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Infectious Diseases - West Nile

 

Faculty Member

Department

Research Interests

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Dawn Wesson

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Tonya Colpitts

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Patricia Scaraffia

Tropical Medicine

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tropical Medicine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tropical Medicine

  • Ecology of arbovirus transmission
  • Host-pathogen coevolution
  • Development of novel vector control strategies and tools
  • Effect of arbovirus infection on human pregnancy outcome
  • Medical entomology
  • Novel vector control methods



  • Flavivirus pathogenesis
  • Flaviviral protein-host protein interactions
  • Role of immature flavivirus in the mosquito









  • Nitrogen and carbon metabolism in the aedes agypti mosquito
 

 

 

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