift valley virus + yellow fever virus + internal control , FR182 real time PCR kit for detection in different samples: nasal swabs, plasma, serum, stool, nasopharnygeal swabs, respiratory tract samples.
BioAssay record AID 341693 submitted by ChEMBL: Antiviral activity against IRES-luciferase tagged Yellow fever virus in BHK15 cells assessed as reduction of luciferase activity at 50 uM after 36 hrs.
The YFV 17D is a live attenuated vaccine strain and is designed to cause an immune response to confer protection to wild-type Yellow fever virus ...
ރީނދޫ ހުން (އިނގިރޭސި ބަހުން: Yellow Fever)އަކީ ފްލެވިވިރިޑޭ(އިނގިރޭސި ބަހުން: Flaviridae) ގުރޫޕް ގައި ހިމެނޭ ފްލެވިވައިރަސް(އިނގިރޭސި ބަހުން: Flavivirus) އެއްކަމުގައިވާ ރީނދޫ ހުން ޖައްސާ ވައިރަސް(އިނގިރޭސި ބަހުން: Yellow Fever Virus) ގެ ސަބަބުން ޖެހޭ ބައްޔެކެވެ. ހަށިގަނޑުގެ ބައިތަކުން ލޭފޭއްދުން ކުރިމަތިކުރުވާ ބަލިތަކުގެ ތެރޭގައި ރީނދޫ ހުން ހިމެނެއެވެ. ރީނދޫ ހުން މިނަން ނިސްބަތްކުރެވެނީ ރީނދޫ ހުން ޖެހުމާއި ގުޅިގެން ކުރިމަތިވާ ރީނދޫވުން އަށެވެ. ރީނދޫ ހުން ޖައްސާ ވައިރަސް އަކީ އާރްއެންއޭ ވައިރަސް އެކެވެ. ރީނދޫ ފެތުރެނީ މަދިރީގެ ސަބަބުންނެވެ. ރީނދޫ ހުން ޖެހުމުން ...
Yellow fever is a serious hemorrhagic (bleeding) disease that may kill 15%-50% of severely infected people. Artemis One Health is conducting studies to understand the factors that would facilitate emergence of urban (within cities) yellow fever and is developing vaccine candidates that can be used to supplement the current vaccine shortage. Together with other groups we will study which mosquito species other than Aedes aegypi can be infected with the yellow fever virus. Our vaccine candidates will be based on the recombinant protein and the MVA platform (See our Approach). These platforms are convenient as they allow production of affordable vaccines that can be used in resource-poor countries.. What is the context of this research?. Yellow fever virus has the potential to cause big (urban) epidemics as exemplified by the situation before the 1950s. However, the majority of the reported outbreaks to date are mainly seen in Africa and South America and have a forest (sylvatic) origin. Important ...
Figure 2: Number of Sri Lankans travelling to yellow fever endemic countries based on registries at Port Health Medical Offices (1998 to 2011 ...
Although an effective vaccine for YFV does exist, YFV-17D (a live-attenuated strain of the virus), not much is known about the viral and host factors that contribute towards this vaccines attenuating effect.. Study lead, Alexander Ploss from Princeton University (NJ, USA), explained why investigating these factors is important: An improved understanding of the complex mechanisms regulating YFV-17D attenuation will provide insights into key viral-host interactions that regulate host immune responses and infection outcomes, [and]open novel avenues for the development of innovative vaccine strategies.. In this study, researchers at Princeton University investigated the effects of infection with YFV-17D in type III receptor-deficient mice.. Researchers discovered that mice deficient in type III IFN alone were able to survive the infection, as they were able to control viral replication, which helped towards its rapid clearance from the body. However, when mice were deficient in both type I and ...
A method for carrying out antibody absorption studies for antigenic analysis of group B arthropod-borne (arbor) viruses is described and examples of homologous and heterologous absorption curves are presented. Evidence that antigenic structure can be a stable property was obtained with three strains of West Nile virus isolated from different hosts in different countries over a period of years. Comparative studies with viruses of the Japanese B-St. Louis-West Nile subgroup indicate that each virus contains a completely specific antigen as well as one or more cross-reactive components. Strains of yellow fever virus isolated in America were shown to lack an antigen present in strains of African origin although no differences were found between isolates from the same geographical area. The attenuated 17 D vaccine strain of yellow fever was found to have acquired an additional antigen not present in the unadapted parent or in other strains tested. However, alteration in pathogenicity for man was not ...
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Post, Paulo Roberto et al. The early use of yellow fever virus strain 17D for vaccine production in Brazil - a review. Mem. Inst. Oswaldo Cruz, Aug 2001, vol.96, no.6, p.849-857. ISSN 0074- ...
KRISP 2019 Journal of Virology paper that showed that during the recent epidemic YFV was re-introduced from Minas Gerais to Espírito Santo and Rio de Janeiro states multiple times between 2016 to 2019. The analysis of data from portable sequencing could identify the corridor of spread of YFV. These findings reinforce that continued genomic surveillance strategies can provide information on virus genetic diversity and transmission dynamics that might assist in the understanding arbovirus epidemics.
Hemorrhagic fever syndrome is caused by yellow fever virus which is a form of flavivirus. Yellow fever virus can be detected via virus specific IgM antibody.
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Differential diagnosis of infections that cause similar diseases and may be active simultaneously in the same geographical areas is greatly needed. Dengue and yellow fever viruses (DENV and YFV) are transmitted by the same species of mosquito and both can cause haemorrhagic fever symptoms. These viruses are active mainly in regions where expensive and sophisticated technologies are not available. Our objective was to develop a simple, reliable and easy-to-perform method to detect and identify these viruses. Methods ...
YABAR V, Carlos; CHOQUE P, Juana y MONTOYA P, Ysabel. Evaluación serológica de una proteína recombinante a partir de una cepa aislada del virus de la fiebre amarilla en el Perú: un estudio piloto. Rev. perú. med. exp. salud publica [online]. 2003, vol.20, n.4, pp.193-199. ISSN 1726-4634.. Objective: To assess a 66kDa (Er66) recombinant protein of yellow fever (YF) virus using immunoreactive antibodies. Material and methods: Er66 was expressed in Escherichia coli and then it was challenged against 1/100, 1/50 and 1/25 monoclonal antibodies containing dilutions, and against clinical sera containing specific IgM and IgG antibodies against YF virus using western blot assay. Likewise, total protein content from yellow fever virus and Dengue (DEN) virus were also tested as antigenicity control. Results: Er66 recombinant protein showed antigenicity against 1/50 and 1/25 titers of monoclonal antibodies (MAB8701); however, no immunoreactivity was observed in sera positive for yellow fever and dengue ...
A viral infection caused by a flavivirus called yellow fever virus. It is transmitted to humans from infected mosquitoes. The signs and symptoms range from a mild febrile illness to liver damage with jaundice and hemorrhages.
Yellow fever was a widespread and deadly disease at that time. The disease is caused by a virus. The virus is spread by the bites of certain types of mosquitoes. Theiler and other researchers wanted to find a vaccine for yellow fever. A vaccine is a substance that protects people from a disease. At first, researchers used rhesus monkeys for yellow fever experiments. In 1930 Theiler discovered that the yellow fever virus also affected mice.…
A team of researchers at the University of California - Riverside recently determined that the yellow fever virus replicates primarily in the liver and other organ failures that often follow are due to secondary effects.
The Yellow Fever virus can cause serious harm to humans and can be fatal. It is transmitted by mosquitoes. Some countries require proof of vaccination before entry.
TY - JOUR. T1 - Recombinant yellow fever vaccine virus 17D expressing simian immunodeficiency virus SIVmac239 gag induces SIV-specific CD8+ T-cell responses in rhesus macaques. AU - Bonaldo, Myrna C.. AU - Martins, Mauricio A.. AU - Rudersdorf, Richard. AU - Mudd, Philip A.. AU - Sacha, Jonah B.. AU - Piaskowski, Shari M.. AU - Costa Neves, Patrícia C.. AU - Veloso De Santana, Marlon G.. AU - Vojnov, Lara. AU - Capuano, Saverio. AU - Rakasz, Eva G.. AU - Wilson, Nancy A.. AU - Fulkerson, John. AU - Sadoff, Jerald C.. AU - Watkins, David I.. AU - Galler, Ricardo. PY - 2010/4/1. Y1 - 2010/4/1. N2 - Here we describe a novel vaccine vector for expressing human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) antigens. We show that recombinant attenuated yellow fever vaccine virus 17D expressing simian immunodeficiency virus SIVmac239 Gag sequences can be used as a vector to generate SIV-specific CD8+ T-cell responses in the rhesus macaque. Priming with recombinant BCG expressing SIV antigens increased the frequency of ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Recombinant yellow fever vaccine virus 17D expressing simian immunodeficiency virus SIVmac239 gag induces SIV-specific CD8+ T-cell responses in rhesus macaques. AU - Bonaldo, Myrna C.. AU - Martins, Mauricio A.. AU - Rudersdorf, Richard. AU - Mudd, Philip A.. AU - Sacha, Jonah B.. AU - Piaskowski, Shari M.. AU - Costa Neves, Patrícia C.. AU - Veloso De Santana, Marlon G.. AU - Vojnov, Lara. AU - Capuano, Saverio. AU - Rakasz, Eva G.. AU - Wilson, Nancy A.. AU - Fulkerson, John. AU - Sadoff, Jerald C.. AU - Watkins, David I.. AU - Galler, Ricardo. N1 - Copyright: Copyright 2010 Elsevier B.V., All rights reserved.. PY - 2010/4. Y1 - 2010/4. N2 - Here we describe a novel vaccine vector for expressing human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) antigens. We show that recombinant attenuated yellow fever vaccine virus 17D expressing simian immunodeficiency virus SIVmac239 Gag sequences can be used as a vector to generate SIV-specific CD8+ T-cell responses in the rhesus macaque. Priming with ...
Summary Isolates of yellow fever (YF) virus from Africa (Senegambia, Central African Republic, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso) and from South America (Panama, Ecuador, Trinidad) were examined by oligonucleotide fingerprinting of the 40S genome RNA. Geographically isolated and epidemiologically unrelated viruses were very distinct. On the basis of the T1 oligonucleotide fingerprints of each isolate, four geographical variants (topotypes) of YF virus isolated within the same period of time have been established. The Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso topotypes were similar. In the Central African Republic, two variants could be found exhibiting 70 to 75% homology to one another. In South America, the three analysed strains exhibited only about 70% homology, but could be classified in the same topotype. The oligonucleotide fingerprints of the genome RNA offered a useful tool for the understanding of YF virus variability.
The Ministry of Health is encouraging persons to get vaccinated before travelling to yellow fever affected areas. This follows a recent a rise in yellow fever cases in some parts of Africa and continued risk in some South and Central American countries.. Yellow fever is an acute illness caused by the yellow fever virus which is found in the tropics of South America and Africa. The virus is transmitted by the bite of an infected Aedes aegypti mosquito, the same vector that transmits the chikungunya, dengue and zika viruses. Yellow fever symptoms may be mild and go unnoticed, or may be severe and affect many organ systems. Symptomatic illness begins with fever, chills, headache, backache, general muscle pain, upset stomach, and vomiting. In severe cases where the disease progresses, weakness, jaundice, bleeding of the gums, hematemesis (vomiting of blood) and the presence of blood and protein in the urine may occur. In most patients these symptoms improve after 3 to 4 days.. Yellow fever vaccines ...
Recently, there is evidence about the Outbreak of Yellow Fever becoming latest global health emergency. Georgetown University professors state that this Yellow fever epidemic is one of the most important emergency that is spreading all over the world. The Professors also calls the World Health Organization for convening the emergency committee of International Health Regulations. Yellow fever epidemic is also considered as the frequent emerging epidemics that they call for creating a standing emergency committee for solving this future health emergency.. Yellow fever is the acute viral disease that has the symptoms of Fever, loss of appetite, chills, muscle pains, nausea and headaches. Most symptoms are typically 5 days so that people could improve within these days. Some of the other disadvantage of Yellow fever is fever, liver damage and abdominal pain causing the yellow skin. There is also a risk of kidney problems and bleeding so that it is necessary to consult doctor for the immediate ...
Traveling Abroad. Yellow Fever. What is yellow fever, how is it spread, and how is it treated?. Epidemics of yellow fever were recorded as long ago as 1648. The yellow fever virus, a member of the flaviviridae (flavus , L. yellow), is spread by the Aedes aeyptimosquito, as demonstrated by Dr. Walter Reed in 1900. Two researchers at the Rockefeller Foundation in New York developed a vaccine that was tested in human volunteers in 1936 and found it to be effective. Indeed, the vaccine, along with mosquito control measures, were so effective that by the end of World War II yellow fever was considered a medical curiosity. In the early 1980s about 200 cases were reported annually to the World Health Organization from the African continent, but by the late 1980s as many as 5,000 cases were reported from this region in a single year. Because the yellow fever is easily mistaken for other diseases, it is likely that only a small fraction of the actual cases are reported.. Although the mosquitoes that ...
In the United States, yellow fever (YF) vaccination is recommended for travelers and active duty military members visiting endemic areas of sub-Saharan Africa and Central/South America (1,2). The American Red Cross recommends that recipients of YF vaccine defer blood product donation for 2 weeks because of the theoretical risk for transmission from a viremic donor (3). On April 10, 2009, a hospital blood bank supervisor learned that, on March 27, blood products had been collected from 89 U.S. active duty trainees who had received YF vaccine 4 days before donation. This report summarizes the subsequent investigation by the hospital and CDC to identify lapses in donor deferral and to determine whether transfusion-related transmission of YF vaccine virus occurred. The investigation found that a recent change in the timing of trainee vaccination had occurred and that vaccinees had not reported recent YF vaccination status at time of donation. Despite a prompt recall, six units of blood products were ...
