Epidemic Encephalitis

Common Name(s)

Epidemic Encephalitis

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Epidemic Encephalitis" for support, advocacy or research.

Encephalitis Global Inc.

Encephalitis Global (E Global) is a U.S.A. 501(c)(3) public charity formed in 2005 as an alliance connecting encephalitis survivors and caregivers around the world. E Global strives to raise awareness, aiming to promote swift diagnosis, to alleviate unnecessary suffering and to prevent untimely death.

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Epidemic Encephalitis" for support, advocacy or research.

Encephalitis Global Inc.

Encephalitis Global (E Global) is a U.S.A. 501(c)(3) public charity formed in 2005 as an alliance connecting encephalitis survivors and caregivers around the world. E Global strives to raise awareness, aiming to promote swift diagnosis, to alleviate unnecessary suffering and to prevent untimely death.

http://www.encephalitisglobal.org

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Epidemic Encephalitis" returned 19 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Entomological investigations into an epidemic of Japanese encephalitis (JE) in northern districts of West Bengal, India (2011-2012).
 

Author(s): T Mariappan, P Philip Samuel, V Thenmozhi, R Paramasivan, Puran Kumar Sharma, Asit Kumar Biswas, B K Tyagi

Journal: Indian J. Med. Res.. 2014 May;139(5):754-61.

 

Japanese encephalitis (JE) is one of the most important arboviral diseases of human beings with outbreaks in many parts of Southeast Asia including India. We present the entomological findings of an outbreak occurred in northern part of West Bengal during 2011-2012 with special emphasis ...

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2014

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Recurrence of Japanese encephalitis epidemic in Wuhan, China, 2009-2010.
 

Author(s): Quan Hu, Banghua Chen, Zerong Zhu, Junhua Tian, Yu Zhou, Xiaoyong Zhang, Xin Zheng

Journal: PLoS ONE. 2013 ;8(1):e52687.

 

Japanese encephalitis (JE) was once epidemic in most areas of China, including Wuhan, a city located in the central part of China. The incidence of JE dramatically decreased due to nationwide immunization with the live attenuated JE virus (JEV) vaccine, and no JE cases were reported ...

Last Updated: 17 Jan 2013

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Comparison of argentinean saint louis encephalitis virus non-epidemic and epidemic strain infections in an avian model.
 

Author(s): Luis Adrián Diaz, Nicole M Nemeth, Richard A Bowen, Walter R Almiron, Marta S Contigiani

Journal: PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2011 May;5(5):e1177.

 

St. Louis encephalitis virus (SLEV, Flavivirus, Flaviviridae) is an emerging mosquito-borne pathogen in South America, with human SLEV encephalitis cases reported in Argentina and Brazil. Genotype III strains of SLEV were isolated from Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes in Cordoba, ...

Last Updated: 1 Jun 2011

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