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Epidemiology of West Nile virus in Connecticut: a five-year analysis of mosquito data 1999-2003.
Two hundred and ten isolations of West Nile virus (WNV) were obtained from 17 mosquito species in six genera in statewide surveillance conducted in Connecticut from June through October, 1999-2003.Expand
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Discipline-Based Study Skills Support for First-Year Undergraduate Students
Universities are expected to align their programmes with the new Quality Assurance Agency National Qualifications framework by the start of the academic year 2003–2004 (QAA 01). QAA have identified aExpand
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Isolations of Jamestown Canyon virus (Bunyaviridae: Orthobunyavirus) from field-collected mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in Connecticut, USA: a ten-year analysis, 1997-2006.
Jamestown Canyon virus (JCV) (Bunyaviridae: Orthobunyavirus) is a mosquito-borne zoonosis belonging to the California serogroup. It has a wide geographic distribution, occurring throughout much ofExpand
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Association of a Sindbis-like virus with Ockelbo disease in Sweden.
An alphavirus isolated from Culiseta mosquitoes has been associated with Ockelbo disease, an exanthema arthralgia syndrome occurring in Sweden. The isolate was made from mosquitoes collected inExpand
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Duration of Alphavirus neutralizing antibody in naturally infected birds.
Native birds, mostly passerine species, ecologically associated with Culiseta melanura, the enzootic vector of eastern equine encephalomyelitis and Highlands J viruses in the eastern United States,Expand
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Spatial-temporal analysis of Cache Valley virus (Bunyaviridae: Orthobunyavirus) infection in anopheline and culicine mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in the northeastern United States, 1997-2012.
Cache Valley virus (CVV) is a mosquito-borne bunyavirus (family Bunyaviridae, genus Orthobunyavirus) that is enzootic throughout much of North and Central America. White-tailed deer (OdocoileusExpand
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EFFECT OF SEX, SIZE, AND AGE OF COMMENSAL RAT HOSTS ON THE INFESTATION PARAMETERS OF THEIR ECTOPARASITES IN A RURAL AREA OF EGYPT
The present study was carried out in the Bilbeis area, Sharqiya Governorate, Egypt. A total of 127 male and 115 female black rats Rattus rattus and 124 male and 153 female Norway rats R. norvegicusExpand
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The Potassium Transporter Trk and External Potassium Modulate Salmonella enterica Protein Secretion and Virulence
ABSTRACT Potassium (K+) is the most abundant intracellular cation and is essential for many physiological functions of all living organisms; however, its role in the pathogenesis of human pathogensExpand
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Seasonal Studies on Commensal Rats and Their Ectoparasites in a Rural Area of Egypt: The Relationship of Ectoparasites to the Species, Locality, and Relative Abundance of the Host
The present study was carried out in 3 villages, namely Kafr Ayoub Soliman, Kafr Ibrahim El-Aidi, and El-Sa'adat, Sharqiya Governorate, Egypt. A total of 519 rats was collected from the 3 studyExpand
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Erythema chronicum migrans and lyme arthritis: field study of ticks.
Ticks were collected during 1977 in communities east of the Connecticut River where there was a high incidence of erythema chronicum migrans and Lyme arthritis and were compared with collections fromExpand
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