Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus Detection in Mosquitoes by RT-PCR

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Pathogen:
Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus (EEEV)
Laboratory:
Field Studies, Zoonotic Diseases and Special Pathogens
Phone:
(204) 789-7434 or (204) 789-6070
Fax:
(204) 789-2082
Email:
Frequency:
Annually in pre-mosquito season (April to May)
Description:

The Eastern equine encephalitis virus detection panel consists of 5 to 10 samples (containing a range of viral titres) of heat-inactivated mosquito homogenates in lysis buffer and 70% ethanol. It is distributed annually in pre-mosquito season (April to May).

 

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