Determinants of Arbovirus Vertical Transmission in Mosquitoes

@inproceedings{Lequime2016DeterminantsOA,
  title={Determinants of Arbovirus Vertical Transmission in Mosquitoes},
  author={S{\'e}bastian Lequime and Richard Edward Paul and Louis Lambrechts},
  booktitle={PLoS pathogens},
  year={2016}
}
Vertical transmission (VT) and horizontal transmission (HT) of pathogens refer to parental and non-parental chains of host-to-host transmission. Combining HT with VT enlarges considerably the range of ecological conditions in which a pathogen can persist, but the factors governing the relative frequency of each transmission mode are poorly understood for pathogens with mixed-mode transmission. Elucidating these factors is particularly important for understanding the epidemiology of arthropod… CONTINUE READING
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