arthropod-borne virus


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arthropod-borne virus

[¦är·thrə‚päd ¦bȯrn ′vī·rəs]
(virology)
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Thought to be responsible for upwards of 100 million infections each year, DENV is the most prevalent arthropod-borne virus in the world.
The meeting, aimed at clinical scientists, physicians, medical technologists, and other professionals involved in clinical immunology laboratory testing, will include presentations on arthropod-borne virus detection, autoimmune disease triggers, asthma biomarkers, cord-blood transplantation developments, and more.
The West Nile virus is an arthropod-borne virus (an "arbovirus") in the Flaviviridae family.
To the Editor: West Nile virus (WNV) is an arthropod-borne virus that is transmitted to humans by mosquitos, primarily of the genus Culex.