Anopheles mosquito transmission of brain tumor.

  title={Anopheles mosquito transmission of brain tumor.},
  author={Steven Lehrer},
  journal={Medical hypotheses},
  volume={74 1},
Some investigators have postulated a viral cause of malignant glioma, possibly SV40 [Miller G. Brain cancer. A viral link to glioblastoma? Science 2009;323(5910):30-1] or cytomegalovirus (CMV). A source of other brain tumor viruses might be the anopheles mosquito, the vector of malaria. Evidence of an association of anopheles with brain tumors can be found in the relationship between malaria outbreaks in United States and reports of brain tumor incidence by state. There is a significant… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 6 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 13 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…