Trinidad, like many other American regions, experiences repeated epizootics of yellow fever virus (YFV). However, it is unclear whether these result from in situ evolution (enzootic maintenance) or regular reintroduction of YFV from the South American mainland. To discriminate between these hypotheses, we carried out a Bayesian phylogeographic analysis of over 100 prM/E gene sequences sampled from 8 South American countries. These included newly sequenced isolates from the recent 2008-2009 Trinidad epizootic and isolates derived from mainland countries within the last decade. The results indicate that the most recent common ancestor of the 2008-2009 epizootic existed in Trinidad 4.2 years prior to 2009 (95% highest probability density [HPD], 0.5 to 9.0 years). Our data also suggest a Trinidad origin for the progenitor of the 1995 Trinidad epizootic and support in situ evolution of YFV between the 1979 and 1988-1989 Trinidad epizootics. Using the same phylogeographic approach, we also inferred the
What is Yellow fever? Yellow fever is a disease that is caused by a virus that is spread to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito. This disease is only found in tropical and subtropical areas of the world, primarily South America and Africa. Therefore, only US residents that travel to these foreign countries are at risk for the disease. Yellow fever can be a fatal in approximately 20-50% of people that develop severe symptoms. What are the symptoms of Yellow fever? Most people that are infected with the yellow fever virus have no illness or only very mild illness. For those persons with mild illness, their symptoms will start very quickly and include: high fever, chills, nausea, vomiting, rash, severe headache, pain behind the eyes, and muscle and joint pain. Approximately 15% of persons that experience illness will develop more severe symptoms. Severe symptoms include: high fever, jaundice (a condition of yellow skin and eyes), bleeding, and shock/organ failure. Symptoms of bleeding ...
What is Yellow fever? Yellow fever is a disease that is caused by a virus that is spread to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito. This disease is only found in tropical and subtropical areas of the world, primarily South America and Africa. Therefore, only US residents that travel to these foreign countries are at risk for the disease. Yellow fever can be a fatal in approximately 20-50% of people that develop severe symptoms. What are the symptoms of Yellow fever? Most people that are infected with the yellow fever virus have no illness or only very mild illness. For those persons with mild illness, their symptoms will start very quickly and include: high fever, chills, nausea, vomiting, rash, severe headache, pain behind the eyes, and muscle and joint pain. Approximately 15% of persons that experience illness will develop more severe symptoms. Severe symptoms include: high fever, jaundice (a condition of yellow skin and eyes), bleeding, and shock/organ failure. Symptoms of bleeding ...
As matta dey boil so, na so that yawa no go gas NCDC dey ginger to kill yellow fever outbreak, before water go pass garri. Na why them con drop press release to tell us how the fight dey go and the way forward, because we the masses go need to do our parts too.. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control don confam four cases of yellow fever inside Bauchi State. Three of them dey stay Alkaleri Local Government Area (LGA) and the fourth case na person wey stroll go Kano State, come branch Yankari Games Reserve for the same LGA for Bauchi State.. Na on 29th of August NCDC first receive information of the confam cases of Yellow Fever inside Kano State from from one laboratory for their Yellow Fever laboratory network. Them later discover say the confam case of yellow fever inside Kano na from the person wey visit Yankari Game Reserve for Bauchi, August 2019 with him papa. The papa die sha, with symptoms wey look like yellow fever own.. On the 3rd of September 2019, the Borno State Epidemiology Team ...
New research by University of Warwick historian Dr Tim Lockley has found why yellow fever had a green bias in 19th century fever outbreaks in the southern states of the US. Almost half of the 650 people killed by yellow fever in Savannah Georgia in 1854 were Irish immigrants.. Dr Tim Lockley´s study is based on four sources: the burial records of Laurel Grove cemetery; the records of the city´s Catholic cemetery; the minutes of Savannah´s Board of Health; and published lists of the dead in the Savannah Morning News. These sources yielded the names of 650 people who died of yellow fever between early August and the end of November 1854, of which 293 were Irish immigrants (and 10 others were of unknown nationality).. Savannah was not the only southern US city to witness this Irish susceptibility to yellow fever. In nineteenth-century New Orleans annual yellow fever outbreaks killed many Irish and German immigrants. This encouraged a view of yellow fever as less serious than other illnesses such ...
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Yellow fever is a vector-borne disease endemic in Africa and Latin America, causing an estimated 380,000 severe cases including up to 180,000 deaths annually in Africa where around 90% of the global burden occurs. Yellow fever is caused by a virus (genus Flavivirus) that can be transmitted to humans by the bites of infected aedes and haemogogus mosquitoes. The yellow in the name refers to the jaundice that affects some patients. Initial symptoms of yellow fever include fever, headache, jaundice, muscle pain, nausea, vomiting and fatigue. A small proportion of patients develop severe symptoms and approximately half of those severe cases die within seven to ten days. There is no medical treatment for yellow fever, but a safe and long-lasting vaccine has been available since the 1930s. Complete elimination of yellow fever is not possible due to a large wildlife reservoir of the virus. Therefore, disease prevention through large-scale vaccination campaigns is the most effective approach for ...
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In September 2017, the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) informed the World Health Organization (WHO) of a confirmed case of yellow fever in Western Nigeria. Since then, Nigeria has experienced resurgent outbreaks of the epidemic in different locations across the country. All states of Nigeria have reported at least one suspected yellow fever case in 2019, with a total of over 2,000 suspected cases reported between 1 January and 31 July 2019 from all the thirty-six states that constitute Nigeria.. There have been efforts to stop the outbreak from spreading and to strengthen its monitoring. On 6 September 2019, a yellow fever outbreak was confirmed in Bauchi state. Bauchi and Katsina are the two states with the highest number of deaths linked to the outbreak. Over thirty deaths from yellow fever have been reported so far in the two states.. Yellow fever is caused by a virus transmitted to humans by the bites of infected mosquitoes. The mosquitoes breed around houses (domestic), in ...
If you travel to hunt very much, getting inoculated for dangerous diseases becomes almost second nature, and part of the preparations necessary before any big trip. Shots in the arm for tetanus, hepatitis and measles boosters are commonplace. Pills to ward off malaria are easy to swallow and the simple regimen is very effective.. The next time you see your Doctor for shots; dont forget to ask for Yellow Fever, to be up-to-date on your immunizations, especially if plans are taking you to central Africa.. Several media channels have reported in May that Yellow Fever is on the rise, especially in Angola where 2,300 suspected cases have been reported since December. A few hundred have been reported in the Democratic Republic of Congo and a few related cases have just appeared in Zambia and one in Namibia.. Yellow Fever is carried by the same mosquitoes that carry dengue and Zika. Yellow Fever kills 80,000 Africans a year. People who contract Yellow Fever can suffer from bleeding internally and ...
The development of novel approaches to disease control will be definitely more successful if we better understand the differences and similarities in the genomes ofthe yellow fever and malaria vectors, Sharakhova said.. Although the genome of the yellow fever mosquito was published in 2007, the lack of a detailed physical genome map prevented researchers from analyzing the chromosome genetic composition and evolution. The large size of the yellow fever mosquitos genome - about one third of the human genome size and five times larger than the malaria mosquitos genome - complicated genomic mapping efforts.. The physical genome map developed in this study will guide efforts to significantly improve the genome assembly for the yellow fever mosquito and will facilitate more advanced studies of the genome organization and chromosome evolution in mosquitoes, said Igor Sharakhov, an associate professor of entomology in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, a Fralin Life Science Institute ...
Yellow Fever is found in tropical and subtropical areas in South America and Africa. The virus is transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito. Yellow fever is a very rare cause of illness in U.S. travelers. Illness ranges in severity from a self-limited febrile illness to severe liver disease with bleeding. Yellow fever disease is diagnosed based on symptoms, physical findings, laboratory testing, and travel history, including the possibility of exposure to infected mosquitoes. There is no specific treatment for yellow fever; care is based on symptoms. Steps to prevent yellow fever virus infection include using insect repellent, wearing protective clothing, and getting vaccinated. - ...
Flavivirus is a genus of viruses in the family Flaviviridae. This genus includes the West Nile virus, dengue virus, tick-borne encephalitis virus, yellow fever virus, Zika virus and several other viruses which may cause encephalitis, as well as insect-specific flaviviruses (ISFs) such as cell fusing agent virus (CFAV), Palm Creek virus (PCV), and Parramatta River virus (PaRV). Flaviviruses are named from the yellow fever virus, the type virus for the family; the word flavus means yellow in Latin. The name yellow fever in turn originated from its propensity to cause yellow jaundice in victims. Flaviviruses share several common aspects: common size (40-65 nm), symmetry (enveloped, icosahedral nucleocapsid), nucleic acid (positive-sense, single-stranded RNA around 10,000-11,000 bases), and appearance in the electron microscope. Most of these viruses are transmitted by the bite from an infected arthropod (mosquito or tick) and hence, classified as arboviruses. Human infections with most of these ...
Yellow fever is a mosquito borne disease caused by a virus from the Flaviviridae family, called the yellow fever virus. This virus is transmitted via female
The reason is that yellow fever, which is transmitted by infected mosquitoes, is endemic in Brazil and parts of South America. I studied the measures put in place to ensure compliance, to assess any shortcomings that may inadvertently allow the yellow fever virus to slip into Singapore.. In the group, I found a fellow traveller who had his vaccination a mere 24 hours before travel. To me, this was self-defeating as it takes 10 days after the jab for the immunity to kick in.. Consequently, he had no protection during the time he was in Brazil. If he had been bitten by a mosquito carrying the virus, he would have been infected.. Owing to the incubation period, an infected person may be asymptomatic when he returns to Singapore. Thus, the virus could be introduced to the island in this manner.. A returning Singaporean or permanent resident can also opt to use the lane reserved for the Immigration Automated Clearance System to pass through the Changi Airport checkpoint. Officers are not being ...
by John Bozarjian , Feb 7, 2018 , Blog, Pest Control. Yellow fever is a virus that is transmitted by the aedes aegypti mosquito. Yellow fever originated in Africa and it was brought to the new world in the 1500s during the slave trade. Symptoms of yellow fever normally appear a week after contracting the virus from a ...
Yellow fever is caused by an arbovirus which is a term that describes viruses spread by arthropods such as insects. The arboviruses that cause yellow fever belong to the Flavivirus genus which also includes dengue virus, Zika virus, and West Nile virus. It is transmitted primarily by the Aedes aegypti species of mosquito, the same type responsible for transmission of viruses that cause dengue fever and Zika fever. This mosquito needs very little water to breed, reproduces quickly, and is most active at dawn and dusk-a very common time for people to be out leaving or returning to their homes. This kind of mosquito is efficient at spreading disease, which has led some to discuss the possibility of eradicating the breed. Yellow fever is not passed on directly from one person to another. It is possible, however, that the disease could be transmitted from needle sticks or blood transfusions that were done with infected blood. There are frequently outbreaks in condensed areas due to the small travel ...
Yellow Fever, explained. "Yellow Fever is what is known as a flavivirus, a group of viruses spread by mosquitoes that includes West Nile, dengue and Japanese encephalitis. As a virus, yellow fever is not one of the stronger ones...What the virus lacks in evolutionary prowess, the mosquito makes up for." From "The American Plague" by Molly Caldwell Crosby Join us for this online presentation and learn how Memphis was devastated by an opportunistic vector from Africa called  Aedes aegypti , a terrible lack of sanitation or good hygiene, and a stagnant bayou that sluiced through downtown. This presentation will be offered several times throughout the month of September. You will receive a link to a Zoom webinar one hour before your scheduled call time. Cost is $10 per person.   Register Now
Say: YEL-oh FEE-vur. Yellow fever is caused by a virus carried by mosquitoes. Its usually found only in tropical parts of Africa and South America. Most people who are bitten by an infected mosquito dont get sick. People who do might have a fever or headache, throw up, and get jaundice, which turns the skin yellow and gives the fever its name.. Most people with yellow fever get better with no problems. There is a vaccine to prevent yellow fever if you are travelling to places where the disease is common.. ...
Among natural and man-made disasters, there is perhaps nothing more baffling and terrifying than an infectious disease outbreak. In 1793, a yellow fever epidemic in Philadelphia killed about 5,000 people and altered the course ...
This teaching guide helps instructors use a specific primary source set, The Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878, in the classroom.
The mosquito that spreads yellow fever can also carry the Zika virus, dengue fever, and chikungunya.. The Brazilian ministry of health has sent teams to investigate the outbreak, kill mosquitos, and vaccinate residents, as part of an attempt to contain the outbreak. The WHO has warned that states neighboring Minas Gerais are at risk for large outbreaks, since they are also home to the Aedes mosquito, and the population is not vaccinated against yellow fever, since the regions were considered low risk for the disease until recently.. Brazil is still recovering from last years Zika outbreak, which infected an estimated 214,193 people, leading to 2,366 babies born with congenital Zika syndrome from 2015 to 2017.. An outbreak of yellow fever affected Minas Gerais in 2002 and 2003, with 63 people contracting the disease and 23 people killed. Other parts of Brazil have faced more recent outbreaks, including in 2008 and 2009, when 21 cases of the disease and 9 deaths occurred in Rio Grande do Sul and ...
New research on yellow fever could lead to improved vaccines and quick cures.. Yellow fever is a mosquito born disease that is found throughout South America and sub-Saharan Africa. While the disease is actually more deadly than malaria, it has never been as widely a threat.. In part this is because the first stages are not as severe as malarias and its usually the secondary effects that lead to mortality. These secondary effects can be quite prolonged. As a result its possible that many deaths in sub-Saharan Africa are actually from a yellow fever infection while being diagnosed as something else.. Mostly, however, its because persons who recover from the disease acquire virtually complete immunity. This is completely unlike malaria. Persons can succomb to malaria multiple times and likely achieve no immunity against a future infection.. The new research is one of the first in-depth studies that carefully looks at how the disease works. Its complicated and fascinating. Note that the ...
In Goiania, and medical authorities give as virtually certain that the cause of death of the farmer, occurred the night of Friday, is linked to contamination by yellow fever. The official confirmation, however, will come only with the disclosure of the first report, which should occur by the end of this week. All indications lead to the clinical diagnosis of the disease. The starting with the origin of John the Baptist. Morador of Aparecida de Goiania, he was working in the rural area of Uruaçu, considered a local government area of yellow fever endemic wild. There and in other 38 municipalities there were goianos record in 2007 of cases of animal diseases: death of monkeys by suspected yellow fever wild. In three of the 41 monkeys found dead, was identified the presence of the virus ...
How to Protect Against Yellow Fever. Yellow fever is an acute and potentially fatal disease, caused by a virus, which is usually transmitted through mosquitoes. In its early stages, yellow fever can be difficult to distinguish from other...
WHO has published Targeting yellow fever in the Sudan. Follow the link to a photo story. The introduction: Since late September 2012, an outbreak of yellow fever has affected people in the Darfur region of Sudan. Yellow fever is an...
Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793. Yellow Fever - Timelines. Yellow fever breaks out in Philadelphia. U.S. Army Physicians Discovered the Cause of Yellow Fever
In this study, we used a systems vaccinology approach to identify temporal changes in immune response signatures to the yellow fever (YF)-17D vaccine, with the aim of comprehensively characterizing immune responses associated with protective immunity. We conducted a cohort study in which 21 healthy subjects in China were administered one dose of the YF-17D vaccine; PBMCs were collected at 0 h and then at 4 h and days 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 14, 28, 84, and 168 postvaccination, and analyzed by transcriptional profiling and immunological assays. At 4 h postvaccination, genes associated with innate cell differentiation and cytokine pathways were dramatically downregulated, whereas receptor genes were upregulated, compared with their baseline levels at 0 h. Immune response pathways were primarily upregulated on days 5 and 7, accompanied by the upregulation of the transcriptional factors JUP, STAT1, and EIF2AK2. We also observed robust activation of innate immunity within 2 d postvaccination and a durable ...
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Yellow Fever epidemic contained after combined efforts from the Yellow Fever Partnership to vaccinate over 2.2 million people in the Ivorian capital.
Most investigations that examine diffusion of disease through urban areas give relatively scant attention to the micro-environment. Employing the many methods of macro-environmental analysis, most studies do not attempt to identify street-level or even residence-level temporal-spatial patterns of disease diffusion. As a result, the mechanisms that lead to diffusion on such small scales are left relatively undefined. There is no doubt that cumulatively these small-scale mechanisms contribute to the diffusion of disease over the urban environment. However, the level of contribution and the specific details of their dynamics remain unclear. This thesis investigated some of these unexplored areas by presenting a temporal-spatial analysis of the Memphis Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878. The area (downtown Memphis), the time (August-December 1878), and the epidemic (yellow fever) are centered around a collection of books, maps, and reference materials that range from contemporary accounts of the epidemic to
Benjamin Rush, MD, of Philadelphia was the most famous American doctor in the 18thCentury. He was a signer of the Declaration of Independence and never lost interest in politics. He was a professor, author and social reformer. He was also known to be impatient, humorless and self-righteous. Despite these shortcomings, his renown was such that when he advocated a given treatment, others followed. Unfortunately the treatment he prescribed for infection was often harmful, and, in the opinion of many, caused a perpetuation of medical error that persisted for decades. When a yellow fever epidemic hit Philadelphia in 1793, Dr. Rush launched a fierce war against it. Philadelphia at that time was the national capital, a cultural center, and, if suburbs were included, the largest city in the USA. Its port was actively involved in international trade. Yellow fever had first arrived in the city in 1699 and had hit periodically ever since, but the epidemic of 1793 was the fiercest and most deadly ...
The death toll from a yellow fever epidemic in Philadelphia hits 100 on October 11, 1793. By the time it ended, 5,000 people were dead. Yellow fever, or
Then, three years ago, he teamed up with immunologist Rafi Ahmed and his colleagues at Emory University to determine how long T-cells induced by the yellow fever vaccine stick around in the blood. Surprisingly, he said, the same T-cells that were created to attack the yellow fever virus during the first few weeks after a live virus vaccination were still in the blood and reactive to the virus years later, revealing a remarkably long lifespan. He and the team estimated that the anti-yellow fever T-cells lasted at least 10 years and probably much longer, providing lasting protection from just one shot. Their long lifespan allows these cells to develop into a unique type of protective immune cell.. They (the T-cells) are a kind of adult stem cell, sitting silently in very small numbers for years or decades, but when they see viral antigen they go wild - divide like crazy, put out cytokines and do other things that help to neutralize the virus, he said. They are like seasoned old soldiers resting ...
Yellow fever is a serious viral infection transmitted by the female of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which is found in tropical regions of South and Central America and Africa. The virus which causes yellow fever is the flavivirus, which has nucleic acid and replicates in the cytoplasm of the host cells. This tropical disease breaks out after a 5-day incubation periods; the symptoms include jaundice, high fever, headache, chills, vomiting, and gastrointestinal bleeding. ...
We know today that yellow fever is a virus spread by the Aedes aegypti mosquito. This mosquito has peculiar habits which we are continuing to learn about. Its most distinguishing feature from other mosquitoes is its preference for urban habitat. It breeds best in relatively clean standing water and outdoor cisterns were a prominent feature among many city houses in that day before indoor plumbing. It also feeds during the day, and so must have quite enjoyed the bustling scenes common at the quays of the major port cities of the 18th century. Finally, it has no trouble adapting to life inside a house or a ship. Thus in a day when window screens were unknown, it had ready access to relatively unprotected environments. ...
In the early Americas, nothing scared people more than when Yellow Jack came knocking at the door of their city. Yellow Jack, or as we know it better today Yellow Fever, has rightly been called the plague of the Americas. It has long been assumed that yellow fever came to the Americas with its vector,…
Aedes aegypti are the same mosquito species that transmit Zika, dengue and chikungunya, viruses that are all related to yellow fever. U.S. health officials are concerned that the deadly yellow fever outbreak in Brazil could hits parts of the United States, particularly the warmer states and the states near the Gulf Coast.
There are many causes for terror. One is the newly encountered Coronavirus. In the 1700s, one was the Yellow Fever. It forced the U.S. government to flee!
The discovery by the American Commission in 1900 that yellow fever is caused by a filtrable virus and that it is conveyed by the bite of the mosquito, Aëdes aegypti, largely determined the methods used to control this disease during the subsequent three decades. Yellow fever was known to persist in endemic form in a number of maritime centers in tropical America, but it was not known to exist outside of these foci in interepidemic periods. The successful eradication of the disease from Havana and Panama and later from other cities by rigid anti-aegypti control measures led naturally to the ...
"Yellow Fever: Southeast Asia's next great outbreak? , GovInsider". 4 July 2016. Retrieved 4 July 2016. "Yellow fever virus in ... Officials in Asia were concerned about the threat of yellow fever. In June 2016, the genetic sequence of a virus from a yellow ... "A yellow fever epidemic has broken out in the Congo". Business Insider. Retrieved 22 June 2016. "Yellow fever situation report ... The case was the first imported yellow fever case in China in history. Yellow fever has never appeared in Asia even though the ...
"Countries with risk of yellow fever virus". CDC. Retrieved 24 January 2016. "How To Enter Tanzania". countryreports. ... Proof of Yellow fever vaccination is required for all travellers travelling through or from the following countries: Angola, ... countries during transit as a possible health threat and requires travelers in such situations to possess Yellow Fever ...
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Another vaccine, a live-attenuated recombinant chimeric virus vaccine developed using the Yellow fever virus known as ... Appaiahgari, M. B.; Vrati, S. (2010). "IMOJEV(®): a Yellow fever virus-based novel Japanese encephalitis vaccine". Expert ... As of 2015[update], 15 different vaccines are available: some are based on recombinant DNA techniques, others weakened virus, ... and others inactivated virus. The Japanese encephalitis vaccines first became available in the 1930s. It is on the World Health ...
... the virus is very similar to the Yellow Fever Virus. Since Entebbe Bat Virus is in the Genus Flavivirus, the structure is ... Viruses that are associated with Entebbe Bat Virus are Sokolul Virus and Yokose Virus. Both of those viruses are categorized ... Entebbe bat virus is an infectious disease caused by a Flavivirus that is closely related to yellow fever. Little is known ... 2015). Entebbe bat virus is a (+) single-stranded RNA (ssRNA) genome virus. It is an enveloped virus with icosahedral ...
... had antibodies to the yellow fever virus. A form of the disease, termed "jungle yellow fever", was shown to be carried by Red ... In the Rio Grande Do Sul area of Brazil, one species, H. leucocelaenus, has been found carrying yellow fever virus. Several ... of a sick Red Howler monkey that was found to be suffering from yellow fever provided the first indication that yellow fever ... "Isolations of yellow fever virus from Haemagogus leucocelaenus in Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil". Transactions of the Royal ...
Award "Genetic Polimorfism Profile of the Yellow Fever Virus from Perú" 1998. Carlos Carrillo-Parodi, Isabel Montoya, María ... "Serological Markers for Viral Hepatitis Virus B after vaccination among natives from Huanta-Perú, 1994-7" 1998 Concytec Org. ... Award "Gen Polymorphism Profile of the Dengue Virus Proteín among several Peruvian serotypes" . 1998. Isabel Montoya, Susan ...
The first human virus to be identified was the yellow fever virus. In 1881, Carlos Finlay (1833-1915), a Cuban physician, first ... Epstein-Barr virus is important in the history of viruses for being the first virus shown to cause cancer in humans. The second ... The virus was later shown to be a previously unrecognised herpes virus, which is now called Epstein-Barr virus. Surprisingly, ... The importance of tobacco mosaic virus in the history of viruses cannot be overstated. It was the first virus to be discovered ...
... is caused by yellow fever virus, an enveloped RNA virus 40-50 nm in width, the type species and namesake of the ... In 1927, yellow fever virus was the first human virus to be isolated. Yellow fever begins after an incubation period of three ... "Genetic relationships and evolution of genotypes of yellow fever virus and other members of the yellow fever virus group within ... "Yellow Fever: Practice Essentials, Background, Etiology". Medscape. "Yellow fever fact sheet". WHO-Yellow fever. Archived from ...
"History of the discovery of the mode of transmission of yellow fever virus". Journal of Vector Ecology. 42 (2): 208-222. doi: ... The Yellow Fever Commission was a research team of the United States Army which researched treatment for yellow fever. The ... The 1934 Yellow Jack theatrical production told the story of Walter Reed in the Yellow Fever Commission. The theatre production ... Gamgee, John (1879). "Yellow Fever, A Nautical Disease; Its Origin and Prevention". Internet Archive. New York, New York: ...
Viruses The Saffron Scourge is another name for yellow fever. Saffron, spice of the saffron crocus History of saffron RAL 1017 ... Jo Ann Carrigan (15 December 2015). The Saffron Scourge: A History of Yellow Fever in Louisiana, 1796-1905. University of ... Saffron is a shade of yellow or orange, the colour of the tip of the saffron crocus thread, from which the spice saffron is ... Originally a shade of yellow called basanti, the field of the modern Nishan Sahib is saffron. Turbans worn by Sikhs most often ...
Leyssen P, De Clercq E, Neyts J (April 2006). "The anti-yellow fever virus activity of ribavirin is independent of error-prone ... Among the viral hemorrhagic fevers it is used for Lassa fever, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, and Hantavirus infection but ... yellow fever, Omsk hemorrhagic fever, and Kyasanur forest disease)" The aerosol form has been used in the past to treat ... including Lassa fever, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, Venezuelan hemorrhagic fever, and Hantavirus infection, although data ...
He believed that yellow fever was caused by spirochaete bacteria instead of a virus. He worked for much of the next ten years ... It turned out he had confused yellow fever with leptospirosis. The vaccine he developed against "yellow fever" was successfully ... it became increasingly evident that yellow fever was caused by a virus, not by the bacillus Leptospira icteroides, as Noguchi ... He boarded his ship to sail home, but on 12 May was put ashore at Accra and taken to a hospital with yellow fever. After ...
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Pathogenic viruses cause diseases such as influenza, yellow fever and AIDS. The practice of hygiene was created to prevent ... The tulip breaking virus played a role in the tulip mania of the Dutch Golden Age. The famous Semper Augustus tulip, in ... Bacteria and viruses form the background. Beach scene with live bacteria in a Petri dish expressing different fluorescent ... Viruses cause plant diseases such as leaf mosaic. The oomycete Phytophthora infestans causes potato blight, contributing to the ...
It is likely that the refugees and ships carried the yellow fever virus and mosquitoes. Mosquito bites transmit the virus. ... making yellow fever a national crisis. New York doctors finally admitted that they had had an outbreak of yellow fever in 1791 ... made yellow fever a national crisis. As Thomas A. Apel has written "Yellow fever constituted the most pressing national problem ... "A Short History of Yellow Fever in the US". Benjamin Rush, yellow Fever and the Birth of Modern Medicine. Archived from the ...
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Lin C, Amberg SM, Chambers TJ, Rice CM (April 1993). "Cleavage at a novel site in the NS4A region by the yellow fever virus ... Flavivirin (EC, Yellow fever virus (flavivirus) protease, NS2B-3 proteinase) is an enzyme. Chambers TJ, Hahn CS, ... Flavivirin at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Portal: Biology (EC 3.4.21, Yellow fever). ... Cahour A, Falgout B, Lai CJ (March 1992). "Cleavage of the dengue virus polyprotein at the NS3/NS4A and NS4B/NS5 junctions is ...
Norrby E (November 2007). "Yellow fever and Max Theiler: the only Nobel Prize for a virus vaccine". J. Exp. Med. 204 (12): 2779 ... The yellow fever vaccine has been in existence since the 1930s. There are other endemic diseases in the country which include ... an incidence of yellow fever devastated a town in Nigeria, leading to the death of 1000 people. In a span of 5 years, the ... and lassa fever. Travelers are normally advised to get travel vaccines and medicines because of the risk of these diseases in ...
The evolutionary origins of yellow fever most likely came from Africa. Phylogenetic analyses indicate that the virus originated ... "yellow fever" appears on p. 186. On p. 188, Mitchell mentions "… the distemper was what is generally called the yellow fever in ... yellow fever. The Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 struck during the summer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where the highest ... A Molecular Perspective on the Introduction of Yellow Fever Virus into the Americas". PLOS Pathog. 3 (5): e75. doi:10.1371/ ...
