equine encephalitis

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Related to equine encephalitis: Western equine encephalitis
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Noun1.equine encephalitis - encephalitis caused by a virus that is transmitted by a mosquito from an infected horse
cephalitis, encephalitis, phrenitis - inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use)
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Public health officials in Fairhaven have increased efforts to prevent the spread of the rare but deadly mosquito-borne virus, eastern equine encephalitis (EEE).
Medical examiners' autopsy revealed that the cause of death was from the rare virus, (https://www.foxnews.com/health/massachusetts-woman-dies-eee-virus-mosquito) Eastern Equine Encephalitis , or EEE. The most dangerous symptom of the virus is brain inflammation that is manifested in seizures, fever, and possibly a coma, according to the (https://www.cdc.gov/easternequineencephalitis/gen/qa.html) CDC.
Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) has been detected in several sentinel chickens, according to the Florida Department of Health in Orange County, CNN reported.
Louis encephalitis, and eastern equine encephalitis viruses, cause sporadic cases of disease and occasional outbreaks.
Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus (VEEV) is one of many alphaviruses transmitted through the bite of infected mosquitoes (1,2).
It was reported yesterday that the collaboration is aimed at the development of a prophylactic vaccine against the equine encephalitis virus, a rare yet deadly mosquito-borne illness.
Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus (VEEV), western equine encephalitis virus (WEEV), and eastern equine encephalitis virus (EEEV) are nonsegmented, positive-sense RNA viruses of the genus Alphavirus in the family Togaviridae [1].
The most common are West Nile virus (WNV), eastern equine encephalitis, and St.
The scientists used the eTXP cells isolated from human umbilical cord perivascular tissue, and engineered them by adding a gene encoding a humanized Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus (VEEV)-neutralizing antibody (anti-VEEV).
Global Markets Direct's, 'Equine Encephalitis - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Equine Encephalitis pipeline landscape.

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