Characterization of Fitzroy River Virus and Serologic Evidence of Human and Animal InfectionWOS
Emerging infectious diseases, Volume 23, Issue 8, 2017, Pages 1289-1299.
Keywords:Aedes normanensisAustraliaFitzroy River virusUnited Statesarbovirusview more (4+)
In northern Western Australia in 2011 and 2012, surveillance detected a novel arbovirus in mosquitoes. Genetic and phenotypic analyses confirmed that the new flavivirus, named Fitzroy River virus, is related to Sepik virus and Wesselsbron virus, in the yellow fever virus group. Most (81%) isolates came from Aedes normanensis mosquitoes, p...More