His field of research for several years was finding a live-virus vaccine against yellow fever. After World War II the ... Albert Sabin's early work with attenuated-live-virus polio vaccine was developed from attenuated polio virus that Sabin had ... This allegation has long been refuted by evidence showing that the HIV-1 virus was introduced to humans before his polio- ... Hilary Koprowski, Who Developed First Live-Virus Polio Vaccine, Dies at 96 - The New York Times, April 20, 2013. Plotkin, S.A ...
... like the yellow fever virus and the dengue fever virus (both flaviviruses), and the chikungunya virus (a togavirus). Though the ... Zika virus shares a genus with the dengue, yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, and West Nile viruses. Since the 1950s, it has ... yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, and West Nile viruses. Like other flaviviruses, Zika virus is enveloped and icosahedral ... "Human Schwann cells are susceptible to infection with Zika and yellow fever viruses, but not dengue virus". Scientific Reports ...
Zika virus shares a genus with the dengue, yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, and West Nile viruses. Since the 1950s, it has ... Yellow fever - is a viral disease of typically short duration. In most cases, symptoms include fever, chills, loss of appetite ... "Yellow fever Fact sheet N°100". World Health Organization. May 2013. Archived from the original on 19 February 2014. Retrieved ... Zika virus - (ZIKV) (pronounced /ˈziːkə/ or /ˈzɪkə/) is a member of the virus family Flaviviridae. It is spread by daytime- ...
The genus includes human pathogens like Zika virus, West-Nile virus, Dengue virus, Yellow Fever virus and other. The 5' UTR of ... is a critical determinant of dengue virus and West Nile virus RNA synthesis". Virology. 379 (2): 314-323. doi:10.1016/j.virol. ... Flavivirus 5' UTR are untranslated regions in the genome of viruses in the genus Flavivirus. The Flavivirus positive-oriented, ... Filomatori, C. V. (2006-08-15). "A 5' RNA element promotes dengue virus RNA synthesis on a circular genome". Genes & ...
All candidates are checked for Tuberculosis, HIV and Hepatitis, Yellow fever, Polio and the Ebola virus disease (EVD). In order ... Because of these viruses and infections that spread among European immigrants before reaching Australia, upon arrival, a ... Reports by Mark Stainforth suggest that many forms of bacteria and viruses caused high levels of illness and on-board deaths ... During this period, influenza, typhoid, scarlet fever and whopping cough were all found on European ships arriving in Australia ...
The genus includes human pathogens like Zika virus, West-Nile virus, Dengue virus, Yellow Fever virus and other. The 3' UTR ... Usually, each virus harbors two xrRNAs, xrRNA1 and xrRNA2, in the beginning of the 3' UTR. The formation of these stem-loops, ... In plant-viruses, xrRNA elements have been observed as well, showing some similarities to flaviviral xrRNAs. However, plant- ... It is thought that SL-PK might stabilise xrRNAs or confer additional XRN1 resistance as abolishing the SL-PK of various viruses ...
... the species that has been shown to carry the yellow fever virus (YFV) is Sabethes albiprivis. In 2008-2009 there was a yellow ... The transmission of yellow fever is through mosquito vectors. In South America the known mosquito vectors of yellow fever are ... Brown howlers are highly susceptible to the yellow fever virus and have a high mortality rate when infected. When mass amounts ... A group of researchers have created the Brown Howler Conservation Group to continue to study and monitor yellow fever in the ...
... which includes Bristol virus, Lordsdale virus, Toronto virus, Mexico virus, Hawaii virus and Snow Mountain virus. Most ... Fever or headaches may also occur. Symptoms usually develop 12 to 48 hours after being exposed, and recovery typically occurs ... Brunette GW (2017). CDC Yellow Book 2018: Health Information for International Travel. Oxford University Press. p. 269. ISBN ... "Norwalk virus", the virus has also been called "Norwalk-like virus", "small, round-structured viruses" (SRSVs), Spencer flu and ...
People who did not go to testing will have their Health Code turned yellow. The health code (健康码) is a colored QR code ... On February 28, a 56-year-old vaccinated woman came to Tongji Hospital with a fever and was confirmed positive on March 1. This ... The Chinese government's response since then has been to pursue a zero-COVID strategy, aiming to eliminate the virus altogether ... "赋黄码,最新解答来了" [Answer for yellow code for should-test-but-have-not-yet-tested" people]. "新冠感染迅速攀升 中
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... yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, tick-borne encephalitis, and West Nile viruses. Malaria Globally, malaria causes 228 ... The 2013-16 Ebola outbreak caused 28,616 cases and 11,310 deaths (40% fatal). Lassa Fever Lassa fever virus, a member of the ... Zika Virus Zika virus infection has been linked to an increase in microcephaly in infants and Guillain-Barre syndrome (a ... GeoVax technology approach uses recombinant DNA or recombinant viruses to produce virus-like particles (VLPs) in the person ...
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Infectious liver disease may cause a fever. Chronic liver disease may result in a buildup of fluid in the abdomen, yellowing of ... Epstein-Barr virus infection is another factor to induce gastric cancer. As well as peptic ulcers, vomiting blood may result ... ISBN 978-0-7020-3085-7. Yau, Tung On; Tang, Ceen-Ming; Yu, Jun (2014-06-07). "Epigenetic dysregulation in Epstein-Barr virus- ... and other blood tests may be used to investigate the presence of the Hepatitis viruses in the blood, and ultrasound used. If ...
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It can be crystallized as a pentahydrate NaOCl·5H 2O, a pale greenish-yellow solid which is not explosive and is stable if kept ... "For General Healthcare Settings in West Africa: How to Prepare and Use Chlorine Solutions". Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever. Centers ... which digest bacteria and viruses. Sodium hypochlorite has deodorizing properties, which go hand in hand with its cleaning ... Sodium hypochlorite is most often encountered as a pale greenish-yellow dilute solution referred to as liquid bleach, which is ...
Other conditions that may present similarly include Ebola, malaria, typhoid fever, and yellow fever. The Lassa virus is a ... Lassa fever, also known as Lassa hemorrhagic fever (LHF), is a type of viral hemorrhagic fever caused by the Lassa virus. Many ... Lassa fever can be difficult to distinguish clinically from other viral hemorrhagic fevers, such as Ebola virus disease. A ... Lassa fever is endemic in West Africa. "Lassa fever". Retrieved 29 April 2022. "Lassa Fever , CDC". 4 ...
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  • Yellow fever vaccine is a live, weakened virus. (
  • Yellow fever vaccine may be given at the same time as most other vaccines. (
  • Yellow fever vaccine can prevent yellow fever. (
  • Yellow fever vaccine is given only at designated vaccination centers. (
  • After getting the vaccine, you should be given a stamped and signed ''International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis'' (yellow card). (
  • Consult your health department or visit CDC's travel information website at to learn yellow fever vaccine requirements and recommendations for different countries. (
  • Who should get yellow fever vaccine? (
  • Laboratory personnel who might be exposed to yellow fever virus or vaccine virus. (
  • You should not donate blood for 14 days following the vaccination, because there is a risk of transmitting the vaccine virus through blood products during that period. (
  • Anyone with a severe (life-threatening) allergy to any component of the vaccine, including eggs, chicken proteins, or gelatin, or who has had a severe allergic reaction to a previous dose of yellow fever vaccine should not get yellow fever vaccine. (
  • If you cannot get the vaccine for medical reasons, but require proof of yellow fever vaccination for travel, your doctor can give you a waiver letter if he considers the risk acceptably low. (
  • What are the risks from yellow fever vaccine? (
  • Yellow fever vaccine has been associated with fever, and with aches, soreness, redness or swelling where the shot was given. (
  • Despite the availability of an efficient vaccine, Yellow fever (YF), a viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes, is still a threat. (
  • This is based on data demonstrating for the majority of recipients, a single dose of yellow fever vaccine results in life-long immunity. (
  • EYE's goal is to eliminate yellow fever epidemics by 2026, through a single-shot vaccine that gives lifelong immunity, and aims to protect almost 1 billion people in Africa and the Americas. (
  • People younger than 9 months or older than 59 years who are at increased risk might receive yellow fever vaccine in some situations. (
  • If you don't have it, you might be required to get yellow fever vaccine upon entering the country, or be forced to wait for up to 6 days to make sure you are not infected. (
  • Do not donate blood for 14 days after vaccination, because there is a risk of passing vaccine virus to others during that period. (
  • Has had an allergic reaction after a previous dose of yellow fever vaccine, or has any severe, life-threatening allergies . (
  • People who are moderately or severely ill should usually wait until they recover before getting yellow fever vaccine. (
  • If you cannot get yellow fever vaccine for medical reasons and you are traveling to a country with a yellow fever vaccination entry requirement, your doctor will need to fill out the Medical Contraindications to Vaccination section of your yellow card. (
  • Soreness, redness, or swelling where the shot was given are common after yellow fever vaccine. (
  • More serious reactions happen rarely after yellow fever vaccine. (
  • People 60 years and older and people with weakened immune systems might be more likely to experience serious reactions to yellow fever vaccine. (
  • OBJECTIVES: To describe a case of infant meningoencephalitis that was probably caused by yellow fever vaccine virus transmitted via breastmilk. (
  • The mother had been given a dose of yellow fever vaccine and the baby was on exclusive breastfeeding. (
  • COMMENTS: In 2009, the first case was confirmed of meningoencephalitis caused by the yellow fever vaccine virus transmitted via breastmilk. (
  • We describe a second case in which the vaccine virus was possibly the etiologic agent of meningoencephalitis. (
  • The Brazilian Ministry of Health now recommends delaying vaccination of nursing mothers until their children reach 6 months or providing them with guidance on alternative options to avoid the risk of transmission of the vaccine virus via breastmilk. (
  • These revised Immunization Practices Advisory Committee (ACIP) recommendations on yellow fever vaccine update previous recommendations (MMWR 1984;32:679-88). (
  • Changes have been made to clarify(1) the risks of acquiring yellow fever associated with travel to endemic areas,(2) the precautions necessary for vaccination of special groups (immunosuppressed individuals, infants, pregnant women), and(3) simultaneous administration of cholera vaccine and other vaccines. (
  • Yellow fever vaccine is a live, attenuated virus preparation made from the 17D yellow fever virus strain (4). (
  • Yellow fever vaccine is the best protection against yellow fever disease," says Dr. Martin Cetron, head of CDC's Division of Global Migration and Quarantine. (
  • Yellow fever vaccine is available at a limited number of clinics in the U.S., and people with some medical conditions shouldn't be vaccinated, so travellers should plan ahead. (
  • The yellow fever vaccine is required for entry into many countries in Africa and South America. (
  • The vaccine is also used in countries where yellow fever occurs, but the vaccine is not required for entry. (
  • The yellow fever vaccine is recommended for travel to countries with risk of yellow fever transmission. (
  • How is the yellow fever vaccine made? (
  • The yellow fever vaccine is made by growing yellow fever virus in mouse embryo cells and in chick embryo cells. (
  • Does the yellow fever vaccine have side effects? (
  • About 1 of every million people who receive the yellow fever vaccine can develop a disease that resembles yellow fever (called viscerotropic disease). (
  • What is the youngest age that a child could receive the yellow fever vaccine? (
  • The yellow fever vaccine is recommended for anyone older than 9 months of age. (
  • However, the vaccine can be given to those as young as 6 months if travel will occur in rural areas, small towns or villages with a high incidence of yellow fever infections. (
  • Do the benefits of the yellow fever vaccine outweigh its risks? (
  • On the other hand, the yellow fever vaccine does not have serious side effects. (
  • Therefore, for those traveling to countries where yellow fever is common, the benefits of the yellow fever vaccine outweigh its risks. (
  • What is the yellow fever vaccine? (
  • The yellow fever vaccine is a single-dose live, attenuated vaccine that is given via subcutaneous (or intramuscular) injection. (
  • It contains the 17D strain of yellow fever and is therefore named the 17D vaccine. (
  • The vaccine is recommended for individuals nine months of age or older who are living in or traveling to a country where yellow fever is common or where yellow fever vaccinations are compulsory. (
  • What are the yellow fever vaccine side effects? (
  • Most people who experience side effects from the yellow fever vaccine will experience mild symptoms, such as low fever, muscle aches and headaches. (
  • A single, lifetime dose of yellow fever vaccine is sufficient for most people traveling to endemic areas according to the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices and the World Health Organization. (
  • Due to a shortage of yellow fever vaccine (YF-VAX) in 2017, Stamaril yellow fever vaccine was imported into the United States. (
  • This is the only yellow fever vaccine that is licensed for use in the United States. (
  • Where can I get a yellow fever vaccine in Velma? (
  • Can I make a same-day appointment for a yellow fever vaccine in Velma? (
  • Same-day and next-day appointments for yellow fever vaccine consultations can easily be booked directly through Solv. (
  • Anyone over the age of nine months with plans to travel to or live in an area that's at high risk for the yellow fever virus, such as South America and Africa, should receive a yellow fever vaccine. (
  • If you are planning on traveling from Velma to Brazil, Ghana, or a number of other countries, a yellow fever vaccine will be required for entry. (
  • While a yellow fever vaccine cannot be administered over video, your doctor can evaluate and advise you or your child from your home in Velma. (
  • How much does a yellow fever vaccine cost in Velma? (
  • Without insurance, a consultation, service fee and yellow-fever vaccine will typically range from $150 to $350. (
  • Costs will vary by clinic - book a consultation at a Velma-area clinic to see how much a yellow-fever vaccine would cost for you. (
  • Is a yellow fever vaccine covered by my insurance? (
  • As yellow fever vaccines are considered elective, it's not uncommon that insurance will not cover the cost of the vaccine. (
  • However, if your plan includes preventative benefits, the yellow fever vaccine will usually be covered and you may only need to cover the co-pay out-of-pocket. (
  • A vaccine is available for yellow fever. (
  • The CDC advises the vaccine for people 9 months and older who are traveling to or living in areas at risk for yellow fever in Africa and South America. (
  • It was proposed therefore, to test in monkeys the safety and the immunizing power of a vaccine composed of living virus fixed for mice and human immune serum, and if these tests gave satisfactory results, to commence immunizing persons exposed to yellow fever. (
  • However, this yellow fever vaccine never made it into wide usage because when it was injected into the brains of mice and monkeys, their brains quickly swelled with encephalitis and they died. (
  • But the use of mouse brains as a medium to weaken a virus was pursued by other doctors, including Dr. Maurice Brodie and Dr. William Park, in their attempt to develop a polio vaccine. (
  • One dose of yellow fever vaccine is capable of providing lifelong protection. (
  • Thus the World Health Organization (WHO) keeps a stockpile of 6 million yellow fever vaccine doses for outbreak response. (
