Scott B. Halstead
from: Arboviruses: Molecular Biology, Evolution and Control (Edited by: Nikos Vasilakis and Duane J. Gubler). Caister Academic Press, U.K. (2016) Pages: 337-372.
Arthropod-borne (Arbo) viruses are a broad group of human and veterinary pathogens that are transmitted by the bite of a member of the arthropod phylum, generally mosquitoes or ticks. This review provides basic information on the nature of diseases with a general description of ecology and global disease prevalence together with information on licensed vaccines or vaccines in development for 20 arboviral species belonging to four genera - Bunyaviridae, Flaviviridae, Reoviridae and Togaviridae read more ...