Accession Number : ADA218297


Title :   Flaviviruses


Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH INST OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES FORT DETRICK MD


Personal Author(s) : Monath, Thomas P


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a218297.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1990


Pagination or Media Count : 52


Abstract : The Flaviviridae are a family of at least 66 viruses, 29 of which have been associated with human disease, including the most important arthropod-borne viral afflictions of humankind-dengue, yellow fever, and Japanese encephalitis. In addition, eight flaviviruses cause disease in domestic or wild animals of economic importance. Keywords: Pathology; Disease vectors; Reprints.


Descriptors :   *DISEASE VECTORS , *GROUP B ARBOVIRUSES , REPRINTS , HUMANS , DISEASES , JAPANESE ENCEPHALITIS , YELLOW FEVER , DOMESTIC ANIMALS , PATHOLOGY , WILDLIFE


Subject Categories : Microbiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE