Article: The Incompetence of Mosquitoes – Can Zika Virus Be Adapted To Infect Culex tarsalis Cells?

Full-text available · Pre-Published Article · Feb 2023 · mSphere


Article: Clinical and Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Agricultural Workers, Guatemala

Full-text available · Article · Dec 2022 · Emerging Infectious Diseases



Article: Identification of MicroRNAs in the West Nile Virus Vector Culex tarsalis (Diptera: Culicidae)

Abstract available ahead of publishing · Article · Dec 2022 · Journal of Medical Entomology



Article: A minimum data standard for vector competence experiments

Full-text available · Article · Oct 2022 · Scientific Data


Article: Model-based evaluation of policy impacts and the continued COVID-19 risk at long term care facilities

Full-text available · Article · September 2022 · Infectious Disease Modelling

Article: Detection of SARS-CoV-2 in exhaled air using non-invasive embedded strips in masks

Full-text available · Article · August 2022 · American Journal of Infection Control

Article: Electrochemical Immunoassay for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2 Nucleocapsid Protein in Nasopharyngeal Samples

Full-text available · Article · March 2022 · Analytical Chemistry

Article: American alligators are capable of West Nile virus amplification, mosquito infection and transmission

Full-text available · Article · March 2022 · Virology


Article: Durable Antibody Responses in Staff at Two Long-Term Care Facilities, during and Post SARS-CoV-2 Outbreaks

Full-text available · Article · July 2021 · Microbiology Spectrum

Article: A longitudinal SARS-CoV-2 biorepository for COVID-19 survivors with and without post-acute sequelae

Full-text available · Article · July 2021 · BMC Infectious Diseases

Review: Towards a Method for Cryopreservation of Mosquito Vectors of Human Pathogens

Full-text available · Review · February 2021 · Cryobiology

Article: Rapid evolution of enhanced Zika virus virulence during direct vertebrate transmission chains

Full-text available · Article · February 2021 · Journal of Virology

Comment: Mutation, Selection, and Bottlenecks in Polio Vaccine Reversion

Full-text available · Comment · January 2021 · Cell Host & Microbe



Article: Genome number and size polymorphism in Zika virus infectious units

Full-text available · Article · December 2020 · Journal of Virology

Article: A Hyperactive Kunjin Virus NS3 Helicase Mutant Demonstrates Increased Dissemination and Mortality in Mosquitoes

Full-text available · Article · September 2020 · Journal of Virology

Article: Comparison of Chikungunya Virus and Zika Virus Replication and Transmission Dynamics in Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes

Full-text available · Article · May 2020 ·  The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

Review: Comparative Pathology of West Nile Virus in Humans and Non-Human Animals

Full-text available · Review · January 2020 · Pathogens


Review: On the Fly: Interactions Between Birds, Mosquitoes, and Environment That Have Molded West Nile Virus Genomic Structure Over Two Decades

Full-text available · Review · September 2019 · Journal of Medical Entomology

Article: Bat influenza viruses transmit among bats but are poorly adapted to non-bat species

Full-text available · Article · September 2019 · Nature Microbiology

Review: Effects of Arbovirus Multi-Host Life Cycles on Dinucleotide and Codon Usage Patterns

Full-text available · Review · July 2019 · Viruses

Article: Zika viruses of African and Asian lineages cause fetal harm in a mouse model of vertical transmission

Full-text available · Article · April 2019 · PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases

Article: Small RNA responses of Culex mosquitoes and cell lines during acute and persistent virus infection

Full-text available · Article · April 2019 · Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Article: Seroprevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi, B. miyamotoi, and Powassan Virus in Residents Bitten by Ixodes Ticks, Maine, USA.

Full-text available · Article · April 2019 · Emerging Infectious Diseases

Article: Mutations present in a low-passage Zika virus isolate result in attenuated pathogenesis in mice

Full-text available · Article · April 2019 · Virology

Article: Evaluation of a novel West Nile virus transmission control strategy that targets Culex tarsalis with endectocide-containing blood meals

Full-text available · Article · March 2019 · PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases

Review:  Arbovirus coinfection and co-transmission: A neglected public health concern?

Full-text available · Review · January 2019 · PLOS Biology


Article: An mRNA Vaccine Protects Mice against MultipleTick-Transmitted Flavivirus Infections

Full-text available · Article · December 2018 · Cell Reports

Article: Variation in competence for ZIKV transmission by Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus in Mexico

Full-text available · Article · July 2018 · PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases

Review: Did Zika Virus Mutate to Cause Severe Outbreaks?

