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*  CIENCIASMEDICASNEWS: Increased Proinflammatory Cytokine Levels in Prolonged Arthralgia in Ross River Virus Infection - Volume...
Chow A, Her Z, Ong EK, Chen JM, Dimatatac F, Kwek DJ, et al. Persistent arthralgia induced by chikungunya virus infection is ... Ross River virus (RRV) is a mosquitoborne alphavirus endemic to Australia and the Pacific region. The virus is transmitted by ... Ng LF, Chow A, Sun YJ, Kwek DJ, Lim PL, Dimatatac F, et al. IL-1β, IL-6, and RANTES as biomarkers of chikungunya severity. PLoS ... Ross River virus infection in a traveller returning from northern Australia. Med Microbiol Immunol (Berl). 2009;198:271-3. DOI ...
https://elbiruniblogspotcom.blogspot.com.ar/2017/03/increased-proinflammatory-cytokine.html
*  EENY-434/IN792: Yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti (Linnaeus) (Insecta: Diptera: Culicidae)
Aedes aegypti are vectors of other important viruses of concern to North America, such as chikungunya virus. Although ... Aedes albopictus has not been implicated in transmission of these virus in Florida. With respect to Zika virus, there have been ... chikungunya is not endemic in North America, like dengue, the number of cases is steadily increasing and this virus could ... The yellow fever mosquito was the primary vector of concern for several human viruses in Florida until the invasion of the ...
http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/in792
*  Ross River virus infection
Ross River virus (RRV) is a group A arbovirus transmitted by mosquitoes that causes a disease manifested by polyarthritis and ... Chikungunya fever. *Prevention of arthropod and insect bites: Repellents and other measures ... Barmah Forest virus epidemic on the south coast of New South Wales, Australia, 1994-1995: viruses, vectors, human cases, and ... Other viruses that cause arthritis are discussed separately. (See 'Specific viruses that cause arthritis'.) ...
https://www.uptodate.com/contents/ross-river-virus-infection
*  Chikungunya Virus | SpringerLink
The mosquito-transmitted Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is associated with increased morbidity and debilitating chronic ... Chikungunya Virus: Advances in Biology, Pathogenesis, and Treatment details the exciting discoveries that have been made in ... Vaccines Against Chikungunya Virus Infection Karl Ljungberg, Beate M. Kümmerer, Pierre Roques, Mariano Esteban, Andres Merits, ... The mosquito-transmitted Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is associated with increased morbidity and debilitating chronic ...
https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007%2F978-3-319-42958-8
*  Chikungunya Virus Infection Symptoms & Treatment
Read information written by doctors about Chikungunya virus infection transmission (how you get it), common symptoms are fever ... What are Chikungunya virus infection symptoms and signs?. *How do health care professionals diagnose Chikungunya virus ... What are Chikungunya virus infection symptoms and signs?. *How do health care professionals diagnose Chikungunya virus ... home/infectious disease health center/infectious disease a-z list/chikungunya virus infection center /chikungunya virus ...
https://www.medicinenet.com/chikungunya_virus_infection/article.htm
*  Chikungunya virus | MSDSonline
PATHOGENICITY/TOXICITY: Translated from the African dialect of Swahili or Makonde, chikungunya means, "that which bends up" (1 ... SUSCEPTIBILITY TO DISINFECTANTS: No information specific to CHIKV; however, most lipid enveloped viruses are sensitive to 70% ( ... SYNONYM OR CROSS REFERENCE: CHIKV (1-6), CHIK (2, 7-9), and chikungunya fever (2, 10). ... the virus was isolated repeatedly from numerous countries in Central and Southern Africa, including Sudan, Uganda, Democratic ...
https://www.msdsonline.com/resources/msds-resources/free-safety-data-sheet-index/chikungunya-virus/
*  Chikungunya Virus Has Spread To US
Chikungunya virus has made its appearance well known in the United States this year. In fact, cases have gone from a normal 28 ... The virus was first recorded in 1952 in Africa then Asia, but in 2013 it began to spread to the Caribbean and Haiti. Travelers ... The virus is transmitted by mosquito, but not human to human. Fortunately, it isn't fatal, but it is extremely painful. ... Chikungunya causes a rash, fever, and excruciating joint pain that last from five to seven days. However, Dr. William Schaffner ...
https://www.webpronews.com/chikungunya-virus-has-spread-to-us/
*  BioCollections Worldwide Chikungunya Virus Assay | GenomeWeb
... assay follows the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's real-time RT-PCR protocol for detection of Chikungunya virus ... BioCollections Worldwide said today that it is now offering a laboratory-developed test for the detection of Chikungunya virus ... BioCollections Worldwide said today that it is now offering a laboratory-developed test for the detection of Chikungunya virus ... assay follows the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's real-time RT-PCR protocol for detection of Chikungunya virus ...
