West Nile: worldwide current situation in animals and humans.

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West Nile (WN) virus is a mosquito-borne flavivirus that is native to Africa, Europe, and Western Asia. It mainly circulates among birds, but can infect many species of mammals, as well as amphibians and reptiles. Epidemics can occur in rural as well as urban areas. Transmission of WN virus, sometimes involving significant mortality in humans and horses… (More)

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@article{Dauphin2004WestNW, title={West Nile: worldwide current situation in animals and humans.}, author={Gwena{\"e}lle Dauphin and St{\'e}phan Zientara and Herv{\'e} G. Zeller and Bernadette Murgue}, journal={Comparative immunology, microbiology and infectious diseases}, year={2004}, volume={27 5}, pages={343-55} }