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a town in South Africa where the causative agent for the fever was first isolated.
Wesselsbron fever - a mosquito-borne disease of sheep and humans caused by the Wesselsbron disease virus. Synonym(s): Wesselsbron disease; Wesselsbron virus
Wesselsbron disease - Synonym(s): Wesselsbron fever
Wesselsbron virus - Synonym(s): Wesselsbron fever
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Sequences that were similar to viruses from the yellow fever virus (YFV) group, a monophyletic branch that previously included 3 viruses (Wesselsbron virus [WESSV], Sepik virus [SEPV], and YFV) (15) were manually edited and reassembled by using Geneious version 7.1.5 (16).
Other viruses, such as Akabane virus, Rift Valley Fever virus, Cache Valley virus, Border disease virus, and Wesselsbron disease virus, are also associated with the occurrence of CNS malformations (OBERST, 1993), but these viruses have not yet been diagnosed in cattle in Brazil.
Pode-se destacar dentre eles alguns virus de grande importancia medica, como os Yellow fever virus (YFV), Dengue virus (DENV), Ilheus virus (ILHV), Rocio virus (ROCV), Saint Louis encephalitis virus (SLEV), West Nile virus (WNV), Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV), Louping ill virus (LIV) e Wesselsbron virus (WSLV) (2).
Wesselsbron Wesselsbron Fever * Humans experience Fever virus Named derived from fever, headache, Wesselsbron, the South muscular pains, joint African town where pain, and mild rash causative agent first that typically isolated.
The list of diseases and their references (many from PubMed) included in these charts is exhaustive and includes such illnesses and conditions as Spondweni virus infection, coenurosis, philophthalmosis, and Wesselsbron disease.
Preliminary studies on the use of solid-phase immunosorbent techniques for the rapid detection of Wesselsbron virus (WSLV) IgM by haemagglutination-inhibition.
Louis, and Murray Valley encephalitis viruses; and Wesselsbron, Zika, Yaounde, and Nounane viruses.
Differential diagnosis for flaviviruses, WNV, Wesselsbron virus, SHUV, and equine encephalosis viruses was performed on all specimens, which were sent to other laboratories for testing for AHSV, equine herpes viruses, and rabies (5,6).
Studies on an outbreak of Wesselsbron virus in the Free State Province, South Africa.
Comparative testing with Wesselsbron virus, a closely related flavivirus, did not show cross-reactivity within the parameters of what we considered positive.
During the same period, 4.7 million doses of newly developed inactivated RVF vaccine and [approximately equal to]14 million doses of Wesselsbron virus vaccine were sold (27,28,35).
Mosquito vectors of the 1998-1999 outbreak of Rift Valley fever and other arboviruses (Bagaza, Sanar, Wesselsbron and West Nile) in Mauritania and Senegal.