Chikungunya and Zika Viruses

Written By Stephen Higgs
Chikungunya and Zika Viruses
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 30 May 2018
  • ISBN : 0128118660
  • Pages : 398 pages
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Download or read book entitled Chikungunya and Zika Viruses by author: Stephen Higgs which was release on 30 May 2018 and published by Academic Press with total page 398 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Chikungunya and Zika Viruses: Global Emerging Health Threats is the go-to resource for both historical and current information on this important virus that is rapidly increasing its global range. Epidemics since 2005 have spread from Africa and Asia, and through Europe, and an ongoing epidemic has caused nearly two million cases in the Americas. It causes severe crippling arthritis, with symptoms lasting for months or years. As no vaccine or treatment is available, there is international interest in the virus, thus funding opportunities for research have dramatically increased. This book presents our understanding of the virus, bringing comprehensive knowledge in a single source. Provides a comprehensive collection of the state-of-the-art on CHIKV biology in a go-to reference book Edited by leaders in the field who provide a single, up-to-date source of information Gives a better understanding of the transmission and spread of chikungunya virus, a clear, coherent description of the outcomes of infection (both acute and chronic), and its biology and risk factors Pulls relevant background information to justify projects of many professionals developing vaccines and mosquito vector control approaches

Chikungunya and Zika Viruses

Chikungunya and Zika Viruses
  • Author : Stephen Higgs,Dana L. Vanlandingham,Ann Powers
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-05-30
  • Total pages : 398
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : Chikungunya and Zika Viruses: Global Emerging Health Threats is the go-to resource for both historical and current information on this important virus that is rapidly increasing its global range. Epidemics since 2005 have spread from Africa and Asia, and through Europe, and an ongoing epidemic has caused nearly two million cases ...

Chikungunya and Zika Viruses

Chikungunya and Zika Viruses
  • Author : Stephen Higgs,Dana L. Vanlandingham,Ann Powers
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : Chikungunya and Zika Viruses: Global Emerging Health Threats is the go-to resource for both historical and current information on this important virus that is rapidly increasing its global range. Epidemics since 2005 have spread from Africa and Asia, and through Europe, and an ongoing epidemic has caused nearly two million cases ...

Help Control Mosquitoes that Spread Dengue Chikungunya and Zika Viruses

Help Control Mosquitoes that Spread Dengue  Chikungunya  and Zika Viruses
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 1
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Challenges in Diagnosis and Management of Chikungunya and Zika Virus Infections

Challenges in Diagnosis and Management of Chikungunya and Zika Virus Infections
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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New Advances on Zika Virus Research

New Advances on Zika Virus Research
  • Author : Luis Martinez-Sobrido,Fernando Almazan Toral
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2019-04-02
  • Total pages : 552
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : Zika virus (ZIKV) is a mosquito-borne member of the Flaviviridae family that historically has been associated with mild febrile illness. However, the recent outbreaks in Brazil in 2015 and its rapid spread throughout South and Central America and the Caribbean, together with its association with severe neurological disorders—including fetal microcephaly ...

The Zika Virus

The Zika Virus
  • Author : Sue Bradford Edwards
  • Publisher : ABDO
  • Release Date : 2016-12-15
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : The Zika Virus covers the Zika outbreak that began in 2015, discusses the history of the virus and its discovery, examines how the virus spreads and how it affects the infected, and looks at how the medical community is fighting it. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. ...

Current Topics in Chikungunya

Current Topics in Chikungunya
  • Author : Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2016-08-24
  • Total pages : 162
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : Chikungunya, an arbovirus, is a major global threat affecting multiple areas of the world, even Europe, but recently (2014 - 2015) with large epidemics in Latin America, causing an important acute and chronic morbidity with a low, but present, mortality. This book tries to update the significant epidemiological and clinical research in ...

Zika Virus Impact Diagnosis Control and Models

Zika Virus Impact  Diagnosis  Control  and Models
  • Author : Colin R. Martin,Caroline Hollins-Martin,Victor R. Preedy,Rajkumar Rajendram
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-07-04
  • Total pages : 554
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : Zika Virus Impact, Diagnosis, Control, and Models: Volume Two: The Neuroscience of Zika examines diagnosis, vaccines, and potential therapy methods for Zika virus syndrome. The book also details the neuroscience of Guillain-Barré syndrome, its effects and neuromuscular rehabilitation. It is designed to help readers better understand detection, therapies for Zika ...

Human Viruses Diseases Treatments and Vaccines

Human Viruses  Diseases  Treatments and Vaccines
  • Author : Shamim I. Ahmad
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-07-25
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Untargeted Alternative Routes of Arbovirus Transmission

Untargeted Alternative Routes of Arbovirus Transmission
  • Author : Julien Pompon
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-01-19
  • Total pages : 178
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : Arboviruses have become global threats. Common to Dengue, Zika, yellow fever, chikungunya, and Mayaro viruses is their ability to be transmitted by mosquitoes. Several strategies based on transgenics or microbiology are currently being field-tested. While this approach seems hopeful, the research community needs to focus on potential backlash from these ...

Host Pathogen Interactions During Arboviral Infections

Host Pathogen Interactions During Arboviral Infections
  • Author : Alan G. Goodman,Angela L. Rasmussen
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2019-07-19
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : Arboviruses, or arthropod-borne viruses, such as West Nile virus, Dengue virus, and Zika virus, pose a serious threat to public health worldwide. West Nile virus was introduced to the United States in 1999, and is now endemic, causing over 2,000 domestically acquired cases in the U.S. annually in mammals. Similarly, dengue ...

All you need to know about the Zika Virus

All you need to know about the Zika Virus
  • Author : John Stevenson
  • Publisher : John Stevenson
  • Release Date : 2016-05-22
  • Total pages : 24
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : Zika virus is a member of the virus family Flaviviridae and the genus Flavivirus. It is spread by daytime-active Aedes mosquitoes, such as A. aegypti and A. albopictus. Its name comes from the Zika Forest of Uganda, where the virus was first isolated in 1947. Zika virus is related to dengue, ...

Current Topics in Neglected Tropical Diseases

Current Topics in Neglected Tropical Diseases
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2019-12-04
  • Total pages : 164
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) is a diverse group of communicable diseases that prevail in tropical and subtropical conditions in 149 countries. NTDs affect more than one billion people and cost developing economies billions of dollars every year. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), NTDs mainly affect populations living in poverty, ...

The Zika Prevention Handbook

The Zika Prevention Handbook
  • Author : Alexander Webb
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-10-25
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : As the Zika virus continues to spread throughout North America, people need answers. What are the origins of this virus? How does it spread? Should we be concerned? How can we stop the spread of infected mosquitos? With the increasing prevalence of Zika, concrete answers are needed now more than ...

Dengue and Zika Control and Antiviral Treatment Strategies

Dengue and Zika  Control and Antiviral Treatment Strategies
  • Author : Rolf Hilgenfeld,Subhash G. Vasudevan
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-05-29
  • Total pages : 375
  • ISBN : 0128118660
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Summary : This contributed volume contains 25 chapters from leading international scientists working on dengue and Zika viruses, who came together in Praia do Tofo in Mozambique to discuss the latest developments in the fields of epidemiology, pathogenesis, structural virology, immunology, antiviral drug discovery and development, vaccine efficacy, and mosquito control programs. The ...