2011_Micro301_Lecture23_Slides

2011_Micro301_Lecture23_Slides - Lecture 23 Vector-borne...

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27/11/11 1 Micro 301, Lecture 23: Arboviruses Arboviruses Ar thropode- bo rne viruses Vector ( Biological ) An organism required as part of the parasite’s life cycle, which also transmits the parasite to subsequent hosts. Flaviviridae ss(+)RNA, enveloped viruses Yellow Fever Virus Dengue Viruses Western Nile Virus St. Louis Encephalitis Virus Japanese Encephalitis Virus Lecture 23: Vector-borne viruses - Arboviruses Source: James Gathany/CDC (Public domain) Source: Muhammad Mahdi Karim (GNU FD Lic.) Yellow Fever Mosquito ( Aedes aegypti ) Asian Tiger Mosquito ( Aedes albopictus ) Micro 301, Lecture 23: Arboviruses Transmission cycles of yellow fever/dengue viruses Micro 301, Lecture 23: Arboviruses Micro 301, Lecture 23: Arboviruses Yellow Fever Dengue Fever 1 st Phase Fever Chills Severe headache Muscle aches Fatigue & Weakness Short remission 2 nd Phase (toxic phase) High Fever Severe headache Muscle aches Fatigue & Weakness Hemorrhagic symptoms
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2011_Micro301_Lecture23_Slides - Lecture 23 Vector-borne...

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