• Centers
  • The conclusions, findings, and opinions expressed by authors contributing to this journal do not necessarily reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Public Health Service, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or the authors' affiliated institutions. (cdc.gov)
  • CDC awards $35 million to increase HIV testing opportunities The Centers for Disease Control and Avoidance has awarded $35 million in funding to convey and regional health departments to improve HIV testing opportunities among populations disproportionately affected by HIV, primarily African Americans. (divadogthemovie.com)
  • Encephalitis
  • However, the virus can cause life-threatening illnesses, such as encephalitis (inflammation of the brain), meningitis (inflammation of the lining of the brain and spinal cord), or meningoencephalitis (inflammation of the brain and its surrounding membrane). (nyhq.org)
  • infection
  • age range 20-67 years [median 38 years]) who had serologic evidence for acute or recent RRV infection, as confirmed by indirect immunofluorescence assay and virus neutralization assay ( 2 ) ( Table ). (cdc.gov)
  • time
  • In 1999, the virus occurred in the Western hemisphere for the first time, with the first cases reported in New York City. (nyhq.org)
  • Australia
  • It is the most prevalent vector-borne disease in Australia. (uptodate.com)
  • The virus persists in arid areas of inland Australia within desiccation-resistant mosquito eggs. (uptodate.com)
  • Ross River virus (RRV) is a mosquitoborne alphavirus endemic to Australia and the Pacific region. (cdc.gov)