Published in Vaccine Weekly, October 29th, 2003
"In 1999 West Nile (WN) virus was introduced to North America where this flavivirus has spread rapidly among wildlife (especially birds) transmitted by various species of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae). Increasing numbers of cases and deaths among humans, horses and other domestic animals require development of effective vaccines," scientists in the United States report.
"ChimeriVax-West Nile(vet) is being developed for use as a...
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