Neuroinvasiveness of neurotropic Flaviviruses
Flaviviruses such as Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV), West Nile virus (WNV), Yellow Fever virus (YFV) and Zika virus, can infect neuronals cells and cause neuronal damages, when given access to the central nervous system […]
Neural progenitor cell infection by Zika virus in the mouse developing neocortex
Neurotropic flaviviruses are human pathogens responsible for numerous viral encephalitic diseases. West Nile and Japanese encephalitis flaviviruses infect the adult brain and are also responsible for congenital infections that impact fetal brain development. Zika […]
Role of PDZ-binding motif from Flavivirus non-structural proteins in flaviviral life cycle
Arthropod-borne viruses (arboviruses) include numerous human and animal pathogens that are important global health threats. Flaviviruses are arboviruses belonging to the Flaviviridae family. They include neurotropic viruses such as West Nile (WNV), Japanese encephalitis […]
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