  • However, at that time, 8 million doses of yellow fever vaccine were not available in the global supply. (
  • Officials in DRC agreed to this strategy and the Kinshasa campaign administered fractional dose yellow fever vaccine to all non-pregnant adults and children age two years and over. (
  • Since the target population and the campaign environment were very different from those in the controlled research settings where fractional dose vaccine had previously been used, DRC health authorities and yellow fever experts globally felt it was important to evaluate fractional dose vaccine during this campaign. (
  • Yellow fever virus (YFV) is an arbovirus that, despite the existence of a safe and effective vaccine, continues to cause outbreaks of varying dimensions in the Americas and Africa. (
  • The need to mount mass vaccination efforts in Angola has put enormous pressure on the world's supplies of yellow fever vaccine. (
  • An emergency stockpile of 6 million doses of yellow fever vaccine has previously been more than sufficient to quell outbreaks that would flare up. (
  • Several studies have suggested smaller doses of the highly effective yellow fever vaccine can still protect against infection. (
  • Till now there is no cure discovered for chronic hepatitis C nor there is any approved vaccine for this virus. (
  • Yellow fever is preventable by a safe and effective vaccine. (
  • But I acknowledge their success in conquering some very bad diseases, polio, yellow fever, smallpox, and a few others, but our drug companies have in the last 20 years changed the definition of the word vaccine - to the "goose that lays the golden eggs", trying to vax us for everything and its beating up our bodies and weakening our own immune system. (
  • So the Covid19 vax race is on and a new player has surfaced the mRNA vaccine, where particles similar to the real virus are injected into you and making your body create synthetic genes and they in theory provide the body with a safe target to create immunity. (
  • A single dose of yellow fever vaccine is sufficient to confer sustained immunity and life-long protection against yellow fever disease and a booster dose of yellow fever vaccine is not needed. (
  • The epidemic created an urgent need for more than 28 million doses of yellow fever vaccines total, which exhausted the existing global vaccine supply. (
  • In August 2020, Emergex researchers reported the first analysis of T cell epitopes produced by an existing commercial live attenuated yellow fever 17D (YF17D) vaccine. (
  • Emergex now plans to perform a comparative study using wild-type yellow fever virus: these comparative studies of CD8+ class I T-cell epitopes derived from live attenuated and wild-type viruses will further support the development of the vaccine candidate Emergex Yellow Fever T-Cell Booster. (
  • Agreement with ATCC expected to allow Emergex to safely conduct studies with wild-type yellow fever virus, classified as a biosafety level 3 pathogen [BS3], to advance the development of its T-Cell booster vaccine candidate. (
  • The expected results, together with previous data derived from the live attenuated virus, should enable the development of an effective next-generation yellow fever vaccine capable of meeting a growing global demand for vaccines. (
  • Development of a real-time RT-PCR assay for the global differentiation of yellow fever virus vaccine adverse events from natural infections. (
  • Travelers with contraindications to the yellow fever vaccine (children under 9 months of age, pregnant or lactating women, persons with severe hypersensitivity to egg protein and severe immunodeficiency) or older than 60 years should consult their health care provider for risk-benefit careful evaluation. (
  • Yellow fever is an epidemic-prone mosquito-borne vaccine preventable disease that is transmitted to humans by the bites of infected mosquitoes. (
  • Unfortunately, there is no vaccine yet for the Rhino virus or the corona virus, which means there is no vaccine that will prevent you from getting the common cold. (
  • It gets its namesake from victims who may have a fever and jaundice, which turns the skin yellow. (
  • The "yellow" in the name corresponds to jaundice, which afflicts some patients. (
  • Patients' condition aggravate, appearing high fever with jaundice (yellow skin and eyes) or internal bleeding (mouth, nose, eyes, or stomach) and multiple organ failure including the liver, kidney and blood system. (
  • The clinical course of yellow fever infection leads to a variety of non-specific symptoms with severe infections potentially exhibiting fever, nausea, vomiting, jaundice, and haemorrhaging, which can result in death ( Monath and Vasconcelos, 2015 ). (
  • As many as 130,000 cases with fever and jaundice or hemorrhage may occur annually with a concomitant 78,000 deaths. (
  • It derives all of its names from the jaundice (due to liver damage) that occurs in advanced cases, which turns the skin and eyes yellow. (
  • Then, the disease will progress even further and cause symbols including higher fever, jaundice, bleeding in the eyes and mouth, seizures, coma and even organ failure. (
  • A search strategy was implemented in PubMed and Ovid Medline in June 2019 and updated in March 2021, seeking reported severe case counts, defined by fever and either jaundice or hemorrhaging, and the number of those that were fatal. (
  • The "yellow" in the name refers to the jaundice that affects some patients. (
  • About 15% of infections progress to fever and jaundice. (
  • Yellow fever (YF) is an acute viral haemorrhagic disease caused by yellow fever virus infection and is identical to other viral hemorrhagic fevers (VHFs) in characteristics, such as Dengue hemorrhagic fever, Lassa fever, and Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever. (
  • If you are travelling to Africa, the Caribbean, Central or South America, you should be aware of the risk of yellow fever virus transmission and take the necessary precautions to protect yourself from infection. (
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) closely monitors reports of yellow fever infection. (
  • We concluded that although the low infection rates estimated for some Brazilian mosquito samples may not favor the establishment of urban cycle of yellow fever in some parts of the country, the founding of Ae. (
  • Only 20% of people with Zika virus infection show symptoms, which include mild fever, skin rash and conjunctivitis. (
  • A preceding viral infection was reported in 88% of these cases and retrospective analysis demonstrated that all 42 cases had serological tests suggesting prior dengue and Zika virus infections. (
  • Of these 42 confirmed cases, 26 had reported symptoms consistent with Zika virus infection. (
  • Prior to 2007, Zika virus infection had not been documented outside Asia or Africa. (
  • Some of these countries that are at risk for Zika virus infection are also either experiencing, or recovering from, complex emergencies, have fragile health systems, weak disease surveillance systems, poor response capacities, and a suboptimal level of public health preparedness. (
  • Zika virus infection further compounds the challenges as the majority of infected people do not display any symptoms and the population has no immunity to this new virus. (
  • 1) describe the epidemiology, clinical manifestation, management and prevention of Zika virus disease, 2) discuss diagnostic testing for Zika virus infection and interpretation of test results, 3) articulate the importance of early recognition and reporting of cases, 4) state the recommendations for pregnant women and possible Zika virus exposure, and 5) discuss evaluation of infants with microcephaly and relationship of Zika in microcephaly. (
  • Hepatitis C is an infection caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV) that attacks the liver and leads to inflammation. (
  • Quiescence and functional reprogramming of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-specific CD8 + T cells during persistent infection. (
  • In addition, they develop life-long immunity from further infection with YF virus. (
  • Specifically, everyone wanted evidence that fractional dose vaccination caused an immune response in recipients that would be sufficient to protect them from yellow fever virus infection. (
  • These viruses are related to the viruses that cause West Nile infection and yellow fever. (
  • This mosquito also transmits chikungunya, yellow fever and Zika infection. (
  • Symptoms of Zika infection, also called Zika fever, are generally mild and include low grade fever (37.8°C/100°F to 38.5°C/101.3°F), rash, joint pain (commonly in the hands and feet), red eyes (conjunctivitis), muscle pain, headache, pain behind the eyes, and weakness. (
  • If a woman conceives after the virus has cleared her system, it cannot cause an infection in a future baby. (
  • How can infection from Zika virus be prevented? (
  • Zika virus infection prevention is centered around preventing and avoiding mosquito bites. (
  • Polio is a disease caused by infection with a virus. (
  • Hepatitis A is a disease caused by infection of the liver with the hepatitis A virus. (
  • Typhoid Fever is a serious and life-threatening infection caused by typhoid bacteria. (
  • Influenza, or the flu, is an infection of the nose, throat and lungs caused by the influenza virus. (
  • it is not known how many of these cases are associated with Zika virus infection. (
  • The best way to prevent Zika virus infection is to avoid mosquito bites by avoiding exposure and eliminating mosquito breeding areas. (
  • Health care providers should contact their state or local health department about testing patients with symptoms of Zika virus infection and a compatible travel history. (
  • In addition to mosquito-to-human transmission, Zika virus infections have been documented through intrauterine transmission resulting in congenital infection, intrapartum transmission from a viremic mother to her newborn, sexual transmission, blood transfusion, and laboratory exposure ( 5 ). (
  • Isolation of yellow fever virus from, or demonstration of yellow fever viral antigen or nucleic acid in, tissue, blood, CSF, or other body fluid, AND no history of yellow fever vaccination within 30 days before onset of illness unless there is molecular evidence of infection with wild-type yellow fever virus. (
  • ATCC will oversee and perform viral infection models - infecting human cell lines with wild-type yellow fever virus. (
  • Transfusion-Transmitted Cache Valley Virus Infection in a Kidney Transplant Recipient with Meningoencephalitis. (
  • In vitro studies reveal these cytokines lead to shock and increased vascular permeability, the basic pathophysiologic processes most often seen in viral hemorrhagic fever infection. (
  • Acute kidney injury with oliguria is a prominent feature of hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (HFRS) seen in Hantavirus infection and may be seen in other VHFs as intravascular volume depletion becomes more pronounced. (
  • Zika virus infection should be considered in patients with acute onset of fever, maculopapular rash, arthralgia or conjunctivitis, who traveled to areas with ongoing transmission in the two weeks prior to illness onset. (
  • Additional studies are planned to learn more about the risks of Zika virus infection during pregnancy. (
  • However, it is not known how many of the microcephaly cases are associated with Zika virus infection and what factors increase risk to the fetus. (
  • Guillain-Barré syndrome also has been reported in patients following suspected Zika virus infection. (
  • Zika virus infection should be considered in patients with acute onset of fever, maculopapular rash, arthralgia, or conjunctivitis who recently returned from affected areas. (
  • Pregnant women in general, including those who develop symptoms of Zika virus infection, should see their health care provider for close monitoring of their pregnancy. (
  • Hepatitis A is a highly contagious liver infection caused by a virus. (
  • Tonsillitis is the name given to a tonsil infection, swelling and inflammation of the tonsils caused by viruses, bacteria, allergies or upper respiratory disorders. (
  • You're probably familiar with tonsillitis, an infection of the tonsils caused by viruses and bacteria but did you know your adenoids can also become infected? (
  • Virtually any virus or bacteria can cause an infection of the adenoids. (
  • On November 28, the Texas Department of State Health Services reported the state's first case of local mosquito-borne Zika virus infection in Brownsville. (
  • The underlying virus will still get better on its own, but we often treat with antibiotics once a "secondary" bacterial infection occurs or is suspected. (
  • Sometimes it is difficult to tell when a virus is still the predominant cause of the illness or if a bacterial infection is beginning. (
  • If there is fever, there is "infection" (meaning that the illness is caused by bacteria and needs antibiotics. (
  • University of Florida researchers report that outbreaks of C anine Influenza virus, which causes an acute respiratory infection, have been identified in dogs in shelters, humane societies, boarding facilities and veterinary clinics in Florida, predominantly in Broward, Dade, Palm Beach and Duval counties. (
  • This explains why babies are more likely to have a fever with any infection than adults. (
  • Worsening of hepatitis B virus infection. (
  • Yellow fever virus is transmitted to people primarily through the bite of infected Aedes or Haemagogus species mosquitoes. (
  • It wasn't until 1900 that a research team led by American doctor Walter Reed helped prove that yellow fever was spread by the Aedes aegypti mosquito. (
  • The yellow fever virus originated in Africa and circulated between Aedes aegypti mosquito and monkeys in the rain forests of Africa for thousands of years [1] . (
  • Yellow fever does not occur in Australia, however one of the mosquito species ( Aedes aegypti ) that can transmit the disease is widely distributed in northern Queensland. (
  • Yellow fever is transmitted to humans by the bite of infected mosquitoes, principally, Aedes and Haemagogus species. (
  • The oral susceptibility to yellow fever virus was evaluated in 23 Aedes aegypti samples from Brazil. (
  • Urban yellow fever is an epidemic viral disease of humans transmitted from infected to susceptible persons by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, which breed in domestic and peridomestic containers (e.g., water jars, barrels, drums, tires, tin cans) and thus in close association with humans. (
  • Yellow fever is spread through the bite of an Aedes aegypti mosquito, which can also transmit viruses such as dengue, chikungunya and Zika. (
  • Zika virus disease is caused by a RNA flavivirus transmitted to humans by the Aedes mosquito, the same type of mosquito that transmits dengue, chikungunya and yellow fever. (
  • Yellow fever is transmitted by numerous vectors including Aedes spp. (
  • Outbreaks of yellow fever in humans occur mostly in the urban cycle of the virus, which involves its transmission through the bites of the day-feeding infected Aedes aegypti mosquitoes. (
  • The so-called "yellow fever mosquito" Aedes aegypti is the main vector for yellow fever. (
  • They were frightened, for the ship also brought with it a new mosquito, aedes aegypti, carrying the yellow fever virus. (
  • The virus is passed on to people through the bite of a daytime-biting mosquito (Aedes aegypti). (
  • In Brazil, the urban cycle of yellow fever, in which YFV is transmitted between humans through the bite of the domestic mosquito Aedes aegypti , has not been recorded since the early 1940s. (
  • Zika virus is transmitted to humans most commonly through the bite of an infected mosquito of the Aedes species. (
  • It is spread by Aedes mosquitoes - the same mosquitoes that transmit the Zika virus. (
  • In 1900, researchers confirmed that yellow fever is transmitted by a species of mosquito, Aedes aegypti , which is native to Africa and flourishes in tropical and subtropical climates. (
  • Our results mean that Aedes albopictus may have a role in Zika virus transmission and should be of concern to public health," Smartt says. (
  • Thus far, the yellow fever mosquito (Aedes aegypti) is the species known to be the primary transmitter of Zika to humans, though researchers suspect other species may be involved. (
  • Zika virus is a mosquito-borne flavivirus transmitted primarily by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes. (
