Isolation of eastern equine encephalitis virus and West Nile virus from crows during increased arbovirus surveillance in Connecticut, 2000.

@article{Beckwith2002IsolationOE,
  title={Isolation of eastern equine encephalitis virus and West Nile virus from crows during increased arbovirus surveillance in Connecticut, 2000.},
  author={William H Beckwith and Stanley Sirpenski and Richard A. French and Randall S Nelson and Donald Mayo},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={2002},
  volume={66 4},
  pages={422-6}
}
The emergence of the West Nile virus (WNV) in the northeastern United States has drawn emphasis to the need for expanded arbovirus surveillance in Connecticut. Although the state of Connecticut began a comprehensive mosquito-screening program in 1997, only since 1999 have there been efforts to determine the prevalence of arboviruses in bird populations in this state. Herein, we report on our results of an arbovirus survey of 1,704 bird brains. Included in this report are the first known… CONTINUE READING

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