Accession Number:

ADA218297

Title:

Flaviviruses

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH INST OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES FORT DETRICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE