Molecular Epidemiology of Japanese Encephalitis Virus in Mosquitoes in Taiwan during 2005–2012

@inproceedings{Su2014MolecularEO,
  title={Molecular Epidemiology of Japanese Encephalitis Virus in Mosquitoes in Taiwan during 2005–2012},
  author={C L Su and Cheng-Fen Yang and Hwa-Jen Teng and Liang-Chen Lu and Cheo Lin and Kun-Hsien Tsai and Yu-Yu Chen and Li-yu Chen and Shu-Fen Chang and P. C. Shu and Patricia V. Aguilar},
  booktitle={PLoS neglected tropical diseases},
  year={2014}
}
Japanese encephalitis (JE) is a mosquito-borne zoonotic disease caused by the Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV). Pigs and water birds are the main amplifying and maintenance hosts of the virus. In this study, we conducted a JEV survey in mosquitoes captured in pig farms and water bird wetland habitats in Taiwan during 2005 to 2012. A total of 102,633… CONTINUE READING