Full-text available · Review · June 2018 · Trends in Microbiology

Article: An Immunocompetent Mouse Model of Zika Virus Infection

Full-text available · Article · June 2018 · Cell Host & Microbe

Article: Adventitious viruses persistently infect three commonly used mosquito cell lines

Full-text available · Article · May 2018 · Virology

Article: Molecularly barcoded Zika virus libraries to probe in vivo evolutionary dynamics

Full-text available · Article · March 2018 · PLOS Pathogens

Article: Xenosurveillance reflects traditional sampling techniques for the identification of human pathogens: A comparative study in West Africa

Full-text available · Article · March 2018 · PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases

Review: How Do Virus–Mosquito Interactions Lead to Viral Emergence?

Full-text available · Review · Janurary 2018 · Trends in Parasitology


Letter: Lack of evidence for Zika virus transmission by Culex mosquitoes
Full-text available · Letter · October 2017 · Emerging Microbes & Infections
Review: Mosquito-borne and sexual transmission of Zika virus: Recent developments and future directions
Full-text available · Review · July 2017 · Virus Research
Article: The Use of Xenosurveillance to Detect Human Bacteria, Parasites, and Viruses in Mosquito Bloodmeals
Full-text available · Article · May 2017 · The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Article: Impact of simultaneous exposure to arboviruses on infection and transmission by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes
Full-text available · Article · May 2017 · Nature Communications
Review: Promiscuous viruses—how do viruses survive multiple unrelated hosts?
Full-text available · Review · April 2017 · Current Opinion in Virology
Article: Mosquitoes Transmit Unique West Nile Virus Populations during Each Feeding Episode
Full-text available · Article · April 2017 · Cell Reports
Article: American Aedes vexans Mosquitoes are Competent Vectors of Zika Virus

Article · March 2017 · The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene


Full-text available · Article · Dec 2016 · Virus Evolution

Full-text available · Article · Dec 2016 · Current Opinion in Virology


Full-text available · Article · Nov 2016 · PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases


Article: Development and Characterization of Recombinant Virus Generated from a New World Zika Virus Infectious Clone

Full-text available · Article · Oct 2016 · Journal of Virology


Article: Zika Virus Infection in Mice Causes Panuveitis with Shedding of Virus in Tears

Full-text available · Article · Sep 2016 · Cell Reports


Article: Isolation of a Novel Insect-Specific Flavivirus from Culiseta melanura in the Northeastern United States

Full-text available · Article · Jan 2016 · Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.)



Article: Temporal and Spatial Variability of Entomological Risk Indices for West Nile Virus Infection in Northern Colorado: 2006-2013

Full-text available · Article · Dec 2015 · Journal of Medical Entomology


Article: Genotype-specific variation in West Nile virus dispersal in California

Full-text available · Article · Jul 2015 · Virology


Article: Xenosurveillance: A Novel Mosquito-Based Approach for Examining the Human-Pathogen Landscape

Full-text available · Article · Mar 2015 · PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases


Article: Modulation of Flavivirus Population Diversity by RNA Interference

Full-text available · Article · Jan 2015 · Journal of Virology



Article: Toward an Activist Agenda for Monitoring Virus Emergence

Full-text available · Article · Jun 2014 · Cell Host & Microbe



Article: The Role of Innate Immunity in Conditioning Mosquito Susceptibility to West Nile Virus

Full-text available · Article · Dec 2013 · Viruses


Article: Powassan Virus in Mammals, Alaska and New Mexico, USA, and Russia, 2004-2007

Full-text available · Article · Dec 2013 · Emerging Infectious Diseases


Article: MicroRNA levels are modulated in Aedes aegypti after exposure to Dengue-2

Full-text available · Article · Nov 2013 · Insect Molecular Biology


Article: Seroprevalence of Powassan Virus in New England Deer, 1979-2010

Full-text available · Article · Apr 2013 · The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene


Chapter: West Nile Virus: 12 Years in North America

Chapter · Jan 2013 · Dynamic Models of Infectious Diseases



Article: Complete Viral RNA Genome Sequencing of Ultra-Low Copy Samples by Sequence-Independent Amplification

Full-text available · Article · Sep 2012 · Nucleic Acids Research


Article: Highly Sensitive and Specific Detection of Rare Variants in Mixed Viral Populations from Massively Parallel Sequence Data

Full-text available · Article · Mar 2012 · PLoS Computational Biology


Article: West Nile virus population genetics and evolution

Full-text available · Article · Mar 2012 · Infection, genetics and evolution: journal of molecular epidemiology and evolutionary genetics in infectious diseases


Article: Dispersal of Culex Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) From a Wastewater Treatment Facility

Full-text available · Article · Jan 2012 · Journal of Medical Entomology


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