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Mapping the spatial distribution of the Japanese encephalitis vector, Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles, 1901 (Diptera: Culicidae) within areas of Japanese encephalitis risk

Abstract:
Background Japanese encephalitis (JE) is one of the most significant aetiological agents of viral encephalitis in Asia. This medically important arbovirus is primarily spread from vertebrate hosts to humans by the mosquito vector Culex tritaeniorhynchus. Knowledge of the contemporary distribution of this vector species is lacking, and efforts to define areas of disease risk greatly depend on a thorough understanding of the variation in this mosquito’s geographical distributio... Expand abstract
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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s13071-017-2086-8

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Human Genetics Wt Centre
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Zoology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Zoology
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Hay, S
Grant:
OPP1119467,OPP1093011,OPP1106023
OPP1132415
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Funding agency for:
Hay, S
Grant:
OPP1119467,OPP1093011,OPP1106023
OPP1132415
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Funding agency for:
Shearer, F
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Parasites and Vectors Journal website
Volume:
10
Pages:
148-148
Publication date:
2017-03-16
Acceptance date:
2017-03-01
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ISSN:
1756-3305
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686174
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2017-03-16

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