https://www.genomeweb.com/resources/new-product/biocollections-worldwide-chikungunya-virus-assay
*  Chikungunya Virus Arrives In Americas - Business Insider
... the chikungunya virus had infected at least 200 people. But in the last week alone, it infected more than twice that number. ... Other famous examples include the West Nile virus and dengue fever. Both dengue and the chikungunya virus are spread by the ... From early December to mid-January, the chikungunya virus had infected at least 200 people, epidemiologists say. But in the ... The virus is not usually fatal, though, with 1 death in every 1,000 cases, and then usually only in the elderly or immune- ...
https://www.businessinsider.com/chikungunya-virus-arrives-in-americas-2014-1
*  Dropbox - 2017 Epidemiology of Chikungunya Virus .pdf
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*  Chikungunya Virus | J. Craig Venter Institute
Comprehensive Genome Scale Phylogenetic Study Provides New Insights on the Global Expansion of Chikungunya Virus. ... Differing epidemiological dynamics of Chikungunya virus in the Americas during the 2014-2015 epidemic. ... Chikungunya (CHIKV) has been the cause of multiple outbreaks and infects greater than one million people every year. CHIKV was ... which increases the need to better understand the sequence diversity of these viruses and how any viral mutations affect the ...
https://www.jcvi.org/gcid/project/chikungunya-virus
*  Chikungunya Virus Confirmed in 15 States: CDC
A mosquito-borne virus that has sickened tens of thousands of people throughout the Carribbean is now threatening the U.S., ... The chikungunya virus - or 'chik-v' - causes high fever and severe pain, and there is no vaccine to prevent it, CBS News ... this virus, back to the United States,' Dr. Schaffner said. 'We have the kind of mosquito that will transmit this virus here in ... A mosquito-borne virus that has sickened tens of thousands of people throughout the Carribbean is now threatening the U.S., ...
https://www.newsmax.com/health/health-news/chikungunya-virus-united-states/2014/06/17/id/577638/
*  Chikungunya virus: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
The name chikungunya (pronounced 'chik-en-gun-ye') is an African word meaning 'bent ... Chikungunya is a virus passed to humans by the bite of infected mosquitoes. Symptoms include fever and severe joint pain. ... How Chikungunya Can Spread. Mosquitoes spread the virus to humans. Mosquitoes pick up the virus when they feed on infected ... Chikungunya virus. www.cdc.gov/chikungunya. Updated November 16, 2015. Accessed July 18, 2017. ...
https://medlineplus.gov/ency/patientinstructions/000821.htm
*  Two Contract Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya Virus in Florida - WSJ
Public health officials in Florida on Thursday confirmed that two people in the state contracted the mosquito-borne chikungunya ... Two Contract Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya Virus in Florida. Puerto Rico Declares Chikungunya Epidemic With Over 100 Confirmed ... The virus, which is transmitted from mosquitoes to humans and vice versa, has been spreading rapidly through the Caribbean ... health officials in Florida said Thursday that two people in the state contracted the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus locally ...
https://www.wsj.com/articles/mosquito-borne-virus-epidemic-declared-in-puerto-rico-1405624993?mod=googlewsj
*  Guillain-Barre syndrome complicating chikungunya virus infection | SpringerLink
Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is a mosquito-borne alphavirus which presents with symptoms of fever, rash, arthralgia, and ... Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is a mosquito-borne alphavirus which presents with symptoms of fever, rash, arthralgia, and ... Guillain-Barre syndrome Chikungunya virus Plasmapharesis Mosquito-borne diseases This is a preview of subscription content, log ... Chandak NH, Kashyap RS, Kabra D et al (2009) Neurological complications of chikungunya virus infection. Neurol India 57:177-180 ...
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs13365-017-0516-1
*  Chikungunya Virus ELISA Kits | Biocompare.com
Compare Chikungunya Virus ELISA Kits from leading suppliers on Biocompare. View specifications, prices, citations, reviews, and ... Chikungunya Virus ELISA Kits. The ELISA (enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay) is a well-established antibody-based tool for ... Your search returned 18 Chikungunya Virus ELISA ELISA Kit across 9 suppliers. ...
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*  Chikungunya virus Antibodies: Novus Biologicals
Browse our Chikungunya virus Antibody catalog backed by our Guarantee+. ... Chikungunya virus Antibodies. We offer Chikungunya virus Antibodies for use in common research applications: Blocking/ ... Our Chikungunya virus Antibodies can be used in a variety of model species: Human, Virus. Use the list below to choose the ... Each Chikungunya virus Antibody is fully covered by our Guarantee+, to give you complete peace of mind and the support when you ...
https://www.novusbio.com/primary-antibodies/chikungunya-virus
*  Repurposing 2 autoimmune drugs for chikungunya virus | EurekAlert! Science News
Two new studies explore strategies that could offer relief from the debilitating joint pain caused by chikungunya virus ... Chikungunya virus is a mosquito-borne illness that has rapidly spread throughout the Americas, with more than 1.7 million ... Two new studies explore strategies that could offer relief from the debilitating joint pain caused by Chikungunya virus ... IMAGE: This is an infographic describing the disease burden of Chikungunya virus. view more ...
