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Last Posted: May 05, 2021
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First genetically modified mosquitoes released in the United States External Web Site Icon
E Watz, Nature News, May 4, 2021
Modified mosquitoes reduce cases of dengue fever- Insects infected with a disease-inhibiting bacterium were released in communities in Asia and South America External Web Site Icon
E Callaway, Nature, November 27, 2019
Transgenic Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes Transfer Genes into a Natural Population. External Web Site Icon
Evans Benjamin R et al. Scientific reports 2019 Sep (1) 13047
An epidemic of chikungunya in northwestern Bangladesh in 2011. External Web Site Icon
Haque Farhana et al. PloS one 2019 14(3) e0212218
Metabolomic Insights into Human Arboviral Infections: Dengue, Chikungunya, and Zika Viruses. External Web Site Icon
Byers Nathaniel M et al. Viruses 2019 Mar 11(3)
Using Big Data to Monitor the Introduction and Spread of Chikungunya, Europe, 2017. External Web Site Icon
Rocklöv Joacim et al. Emerging infectious diseases 2019 25(6) 1041-1049
Precision Public Health: What is it?
M Khoury, CDC Blog Post, May 15, 2018
Using AMD to track changes in dengue and chikungunya viruses

A Systematic Meta-analysis of Immune Signatures in Patients With Acute Chikungunya Virus Infection. External Web Site Icon
Teng Terk-Shin et al. J. Infect. Dis. 2015 Jun 15. (12) 1925-35
Chikungunya virus and its mosquito vectors. External Web Site Icon
Higgs Stephen et al. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2015 Apr (4) 231-40


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