*  Breakthroughs in Chikungunya research from A*STAR spell new hope for better treatment and ... ( Recent breakthroughs in...
Chikungunya fever caused by the Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is a mosq...CHIKV infection is characterised by an abrupt onset of ... fever frequentl...To devise strategies to stop CHIKV transmission Dr Ng's team collabor...,Breakthroughs,in,Chikungunya, ... Recent breakthroughs in Chikungunya research spearheaded by scientists... ... Recent breakthroughs in Chikungunya research spearheaded by scientists...Chikungunya fever caused by the Chikungunya virus ( ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/biology-news-1/Breakthroughs-in-Chikungunya-research-from-A-STAR-spell-new-hope-for-better-treatment-and-protection-24108-1/
*  Infection of Aedes albopictus with chikungunya virus rectally administered by enema
... K-REx Repository. Search K-REx. This ... Keywords: Chikungunya virus; Aedes albopictus; Aedes aegypti; Enema injection. Journal: Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. , ... Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is an alphavirus transmitted by Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in tropical areas of ... Infection of Aedes albopictus with chikungunya virus rectally administered by enema. Nuckols, John T.; Ziegler, Sarah A.; Huang ...
  http://krex.k-state.edu/dspace/handle/2097/15427
*  20 People Infected With Chikungunya Virus, 3 On Long Island | Northwell Health
Always mosquito-borne and never passed person to person, the chikungunya virus was first identified in the 1950s in what is now ... For some experts, the emergence of chikungunya in Florida sounds an alarm because the virus is carried by mosquito species -- ... Hirschwerk said he and his colleagues diagnosed chikungunya fever virus within the past six weeks. The Long Island patients ... 20 People Infected With Chikungunya Virus, 3 On Long Island. Featuring: Dr. Bruce Hirsch, Infectious Disease Physician, North ...
  https://www.northwell.edu/about/news/20-people-infected-chikungunya-virus-3-long-island
*  Welcome to CDC stacks | Autochthonous Chikungunya Fever in Traveler Returning to Japan from Cuba - 41271 | Emerging Infectious...
Chikungunya Fever Chikungunya Virus Conjunctivitis Cuba Dengue Global Health Imported Viral Diseases Japan Letter Letters To ... Chikungunya fever is a mosquito-borne febrile illness caused by Chikungunya virus (CHIKV), an alphavirus from the Togaviridae ... Unusual Presentation of Chikungunya Virus Infection With Concomintant Erysipelas in a Returning Traveler From the Caribbean: A ... O'nyong-nyong Virus Infection Imported to Europe from Kenya by a Traveler ...
  https://stacks.cdc.gov/view/cdc/41271
*  Study shows chikungunya virus mutation places several countries at risk of epidemic circulation - Outbreak News Today
"Although a different chikungunya virus strain from the Asian lineage is now circulating in the Americas, the introduction of ... A UTMB team previously found that a recently emerged lineage strain of the chikungunya virus has adapted itself to be hosted by ... Study shows chikungunya virus mutation places several countries at risk of epidemic circulation ... Since 2005, 1 in 1,000 chikungunya virus infections has resulted in a fatal disease. "A typical infection involves very severe ...
  http://outbreaknewstoday.com/study-shows-chikungunya-virus-mutation-places-several-countries-at-risk-of-epidemic-circulation-58860/
*  Dr. Jeff Hersh: Mosquitoes transmit chikungunya virus - News - The Carmi Times - Carmi, IL - Carmi, IL
What is this?A: It sounds like you are referring to the chikungunya virus.Chikungunya (which means stooped walk in a Tanzanian ... only certain types of mosquitoes can carry this virus). The cycle of infection is: a mosquito bites a person (or certain ... A: It sounds like you are referring to the chikungunya virus.. Chikungunya (which means stooped walk in a Tanzanian language; ... It is thought that most people infected with chikungunya develop symptoms within two days to two weeks after the virus is ...
  http://www.carmitimes.com/article/20140721/NEWS/140729939/10250/LIFESTYLE
*  Lindsay Lohan Gets Chikungunya Virus | Northwell Health
"The Chikungunya virus causes fever and arthritis. Older persons with the virus can have painful arthritis for long periods." ... Lindsay Lohan getting the mosquito-transmitted virus Chikungunya may help shine a light on the seriousness of the virus, ... Lindsay Lohan Gets Chikungunya Virus. December 31, 2014 - 11:29am , Alexandra Zendrian ... Lohan contracted the virus while on vacation in French Polynesia.. "Doctors hope her celebrity status reminds us of the ...