  • Zika virus is transmitted primarily by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes ( 1 , 7 ). (
  • Aedes albopictus mosquitoes also might transmit the virus. (
  • 2 The virus is transmitted between humans, or from monkeys to humans, through the bite of infected mosquitoes belonging to the Aedes and Haemogogus genera, respectively. (
  • 3 Though Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are found in China (primarily in Fujian Province) and other parts of Asia, yellow fever had never, before 2016, been reported in China or any other part of Asia. (
  • Yellow fever is caused by an arbovirus (a virus transmitted by vectors such mosquitoes, ticks or other arthropods) transmitted to humans by the bites of infected Aedes and Haemagogus mosquitoes. (
  • Zika virus disease is primarily transmitted to people through the bite of infected Aedes mosquitoes, which also transmit dengue, chikungunya and yellow fever. (
  • New films show the impact of yellow fever outbreaks in Taraba State, and the global efforts to eliminate yellow fever epidemics by 2026. (
  • In 2016, deadly outbreaks of yellow fever in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, with spread to China, put the African continent on notice for this disease. (
  • We studied the global conduits through which yellow fever virus can spread, and the potential for new yellow fever outbreaks to occur in the world's urban areas. (
  • The current Zika virus outbreaks, and associated microcephaly and neurological disorders, have caused increasing alarm in countries across the world. (
  • The urban cycle of yellow fever is less common, but the outbreaks have the potential to be devastating. (
  • The World Health Organisation (WHO) developed the Eliminate Yellow fever Epidemics (EYE) strategy in order to eliminate urban yellow fever outbreaks by 2026 ( World Health Organization, 2017 ). (
  • Yellow fever was first recognized in Angola in the 1930s, but not until 1971 and 1988 were sizeable outbreaks reported. (
  • This finding reiterates the endemicity of yellow fever in Angola and emphasizes the need for consistent routine mass vaccination of the at-risk population to prevent future outbreaks. (
  • There are four types of yellow fever, two in Africa and two in South America, but only three of these have caused outbreaks. (
  • Together, our data suggest that entomological data and landscape composition analyses may help to predict areas permissive to yellow fever outbreaks, allowing protective measures to be taken to avoid human cases. (
  • Outbreaks of Zika virus have been reported in Africa, Asia, and the Pacific islands, and most recently in the Americas. (
  • During the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, the United States, Caribbean, and South America experienced several major outbreaks of yellow fever, devastating local populations. (
  • In light of the recent outbreaks in the Americas, the number of Zika virus disease cases among travelers visiting or returning to the United States is likely to increase. (
  • During outbreaks, humans are the primary amplifying host for Zika virus. (
  • Since there is no known treatment for yellow fever, health officials consider vaccinations crucial to containing outbreaks. (
  • However, increasing numbers of travelers to and from endemic areas and outbreaks near major urban areas have heightened concern for the possible introduction and spread of the virus in the United States. (
  • 1 The outbreak was declared to have been one of the largest and most challenging yellow fever outbreaks in recent years by the World Health Organization (WHO), in part because of its international spread to other countries, including China. (
  • In 2016, during the two-linked urban yellow fever outbreaks - in Angola and DRC - 965 cases were confirmed and around 400 people died. (
  • Outbreaks of Zika virus disease have been reported previously in Africa, Asia, and islands in the Pacific. (
  • Regional outbreaks (e.g. of Ebola virus disease), the COVID-19 pandemic and the threat of future pandemics (such as with a novel flu strain) have and will continue to strain even the most resilient health systems. (
  • It is related to West Nile, St. Louis encephalitis, and Japanese encephalitis viruses. (
  • Persistent shedding of West Nile virus in urine of experimentally infected hamsters. (
  • Inactivation of West Nile virus during serologic testing and transport. (
  • Over 100 species comprise the genus Flavivirus, which includes other notable human pathogens, such as dengue virus (DENV), Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV), Zika virus (ZIKV), West Nile virus (WNV), Kyasanur Forest disease virus, and tick-borne encephalitis virus. (
  • Suitable with the EVD-labnet / EVAg EQA of molecular diagnostics on Chikungunya, Dengue, West Nile, Yellow fever and Zika virus 2019. (
  • Zika virus is a single-stranded RNA virus in the genus flavivirus, family flaviviridae that is closely related to dengue, yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis and West Nile viruses. (
  • The yellow fever virus is an RNA virus of the Flavivirus genus, which also includes West Nile virus and Dengue Fever. (
  • Can vectorborne diseases such as malaria, Zika, dengue fever, yellow fever, and West Nile virus be efficiently and effectively controlled? (
  • It is similar to other mosquito-transmitted infections such as dengue, yellow fever and West Nile Virus. (
  • Yellow fever virus is a mosquito-borne flavivirus that is closely related to dengue, Japanese encephalitis, West Nile, and Zika viruses. (
  • They are a vector for many diseases that are deadly to mankind including malaria, dengue fever, and the West Nile and Zika viruses. (
  • It's our mission to spread awareness about the dangers of potentially lethal illnesses like malaria, West Nile Virus, and yellow fever. (
  • Spread of West Nile Virus in the U.S. (
  • But weighed against the consequences of Zika disease and West Nile virus, we believe it is a reasonable one. (
  • Insect Shield Repellent Apparel is EPA-registered to repel mosquitoes, ticks, flies and fleas, including those that can carry dangerous illnesses such as Lyme disease, malaria, West Nile virus or Zika virus. (
  • Protects against insects that can carry Lyme disease, malaria, West Nile virus, and Zika virus. (
  • What are the symptoms of yellow fever? (
  • Symptoms of yellow fever may take 3 to 6 days to appear. (
  • There is no specific treatment for yellow fever, however medicines can be used to relieve the symptoms and may improve the outcome for seriously ill patients. (
  • The majority of people with yellow fever virus infections will either not have symptoms, or have mild disease and completely recover. (
  • The symptoms of yellow fever are quite varied. (
  • Symptoms usually happen within 3 to 6 days after you are exposed to the virus. (
  • There is no specific medicine for yellow fever, so treatment is aimed at controlling your symptoms. (
  • Yellow fever is an important arboviral disease characterized by febrile and acute symptoms, with high mortality rates. (
  • In people who do get sick, symptoms such as fever, rash, joint pain and red eyes are usually mild and resolve quickly. (
  • Many people infected with the Zika virus will have no symptoms. (
  • In the majority of cases, Zika virus only causes mild symptoms. (
  • Symptoms of the disease include fever, muscle pain, and nausea. (
  • A small proportion of patients who contract the virus develop severe symptoms and approximately half of those die within 7 to 10 days. (
  • The WHO also recommends looking for health care in case of yellow fever symptoms and signs, during travel and after returning from areas with risk of transmission of the disease. (
  • Symptoms most commonly include skin rash, mild fever, conjunctivitis, joint pain and swelling, as well as muscle pain. (
  • The symptoms of Zika virus disease can be treated with common pain and fever medicines, rest and plenty of water. (
  • The incubation period of 1-3 days allows the virus to spread rapidly throughout animals in close proximity before symptoms ever appear. (
  • The symptoms don't usually appear until you've had the virus for several weeks though not everyone develops them. (
  • The symptoms include: fatigue, sudden nausea and vomiting, abdominal pain or discomfort - particularly on the upper right side beneath your ribs, clay colored bowel movements, loss of appetite, low grade fever, dark urine, joint pain, yellowing of the skin and the whites of your eyes and intense itching. (
  • In addition to red and swollen tonsils, symptoms include white or yellow patches on the tonsils, sore throat, difficulty swallowing, fever, tender lymph nodes, bad breath, headache and stiff neck. (
  • You don't need to see a doctor for the common cold, especially if your body is reacting in a similar way to the one I'll describe below if you start to experience more severe symptoms, such as a fever, or if it lasts for more than a day or two. (
  • other proteins are also released, such as bradykinin, bradykinin is an important trigger of early cold symptoms such as sore throat and nasal congestion, cytokines, such as interleukin 1 il-1 and interleukin 6 il-6, cause fever and chills in some people and then symptoms begin. (
  • But you should seek medical attention right away if you experience any serious allergic reaction symptoms, such as a persistent fever, new or worsening lymph node swelling, rash, itching or swelling (especially of the face, tongue, or throat), severe dizziness, or difficulty breathing. (
  • Laboratory diagnosis consisted of testing for filoviruses, arenaviruses, and bunyaviruses, as well as for chikungunya and dengue viruses by using reverse transcription PCR. (
  • mosquitoes are found throughout much of the Americas, including parts of the United States, and also transmit dengue and chikungunya viruses. (
  • The main mosquito-borne illnesses in Trinidad and Tobago are dengue fever, chikungunya virus and to a lesser extent, the Zika virus. (
  • Waning immunity after single-dose yellow fever vaccination: Who needs a second shot? (
  • Discuss your itinerary with your doctor or nurse before you get your yellow fever vaccination. (
  • Persons 9 months through 59 years of age traveling to or living in an area where risk of yellow fever is known to exist, or traveling to a country with an entry requirement for the vaccination. (
  • Adults 60 years of age and older who cannot avoid travel to a yellow fever area should discuss vaccination with their doctor. (
  • yellow fever vaccination certificate. (
  • On 16 June 2016, the Australian Government adopted the World Health Organization amendment to the International Health Regulations (2005) regarding the period of protection afforded by yellow fever vaccination, and the term of validity of the certificate. (
  • International yellow fever vaccination certificates presented at Australia's border will be accepted even if the vaccination was given more than ten years ago . (
  • Individuals who cannot provide a yellow fever vaccination certificate at the border will still be required to go through border control processes when entering Australia. (
  • Vaccination is still strongly recommended for travellers who have never been vaccinated for yellow fever and who intend to travel to countries where there is a risk of transmission. (
  • P eople 9 months through 59 years of age who are traveling to or living in areas at risk for yellow fever virus activity, or traveling to a country with an entry requirement for vaccination. (
  • Discuss your itinerary with your health care provider before you get your yellow fever vaccination. (
  • You can visit CDC's Travelers' Health website at to learn if yellow fever vaccination is recommended or required based on your travel location. (
  • In some cases, your health care provider may decide to postpone yellow fever vaccination to a future visit. (
  • Jungle yellow fever can most effectively be prevented by vaccination of human populations at risk of exposure. (
  • Researchers led by Dr. Kamran Khan of St. Michael's have mapped the worldwide pathways through which yellow fever virus could spread by analyzing global patterns of airline travellers, the environmental conditions needed to enable transmission of the virus within a city, and countries' requirements for travellers to provide proof of yellow fever vaccination upon entry. (
  • Some countries have set up policies requiring international travellers to provide proof of yellow fever vaccination upon entry. (
  • Control of yellow fever is primarily through vaccination, and there is no specific anti-viral treatment available. (
  • Boosters for the yellow fever vaccination are suggested every decade, but the World Health Organization states that a single dose is enough for lifetime immunity. (
  • In general, yellow fever vaccines will be available at Velma-area urgent care centers, retail clinics, primary care doctor offices, local pharmacies and travel vaccination centers. (
  • A critical aspect to yellow fever outbreak response is vaccination campaigns in the affected areas. (
  • One year after vaccination, evaluation staff will collect an additional blood sample from participants to see if the levels of antibodies are still high enough to provide protection against yellow fever. (
  • Investigation of Patients Testing Positive for Yellow Fever Viral RNA After Vaccination During A Mass Vaccination Campaign - Angola, 2016. (
  • The virus has also spread to the coastal region of Brazil covered by the Atlantic Forest that had been considered a YFV-free area for the last 80 years and whose human population therefore had even lower vaccination coverage. (
  • H ealth officials in Congo are preparing for a major yellow fever vaccination campaign later this month in hopes of halting the spread of the disease before it creeps into the capital, a possibility that has sparked fears of a much wider epidemic. (
  • In late 2017, Nigeria vaccinated more than three million people in an initial emergency yellow fever vaccination campaign with the aim of quickly containing the outbreak," the WHO continued. (
  • Yellow fever virus-specific IgM antibodies in CSF or serum, AND negative IgM results for other arboviruses endemic to the region where exposure occurred, AND no history of yellow fever vaccination. (
  • Four-fold or greater rise or fall in yellow fever virus-specific neutralizing antibody titers in paired sera, AND no history of yellow fever vaccination within 30 days before onset of illness. (
  • Yellow fever virus-specific IgM antibodies in CSF or serum with confirmatory virus-specific neutralizing antibodies in the same or a later specimen, AND no history of yellow fever vaccination. (
  • Vaccination is the most important preventive measure against yellow fever. (
  • Yellow fever vaccination is one of the main methods of primary prevention. (
  • While yellow fever is not present in Trinidad and Tobago, if you have traveled from a country where the disease is present, you will be asked to show proof of vaccination upon arrival. (
  • It is estimated that 90% of yellow fever infections occur in Africa, with large portions of South America also considered at risk. (
  • Yellow fever presently occurs only in Africa and South America. (
  • Yellow fever (YF) is a viral, vector-borne, haemorrhagic fever endemic in tropical regions of Africa and South America. (
  • Yellow fever virus is endemic in tropical and subtropical Africa and South America, and it's transmitted to humans and nonhuman primates through the bites of infected mosquitoes. (
  • Transmitted by a simple mosquito bite, yellow fever occurs mostly in Africa and South America. (
  • Yellow fever is typically found in tropical and sub-tropical areas, though mainly in South America and Africa. (
  • Yellow fever is found mainly in certain areas of Africa, Central America, and South America. (
  • The yellow fever virus is normally found in forested parts of Africa and South America, where it is transmitted between monkeys and mosquitoes. (
  • Considering frequent travel, labour relationships, and close trade with endemic countries in South America and Africa, China faces a continued risk of yellow fever importation. (
  • The virus is endemic in tropical areas of Africa and Central and South America. (
  • Mosquitoes acquire the virus by feeding on infected primates (human or non-human) and then can transmit the virus to other primates (human or non-human). (
  • People infected with yellow fever virus are infectious to mosquitoes (referred to as being "viremic") shortly before the onset of fever and up to 5 days after onset. (
  • The virus is transmitted by mosquitoes from monkeys to humans when humans are visiting or working in the jungle. (
