The Influence of Dengue Virus Serotype-2 Infection on Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) Motivation and Avidity to Blood Feed
Koella, Jacob C.
- Publisher: Public Library of Science
(issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
Mosquitoes | Animal Models | Research Article | Biology | Veterinary Science | Animal Behavior | Infectious Diseases | Microbiology | Medicine | Dengue | Viral Diseases | Q | Mouse | R | Model Organisms | Virology | Vector Biology | Science | Viral Transmission and Infection | Animal Management
mesheuropmc: fungi | parasitic diseases | virus diseases
BACKGROUND: Dengue virus (DENV) is transmitted by Aedes aegypti, a species that lives in close association with human dwellings. The behavior of DENV-infected mosquitoes needs further investigation, especially regarding the potential influence of DENV on mosquito biting...