  https://www.northwell.edu/about/news/lindsay-lohan-gets-chikungunya-virus
*  Ayurvedic Aspects of Chikungunya by Dr. Mayur Kumar Patel
Chikungunya Virus Infection Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) spreads to humans through the bite of infected mosquitoes. Tulsi (Ocimum ... Practitioners of ayurveda suggest that one must avoid the conditions that can lead to chikungunya virus infection. Moreover, a ... Ayurvedic aspects of Chikungunya. Chikungunya is a rare form of viral infection that is transmitted by infected aedes aegypti ... Neutropenia in chikungunya. Neutropenia is not a common symptom of chikungunya. Only some patients develop this condition ...
  http://www.boloji.com/articles/15622/ayurvedic-aspects-of-chikungunya
*  Viruses | Free Full-Text | The Chikungunya Virus Capsid Protein Contains Linear B Cell Epitopes in the N- and C-Terminal...
Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is an arthropod-borne agent that causes severe arthritic disease in humans and is considered a ... potential threat to human health has stimulated interest in better understanding of the biology and pathogenesis of the virus, ... Viruses 2015, 7(6), 2943-2964; doi:10.3390/v7062754. The Chikungunya Virus Capsid Protein Contains Linear B Cell Epitopes in ... The Chikungunya Virus Capsid Protein Contains Linear B Cell Epitopes in the N- and C-Terminal Regions that are Dependent on an ...
  http://www.mdpi.com/1999-4915/7/6/2943
*  Chikungunya Virus - Mississippi State Department of Health
Is Chikungunya Infection Dangerous?. Unlike West Nile virus, chikungunya virus infection is rarely fatal. It can cause illness ... Puerto Rico or other Caribbean countries are at risk of chikungunya virus. Chikungunya can spread from person to person through ... Protective measures from chikungunya are the same as those against West Nile virus or other mosquito-borne diseases:. *Use a ... Mosquitoes that carry chikungunya virus are mainly active in the daytime, but mosquitoes that are active toward dawn and dusk ...
  http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/14,0,387.html
*  Chikungunya virus infection in Italy
The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control issued a risk assessment on the ongoing outbreak of chikungunya virus ... Two related clusters of autochthonous transmission of chikungunya virus have been detected in Italy in the city of Anzio and in ... The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control issued a risk assessment on the ongoing outbreak of chikungunya virus ... Chikungunya is an arbovirus transmitted mainly by the bite of infected Aedes mosquitoes, primarily Aedes aegypti and Aedes ...
  http://thesynapse.eu/medical-news-2/item/3965-chikungunya-virus-infection-in-italy
*  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 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/
*  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 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
*  Chikungunya virus may cause brain infection | Health News
... a mosquito-borne virus, can lead to severe brain infection and even death in infants and people over 65, a study says. ... Chikungunya virus may cause brain infection. Chikungunya, a mosquito-borne virus, can lead to severe brain infection and even ... from the chikungunya virus is higher than the rate seen in the US due to West Nile virus and similar infections between 1999 ... London: Chikungunya, a mosquito-borne virus, can lead to severe brain infection and even death in infants and people over 65, a ...
  http://zeenews.india.com/news/health/health-news/chikungunya-virus-may-cause-brain-infection_1828478.html
*  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
*  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 Vaccine Trial in Healthy Adults - Study Results - ClinicalTrials.gov
Changing patterns of chikungunya virus: re-emergence of a zoonotic arbovirus. J Gen Virol. 2007 Sep;88(Pt 9):2363-77. Review. ... Chikungunya Virus Vaccine Trial in Healthy Adults. This study has been completed. ... Group 1 subjects received 10 mcg of a Virus-Like Particle (VLP) Chikungunya Vaccine, VRC-CHKVLP059-00-VP, on Days 0, 28, and ... Group 2 subjects received 20 mcg of a Virus-Like Particle (VLP) Chikungunya Vaccine, VRC-CHKVLP059-00-VP, on Days 0, 28, and ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/results/NCT01489358
*  Chikungunya Virus Vaccine Trial in Healthy Adults - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Chikungunya Virus Vaccine Trial in Healthy Adults. The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of ... Chikungunya Virus Vaccine Trial in Healthy Adults. Official Title ICMJE VRC 311: A Phase 1 Open Label, Dose-Escalation Clinical ... Changing patterns of chikungunya virus: re-emergence of a zoonotic arbovirus. J Gen Virol. 2007 Sep;88(Pt 9):2363-77. Review. ... Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is transmitted by mosquitoes. It can cause fever, headache, muscle pain, fatigue, and joint pain. The ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT01489358?view=results