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J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 2010 Mar;26(1):108-11.

A simple method for determining arbovirus transmission in mosquitoes.

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University of Florida, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory-IFAS, 200 9th Street SE, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA.

Abstract

We present a simplified method for the collection of mosquito saliva to determine Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus transmission of West Nile virus that can be used for experiments requiring large sample sizes.

KEYWORDS:

Vector competence; arbovirus; transmission rate

PMID:
20402359
PMCID:
PMC2858320
DOI:
10.2987/09-5935.1
[Indexed for MEDLINE]
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