Other Vector-Borne Diseases Articles


  1. “Mosquito-borne virus victim went from healthy to brain dead in 9 days,” Madeline Holcombe. CNN, September 18, 2019 (Click Here).
  2. “A third person has died of EEE, a rare mosquito-borne illness, in the United States,” Ben Tinker and Hollie Silverman. CNN, September 10, 2019, (Click Here). 
  3. “Research into rare Bourbon virus using strain from Missouri woman who died from it,” Associated Press. KSDK.com, June 29, 2019 (Click Here)
  4. “Asia’s Longhorned Tick Takes Its 1st Documented Bite In The U.S.,” Fran Kritz. NPR, June 7, 2019 (Click Here)
  5. “Another Tick-Borne Disease To Worry About,” Susan Brink. NPR, June 1, 2019 (Click Here)
  6. “Deadly Marburg virus detected in bats in West Africa,” Andrew Freedman. Axios, December 20, 2018 (Click Here).
  7. “African strain of Zika virus shown to act more quickly than Asian strain,” Sammy Caiola. The Sacramento Bee, March 20, 2017 (Click Here).
  8. “Human cases of bird flu are surging, alarming public health officials,” Helen Branswell. STAT News, February 28, 2017 (Click Here). 
  9. “All U.S. Blood Donations Should Be Screened For Zika, FDA Says,” Joe Neel, NPR, August 26, 2016 (Click Here).