  • In Africa, an intermediate (savannah) cycle exists that involves transmission of virus from mosquitoes to humans living or working in jungle border areas. (
  • In this cycle, the virus can be transmitted from monkey to human or from human to human via mosquitoes. (
  • mosquitoes to understand sylvatic transmission risk of yellow fever virus in Brazil. (
  • Over the centuries yellow fever spread among travelers and explorers who were bitten by infected female mosquitoes while overseas. (
  • In 1881 Carlos Finlay, a Cuban doctor and scientist, hypothesized that yellow fever was transmitted by mosquitoes instead of human contact. (
  • Yellow fever is a viral disease that is transmitted by mosquitoes. (
  • The yellow fever virus is passed to mosquitoes that feed on infected monkeys. (
  • These mosquitoes bite humans that enter the forest, resulting in some cases of yellow fever. (
  • Mosquitoes carry the virus from person to person. (
  • Yellow fever is a virus transmitted by infected mosquitoes. (
  • While yellow fever may be rare for visitors to northern countries, including the United States, it is transmitted by infected mosquitoes, so care should always be taken. (
  • Yellow fever is transmitted to humans through mosquitoes. (
  • The virus enters female mosquitoes when they feed on infected primates. (
  • Female mosquitoes inject the infected saliva into future victims and thus introduce the virus into their bloodstreams. (
  • Not being bitten by mosquitoes is another important part of preventing yellow fever. (
  • In a recent test of Asian tiger mosquitoes collected in Brazil, researchers found fragments of Zika virus RNA, raising concerns that it may be carried by species other than Zika's known primary vector, the yellow fever mosquito. (
  • albopictus mosquitoes that hatched tested positive for Zika RNA (ribonucleic acid), meaning that females collected in the field had encountered Zika and passed fragments of the virus to their offspring. (
  • It is important to test all mosquitoes collected in areas with a high number of Zika cases for Zika RNA, and if the mosquitoes are positive for Zika RNA they must be tested for live Zika virus prior to transport or use in a laboratory for experiments. (
  • Yellow fever is a viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes in tropical regions and is still a major killer in Africa," Voice of America reported. (
  • Yellow fever is an acute viral haemorrhagic disease transmitted by infected mosquitoes. (
  • Mosquitoes are responsible for spreading dangerous diseases, such as malaria, yellow fever, and the zika virus. (
  • mosquitoes might also transmit the virus. (
  • The first is sylvatic (or jungle) yellow fever in which monkeys, which are the primary reservoir of yellow fever, are bitten by wild mosquitoes that pass the virus on to other monkeys and occasionally humans. (
  • The second is intermediate yellow fever in which semi-domestic mosquitoes infect both monkeys and people. (
  • In these conditions, infected mosquitoes transmit the virus from person to person. (
  • Seventy years after CDC was founded to fight mosquitoes that carried malaria, CDC found itself entrenched in combat with another mosquito-borne illness, Zika virus. (
  • Yellow fever virus is an RNA virus that belongs to the genus Flavivirus . (
  • A Sensitive Yellow Fever Virus Entry Reporter Identifies Valosin-Containing Protein (VCP/p97) as an Essential Host Factor for Flavivirus Uncoating. (
  • Yellow fever is an RNA virus belonging to the genus of flavivirus, or more specifically, an ISF (insect-specific flavivirus). (
  • However, it is yellow fever alone that actually gives flavivirus its name as flavus translates to "yellow" in Latin. (
  • Yellow fever is caused by a virus (flavivirus). (
  • Zika virus is a mosquito-borne flavivirus that was first identified in Uganda in 1947 ( 1 ). (
  • Esco Aster, a leading independent contract development and manufacturing organization underpinned by its patent Tide Motion bioreactor technology, has signed a cooperation agreement with the Max Planck Institute (MPI) for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems, Magdeburg, Germany to develop new techniques for cell-culture based virus production of human flavivirus vaccines. (
  • In this account, the authors provide laboratory confirmation that the first suspected viral hemorrhagic fever cases in Angola were yellow fever virus infections and reported preliminary sequencing data. (
  • Surviving yellow fever infections provides lifelong immunity. (
  • Zika virus (ZIKV) infections during pregnancy can lead to adverse neurodevelopmental and clinical outcomes in congenitally infected offspring. (
  • You will experience very severe infections when the virus gets into your mouth by eating or drinking polluted foods and beverages. (
  • Although local transmission of Zika virus has not been documented in the continental United States, infections have been reported among travelers visiting or returning to the United States, and these likely will increase. (
  • Although local transmission of Zika virus has not been documented in the continental United States, Zika virus infections have been reported in returning travelers ( 7 ). (
  • Most yellow fever virus infections are asymptomatic. (
  • Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) threatens the effective prevention and treatment of an ever-increasing range of infections caused by bacteria, parasites, viruses and fungi. (
  • AMR occurs when bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites change over time and no longer respond to medicines making infections harder to treat and increasing the risk of disease spread, severe illness and death. (
  • However, Zika virus infections have been reported in travelers returning to the United States. (
  • However, during the current outbreak, Zika virus infections have been confirmed in several infants with microcephaly and in fetal losses in women infected during pregnancy. (
  • There are very few viruses that we have medicines for at this time (influenza and severe herpes virus infections are two exceptions. (
  • Both viruses and bacteria cause infections and illness, including possible fever. (
  • Stay home if you have a fever, cough and difficulty breathing, seek medical attention only if required, to protect you and help prevent spread of viruses and other infections. (
  • A prescription drug called minocycline is used to treat a number of bacterial infections, including pneumonia, gonorrhea, chlamydia, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, and acne. (
  • During the construction of the Panama Canal in the early 1900s thousands of workers died of yellow fever along with malaria. (
  • There are now vaccines to protect against malaria, dengue and Ebola virus disease, and promising vaccines against respiratory syncytial virus, tuberculosis and all influenza virus strains are in the pipeline. (
  • The virus causes yellow fever which, in severe cases, manifests as fulminant hemorrhagic fever. (
  • On January 14, 2016, the authors received whole blood samples from 3 patients who resided in Luanda, Angola, and were suspected of having viral hemorrhagic fever. (
  • It is one of the viral hemorrhagic fevers, thus named because they may lead to fever and hemorrhaging. (
  • Viral hemorrhagic fevers (VHFs) are a group of febrile illnesses caused by RNA viruses from several viral families. (
  • Patient with Ebola hemorrhagic fever during 1976 outbreak in Zaire demonstrating palatal petechiae and hemorrhage. (
  • The primary defect in patients with viral hemorrhagic fever (VHF) is that of increased vascular permeability. (
  • Hemorrhagic fever viruses have an affinity for the vascular system, leading initially to signs such as flushing, conjunctival injection, and petechial hemorrhages, usually associated with fever and myalgias. (
  • Hepatic involvement varies with the infecting organism and is at times seen with Ebola, Marburg, RVF, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF), and yellow fever. (
  • Following an incubation period of 3-9 days, approximately one-third of infected people develop symptomatic illness characterized by fever and headache. (
  • Yellow fever is a Listed Human Disease under Australia's Biosecurity (Listed Human Diseases) Determination 2016 . (
  • Since December 2016, Brazil has experienced an unusually large outbreak of yellow fever (YF). (
  • As of April 2016, over 60 countries in the Americas, the Pacific Islands, South-east Asia and Africa have reported local transmission of Zika virus disease. (
  • On 1 February 2016, WHO announced that the recent cluster of neurological disorders and neonatal malformations reported in the Americas region constitute a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) and called for a global response to the spread of Zika virus disease. (
  • As of May 2016, no countries of the Region have reported importation of Zika virus disease or autochthonous transmission. (
  • I've been reading an abridged version of the October 2016 article, "Resurgence of Yellow Fever in Angola, 2015-2016. (
  • Everything we know right now about the Zika virus says that 1 in 5 people who get infected will become ill and a total of 4 million people will be infected by the end of 2016. (
  • During the yellow fever epidemic in Angola in 2016, cases of yellow fever were reported in China for the first time. (
  • The 2016 yellow fever outbreak in Angola led to renewed attention to this often-fatal disease. (
  • 4 According to the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ), dozens of the Chinese nationals in Angola contracted yellow fever during the 2016 outbreak, resulting in eight deaths in Angola. (
  • Despite these efforts, 11 Chinese nationals who were infected during the outbreak in Angola imported yellow fever into China in 2016. (
  • Phylogeny of Yellow Fever Virus, Uganda, 2016. (
  • As of January 15, 2016, local transmission had been identified in at least 14 countries or territories in the Americas, including Puerto Rico (See Pan American Health Organization [PAHO] link below for countries and territories in the Americas with Zika virus transmission). (
  • On December 14, 2016, CDC issued guidance related to Zika for people living in or traveling to Brownsville, Cameron County, TX and has designated Brownsville as a Zika cautionary area (yellow area). (
  • Male germ cells support long-term propagation of Zika virus. (
  • The Zika virus originated in Africa and causes a febrile illness but was little known until it spread within Brazil in 2014. (
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, and the European Centre for Disease Control and Prevention,Stockholm, and other national public health agencies have also issued travel warnings, which include recommendations that pregnant women consider postponing travel to any area with ongoing Zika virus transmission. (
  • I'm delighted to welcome you to today's COCA call, Zika Virus - What Clinicians Need to Know. (
  • Questions are limited to clinicians who would like information related to Zika virus disease. (
  • If you're interested in living, traveling or working internationally - especially in the Caribbean and Latin America - you've probably been following the latest on the Zika virus, which is currently active in nearly 50 countries and territories. (
  • However, Zika can cause serious birth defects, such as microcephaly, in babies born to women who were infected with the Zika virus during pregnancy. (
  • Zika virus is transmitted to humans through a type of mosquito. (
  • There have been rare reports of the Zika virus passing through blood or semen. (
  • The Zika virus can be transmitted from a pregnant mother to her baby any time during pregnancy or birth. (
  • Pregnant women are not any more likely to contract the Zika virus, however, the risk factors and outcomes for a fetus are not yet fully understood, so the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends pregnant women and women who are trying to become pregnant take precautions and postpone travel to areas where Zika virus transmission is ongoing. (
  • If a woman becomes infected with Zika virus when she is not pregnant, there is no risk of birth defects for future pregnancies as the virus only remains in the body for about a week. (
  • Zika virus may cause birth defects in babies. (
  • Many cases of microcephaly (small head) in infants born to women infected with Zika virus during pregnancy have been confirmed. (
  • Other birth defects present in babies born to mothers infected with Zika virus during pregnancy include macular atrophy (a type of eye disorder). (
  • More research is needed to explain the possible connection between the Zika virus and babies born with microcephaly. (
  • Is Zika virus deadly? (
  • Death from Zika virus is unlikely. (
  • The role of this mosquito in Zika virus transmission needs to be assessed. (
  • albopictus can "vertically transmit" live Zika virus to its offspring is still unclear. (
  • Detecting Zika RNA fragments without finding live Zika virus suggests that either the female parent was not itself infected with live Zika virus or it was not able to transfer live Zika virus to her eggs," Smartt says. (
  • In May 2015, the first local transmission of Zika virus in the Region of the Americas was reported in Brazil. (
  • Until more is known, pregnant women should consider postponing travel to any area with ongoing Zika virus transmission. (
  • In May 2015, the World Health Organization reported the first local transmission of Zika virus in the Region of the Americas (Americas), with autochthonous cases identified in Brazil ( 4 ). (
  • In December, the Ministry of Health estimated that 440,000-1,300,000 suspected cases of Zika virus disease had occurred in Brazil in 2015 ( 5 ). (
  • There is a theoretical concern that transmission could occur through organ or tissue transplantation, and although Zika virus RNA has been detected in breast milk, transmission through breastfeeding has not been documented ( 5 ). (
  • An estimated 80% of persons who are infected with Zika virus are asymptomatic ( 2 ). (
  • Local transmission of Zika virus has not been documented in the continental United States. (
  • Healthcare providers are encouraged to report suspected Zika virus disease cases to their state health department to facilitate diagnosis and to mitigate the risk of local transmission. (
  • CDC is working with states to expand Zika virus laboratory testing capacity, using existing RT-PCR protocols. (
  • This CDC Health Advisory includes information and recommendations about Zika virus clinical disease, diagnosis, and prevention, and provides travel guidance for pregnant women and women who are trying to become pregnant. (
  • About one in five people infected with Zika virus become symptomatic. (
  • During the current outbreak in Brazil, Zika virus RNA has been identified in tissues from several infants with microcephaly and from fetal losses in women infected during pregnancy. (
  • Zika virus disease can be transmitted from a pregnant woman to her baby during pregnancy. (
  • The Zika virus can also sexually transmitted and through blood transfusions, and from mother to child during pregnancy. (
  • As the emergency response approaches one year, CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report highlights 10 critical contributions towards the fight against Zika virus this year. (
  • A collection of the most up-to-date and cleared information on the ongoing Zika virus outbreak. (
  • Additional cases of mosquito-borne Zika have been identified in the area, suggesting that there is a risk of continued spread of Zika virus in Brownsville. (
  • Yellow fever: investigation of yellow fever epidemics in Africa : field guide. (
  • Muhammed describes his family's tragedy and efforts to ensure protection for the rest of his children in one of two films commissioned by the Eliminate Yellow Fever Epidemics Strategy or EYE. (
  • 27 countries are at highest risk for yellow fever epidemics in Africa. (
  • The third is urban yellow fever of which large epidemics occur when infected people introduce the virus into heavily populated areas with high mosquito density and where people have little immunity. (
  • Also is that certain viruses have seasonal variations and mainly occur during winter months (influenza epidemics, RSV, croup viruses, etc. (
  • Real- time reverse transcriptase PCR (rRT- PCR ) is the most accurate method for the detection of dengue virus (DENV) and yellow fever virus (YFV) in acute illness. (
  • The hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a major cause of both acute and chronic hepatitis. (
