Argonaute 2 Suppresses Japanese Encephalitis Virus Infection in Aedes aegypti.

Abstract

There are three main innate immune mechanisms against viruses in mosquitoes. Infection with the flavivirus dengue virus is controlled by RNA interference (RNAi) and the JAK-STAT and Toll signaling pathways. This study showed that another flavivirus, Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV), did not invade the salivary glands of Aedes aegypti and that this may be a… (More)
DOI: 10.7883/yoken.JJID.2015.671

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