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2017-02/aaft-rta013017.php
*  Mosquito-borne Chikungunya Virus Infects 3 Long Islanders
"Chikungunya has now officially reached Long Island, and the feds must act before this debilitating virus spreads further and ... That came seven months after the virus was first confirmed in the Western Hemisphere. Before that, Chikungunya had been found ... "Chikungunya has been on the U.S. public health radar for some time," said Dr. Lyle Petersen, director of the CDC's Division of ... Chikungunya-pronounced chik-un-GUHN-ya -means "that which bends up" in Makonde, a language spoken in the African nation of ...
https://www.longislandpress.com/2014/07/23/mosquito-borne-chikungunya-virus-infects-3-long-islanders/
*  Faster, cheaper test developed for chikungunya virus - SciDev.Net
... a mosquito-bourne virus common in Africa and Asia. ... Faster, cheaper test developed for chikungunya virus. By: ... Chikungunya virus is spread by mosquitoes. It causes high fevers and severe pain in ankle and wrist joints. The disease affects ... Chikungunya virus is spread by mosquitoes. It causes high fevers and severe pain in ankle and wrist joints. The disease affects ... Faster, cheaper test developed for chikungunya virus. By Sanjit Bagchi. Researchers from Japan and India have developed a rapid ...
https://www.scidev.net/global/health/news/faster-cheaper-test-developed-for-chikungunya-vir.html
*  Floridians infected by chikungunya virus | tbo.com
WEST PALM BEACH - Health officials say that for the first time, an American has been infected with chikungunya by a mosquito ... Floridians infected by chikungunya virus. Two cases mean chikungunya is taking root in U.S. *Photos ... Floridians infected by chikungunya virus. The infected Floridians were described as a 41-year-old woman in Miami-Dade County ... "The arrival of chikungunya virus, first in the tropical Americas and now in the United States, underscores the risks posed by ...
http://www.tbo.com/health/floridians-infected-by-mosquito-virus-20140717/
*  Mexico detects first case of mosquito-borne chikungunya virus | Fox News
Mexico has detected its first domestic case of the painful mosquito-borne viral disease chikungunya in the southwest of the ... Chikungunya, a virus more commonly found in Africa and Asia and transmitted by the aedes aegypti mosquito that causes dengue ... Mexico detects first case of mosquito-borne chikungunya virus. Published November 17, 2014. Reuters ... Chikungunya has already appeared in much of the Caribbean, Central America and the United States. A handful of people have had ...
http://www.foxnews.com/health/2014/11/17/mexico-detects-first-case-mosquito-borne-chikungunya-virus.html
*  Chikungunya Virus: A growing threat
COGwriter There seems to be an increased threat from the Chikungunya virus as it has spread to more locations: June ... virus is transmitted to people by mosquitoes. The most common symptoms of chikungunya virus infection are fever and joint pain ... I first warned about the potential threat from this virus back on 2009 (see Chikungunya Virus: The Next Pestilence?). ... In late 2013, chikungunya virus was found for the first time in the Americas on islands in the Caribbean… There is no vaccine ...
http://www.cogwriter.com/news/prophecy/chikungunya-virus-a-growing-threat/
*  Researchers Identify A New Vaccine Candidate for Chikungunya Virus
A new method of vaccine creation for Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) using a technique called large scale random codon re-encoding ... New Insights on Chikungunya Virus and Chronic Joint Pain Delhi Has Reported 3,829 and 502 Cases Of Dengue and Chikungunya So ... Chikungunya can Affect Your Eyes too Spain On High Alert After First Ever Case Of Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya Virus Detected ... Researchers Identify A New Vaccine Candidate for Chikungunya Virus. by Rukmani Krishna on February 28, 2013 at 11:10 PM ...
http://www.medindia.net/news/researchers-identify-a-new-vaccine-candidate-for-chikungunya-virus-115035-1.htm
*  chikungunya virus | Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
Beyond Members of the Flaviviridae Family, Sofosbuvir Also Inhibits Chikungunya Virus Replication Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) ... Characterization of β-d-N4-Hydroxycytidine as a Novel Inhibitor of Chikungunya Virus Maryam Ehteshami, Sijia Tao, Keivan Zandi ... we profiled kinetic changes in host kinase abundance and phosphorylation following chikungunya virus (CHIKV) infection of ... Chikungunya fever (CF) is an ongoing public health problem in tropical and subtropical regions of the world, where control of ...
https://aac.asm.org/keyword/chikungunya-virus