  • Symptomatic disease generally is mild and characterized by acute onset of fever, maculopapular rash, arthralgia, or nonpurulent conjunctivitis. (
  • Reassortant Cache Valley virus associated with acute febrile, non-neurologic illness, Missouri. (
  • Yellow fever is an acute febrile infectious disease, caused by arthropod vector-borne virus that has two epidemiological different transmission cycles: wild and urban. (
  • Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom , 7 April 2022 - Emergex Vaccines Holding Limited ("Emergex" or the "Company"), a company tackling the world's top infectious disease threats through the development of fully synthetic, adaptive CD8+ T-cell vaccines, today announces that it has entered into an agreement with the ATCC to advance the preclinical development of its Yellow Fever Booster Program. (
  • Although yellow fever vaccines are largely considered to be safe adverse events which are sometimes life threatening can occur. (
  • Improving clinical management of patients with severe yellow fever. (
  • Severe yellow fever can cause death in 30% to 60% of affected people. (
  • Yellow fever is a virus that causes hepatitis (inflammation of the liver) and hemorrhaging (severe bleeding problems). (
  • Bleeding and severe liver damage caused by yellow fever virus kills 1 of every 5 people infected with the virus. (
  • However, when traveling to a country where yellow fever is common, the benefits of the yellow fever still outweigh this severe risk. (
  • Up to half of the people who develop severe illness from yellow fever will die about 10 - 14 days later. (
  • This study aims to estimate the case fatality risk of severe Yellow Fever cases through a systematic literature review and meta-analysis. (
  • Approximately 39 % of severe Yellow Fever cases are estimated to be fatal. (
  • The burden of yellow fever in Africa is estimated at 84,000-170,000 severe cases and 29,000-60,000 deaths annually. (
  • There are also rare times that viruses do cause serious illness or complications that can be severe. (
  • Fortunately, one attack of yellow fever gives you immunity for life. (
  • In this setting, the urban population would have essentially have no preexisting immunity to the virus. (
  • People who have had yellow fever develop lifelong immunity. (
  • Every year there are about 200,000 cases of yellow fever causing as many as 30,000 deaths worldwide. (
  • Over the course of spring and summer of 1878, this region recorded 120,000 cases of yellow fever and between 13,000 and 20,000 deaths from the disease. (
  • Since July 2017, 35 cases of yellow fever have been confirmed in Brazil, 20 of them in Sao Paulo state and three in Rio de Janeiro state, according to Health Ministry data released mid-January. (
  • The following paragraphs describe the steps taken to identify and document the imported cases of yellow fever and to collect demographic and epidemiological data, as well as clinical information. (
  • Sera from suspected cases of yellow fever as well as contacts of yellow fever confirmed cases and imported dengue fever cases were tested for immunoglobulin M (IgM) antiyellow fever virus and anti-dengue virus (for IgM antibodies to yellow fever and dengue viruses) and by a specific real time RT-PCR (Bio-Rad) for yellow fever virus and dengue virus viral RNA detection. (
  • Of the 511 sera from suspected cases of yellow fever tested, 21 (4.1%) were confirmed positive for yellow fever virus antibody, while 33 (7.6%) of the 432 sera tested were positive for dengue virus antibody. (
  • The majority of the confirmed cases of yellow fever (85%) and dengue 3 fever (93%)were adults, and resided in the city of Abidjan and its regions. (
  • Infants 6 through 8 months of age, pregnant women, and nursing mothers should avoid or postpone travel to an area where there is risk of yellow fever. (
  • Nigeria's population is around 200 million people, with 160 million people at risk of yellow fever. (
  • Risk of yellow fever virus transmission in the Asia-Pacific region. (
  • To learn more about risk of yellow fever transmission relative to your travel destination, consult the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's travel website . (
  • Prevention remains the cornerstone to minimizing the risk of yellow fever. (
  • Epidemiologically linked to a confirmed yellow fever case, or visited or resided in an area with a risk of yellow fever in the 2 weeks before onset of illness. (
  • Neuraminidase is a protein found on the surface of influenza virus (among other microbes) and in this case is used to aid a virion in escaping the host cell. (
  • But for horses, even those which are vaccinated, it seems that Equine Influenza Virus (EIV) is steadily on the rise. (
  • Dr. Wendy Vaala , director of life-cycle management equine and companion animal at Merck Animal Health, and a team of researchers from Merck and the University of California, Davis, looked at EIV cases identified through Merck's voluntary biosurveillance study over 11 years to gain a better understanding of Equine Influenza Virus. (
  • Share this with other horse owners you know to help them keep their horses better protected from the Equine Influenza Virus. (
  • First, most colds are not caused by the flu or influenza virus. (
  • You are more likely to have a fever if you are infected with the influenza virus or a virus the body has never seen before. (
  • Minor side effects occur in fewer than 1 in 20 people and can include mild headaches, muscle aches or low-grade fevers. (
  • Bold indicates viruses of medical importance in Brazil. (
  • In Brazil, the yellow fever virus (YFV) has been restricted to a jungle cycle for more than 70 years. (
  • aegypti of noteworthy susceptibility to the virus in cities located in endemic and transition areas of sylvatic yellow fever, do pose a threat of the re-emergence of the urban transmission of the disease in Brazil. (
  • People queue outside a public health center to be vaccinated against yellow fever in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (March 17, 2017). (
  • An outbreak of yellow fever is gathering steam in Brazil during the Southern Hemisphere summer rainy season and just weeks ahead of Carnival, a major draw for foreign tourists. (
  • While yellow fever is common in Brazil, the country saw an unusually large outbreak last year, including in areas that do not usually see cases. (
  • The first sign that the fever was back in Brazil was the death last year of hundreds of monkeys in the Atlantic rain forest in the states of Rio de Janeiro, Espirito Santo and Sao Paulo. (
  • Yellow fever is an old disease that scientists believe originated in Africa around 3,000 years ago. (
  • Yellow fever is a serious disease caused by the yellow fever virus. (
  • People with yellow fever disease usually have to be hospitalized. (
  • The disease occurs in two forms - urban and sylvatic (jungle) yellow fever. (
  • This form of the disease is known as 'sylvatic' or 'jungle' yellow fever. (
  • Dr Anne Eudes Jean Baptiste, Medical Officer for the World Health Organization Nigeria explains, "yellow fever is dangerous because a small percentage of patients will go through a more toxic phase of the disease. (
  • Jungle yellow fever is an enzootic viral disease transmitted among nonhuman primate hosts by various mosquito vectors. (
  • According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about 15 per cent of people who get yellow fever develop serious illness that can be fatal. (
  • A low capacity for yellow fever diagnosis and lack of surveillance in disease-endemic countries likely contribute to case underreporting. (
  • Every year thousands of people in the world catch yellow fever and about one of every five die from the disease. (
  • Yellow fever is a viral disease caused by the bite of a mosquito. (
  • The disease no longer happens in the U.S. But talk with your healthcare provider to see if you need the shot before visiting areas where yellow fever still exists. (
  • span>gee) fever is a painful, debilitating mosquito-borne disease caused by any one of four closely related dengue viruses. (
  • They can cause disease in humans and animals ranging from rash and incapacitating arthralgia to life threatening haemorrhagic fever and encephalitis. (
  • The main reason for this disease is group of hepatitis viruses which cause liver damage. (
  • This is propagated only in the presence of the hepatitis B virus and it increases the severity of the disease. (
  • It examines case detection and disease control and surveillance, and presents recommendations for further action to prevent additional importation of yellow fever into China. (
  • Therefore, the purpose of this paper is to examine China's response to the importation of its first yellow fever cases, particularly the emergency response, as well as case detection and disease surveillance and control. (
  • Yellow fever is a viral disease, found in tropical regions of Africa and the Americas. (
  • Emergex has a number of phase I clinical trials underway, with the most advanced programs in development being dengue fever (which can also modify disease for other members of the Flaviviridae family of viruses, such as Zika and yellow fever), as well as the coronavirus. (
  • These highly infectious viruses lead to a potentially lethal disease syndrome characterized by fever, malaise, vomiting, mucosal and gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding, edema, and hypotension. (
  • The image below depicts palatal petechiae and hemorrhage in a patient with Ebola virus disease (EVD). (
  • Filovirus disease - Ebola fever. (
  • while hepatitis E virus (HEV) is a waterborne disease that is transmitted through the fecal-oral route. (
  • Yellow fever is a high-impact high-threat disease, with risk of international spread, which represents a potential threat to global health security. (
  • Published in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization , the research does not model a particular outbreak, but rather examines the potential spread for yellow fever virus to spread between the world's cities. (
  • The World Health Organization on Monday declared a global emergency over a surge in birth defects suspected to be caused by Zika, a mosquito-borne virus spreading quickly across Latin America. (
  • The World Health Organization announced 45 Nigerians have also died from yellow fever. (
  • The current yellow fever outbreak in Nigeria began in Ifelodun, Kwara State in western Nigeria in September 2017," the World Health Organization reported. (
  • The Pan American Health Organization / World Health Organization (PAHO / WHO) estimates that the most important measure to prevent yellow fever is immunization. (
  • Training materials included the World Health Organization district guidelines for yellow fever surveillance. (
  • Yellow fever virus has three transmission cycles: jungle (sylvatic), inter-mediate (savannah), and urban. (
  • The jungle (sylvatic) cycle involves transmission of the virus between non-human primates (e.g., monkeys) and mosquito species found in the forest canopy. (
  • Simple DNA extraction method for dried blood spots and comparison of two PCR assays for diagnosis of vertical human immunodeficiency virus type 1 transmission in Rwanda. (
  • In today's increasingly connected world, one of the key concerns is that yellow fever virus could be carried by a traveller into a densely populated city that has the environmental conditions necessary to support its transmission, but where the virus has never been seen before. (
  • The transmission dynamics of yellow fever have numerous components. (
  • Arthropod borne viruses are transmitted by vectors and are sustained in a complex, often zoonotic transmission cycle between mammalian hosts and arthropod vectors. (
  • First Complete Genome Sequences of Anopheles A Virus of the Genus Orthobunyavirus. (
  • Full genomic characterization of California serogroup viruses, genus Orthobunyavirus, family Peribunyaviridae including phylogenetic relationships. (
  • Reston virus is one of six known viruses within the genus Ebolavirus. (
  • Recognizes Genome polyprotein from Hepatitis C virus genotype 1a. (
  • Types of Hepatitis Viruses And How They Affect On Your Liver Tissues! (
  • Hepatitis viruses are from A to G and some other viruses include cytomegalovirus, Epstein - Barr virus, yellow fever, etc. (
  • Hepatitis A can be spread by a virus found in the stool of a person who has this condition. (
  • The hepatitis B virus is 10 times more widespread and 100 times more infectious than AIDS. (
  • About 3% of the world population have hepatitis C virus (HCV). (
  • Yellow fever is a non-contagious viral haemorrhagic fever with an estimated 200 000 cases annually and a high fatality rate. (
  • The current study compared new reverse transcription -insulated isothermal PCRs (the POCKIT DENV and YFV reagent sets) with laboratory -developed rRT-PCRs for both viruses using clinical samples and viral strains from different endemic regions. (
  • The relative severity of the clinical presentation may vary depending on the virus in question, amount, and route of exposure. (
  • This highly contagious virus is a newly emerging respiratory pathogen in dogs and causes a clinical syndrome that mimics "kennel cough. (
  • How do humans become infected with yellow fever virus? (
  • The coronavirus pandemic, suspected of originating in bats and pangolins, has brought the risk of viruses that jump from wildlife to humans into stark focus. (
  • Are we going to be seeing increased mutations with other viruses in humans as well? (
  • B) Neighbor-joining phylogeny of complete coding sequences of representative Yellow Fever virus strains identified by strain name, country, year of isolation (where applicable) and GenBank accession number. (
  • These imported cases might result in local human-to-mosquito-to-human spread of the virus in limited areas of the continental United States that have the appropriate mosquito vectors. (
  • Does yellow fever occur in Australia? (
  • Yellow or green discharge from the nose can also occur. (
  • Next, you may have a fever, although fever and adults with a common cold do not occur as often. (
  • and non-endemic areas where there is no yellow fever virus and the environment appears unsuitable for it to spread. (
  • Yellow fever can lead to serious illness and even death. (
  • About 15 to 25 per cent of those with yellow fever progress to the second stage also known as the 'toxic' stage, of which half die within 10 to 14 days after onset of illness. (
  • Therefore, when this "live, weakened" virus is injected, a protective immune response develops without causing illness. (
  • The viruses eventually are managed by the immune system and the illness is over. (
  • aegypti-borne yellow fever epidemic in the western hemisphere occurred in Trinidad in 1954. (
  • The initially localized outbreak in Angola developed into the biggest and most widespread yellow fever epidemic recorded in Africa for decades. (
  • Sequencing and phylogenetic analysis indicate that the outbreak virus is highly similar to that identified during the epidemic in Angola in 1971. (
  • The yellow fever epidemic impacted nearly all aspects of life in affected cities as residents fled, economies suffered, and thousands died. (
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  • 5 Facing the possibility of an imported yellow fever epidemic, China developed a national yellow fever control and prevention protocol, 6 and took steps to strengthen surveillance at airports and health-care facilities and to implement emergency vector surveillance. (
  • Yellow fever broke out in Boston in 1693, Philadelphia in 1793 and Norfolk, Virginia in 1855, but the worst American outbreak of yellow fever occurred in the Mississippi River Valley in 1878. (
  • Simple, sensitive and specific detection of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 subtype B DNA in dried blood samples for diagnosis in infants in the field. (
  • The CHIKV antigens had a sensitivity and specificity of 100% for serological diagnosis of CHIKV infected patients, with no cross reactivity when testing serum from closely related sindbis virus infected patients. (
  • Urban yellow fever happens when infected people introduce the virus into areas with high human populations. (
  • aegypti has been eliminated or suppressed, urban yellow fever has disappeared. (
  • Urban yellow fever can be prevented by eradicating Ae. (
  • They knew nothing of a virus called Marburg (though they had heard of Ebola ). (
  • When assessing a febrile child recently returned from overseas travel it is important to consider non-infectious causes for fever (eg DVT/PE). (