Scientific Articles of Note Q4 2018

A list of scientific articles published during the last quarter with hyperlinks for ease of access. The focus is on field and epidemiological papers, with relevance for those working in this area.

African Horse Sickness

A field investigation of an African horse sickness outbreak in the controlled area of South Africa in 2016  Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. Article in Press. Grewar, J.D., Weyer, C.T., Venter, G.J., (...), Parker, B.J., Thompson, P.N. 2018.

Clinical presentation and management of African horse sickness in two dogs  Veterinary Record Case Reports, 6(4), art. no. 000664. Whitehead, Z., Le Roux, C., O'Dell, N., Hanekom, J. 2018.

Monthly variation in the probability of presence of adult Culicoides populations in nine European countries and the implications for targeted surveillance  Parasites & Vectors, 11(1), p. 608. Cuéllar, A.C., Jung Kjær, L., Baum, A., (...), Tack, W., Bødker, R. 2018.

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African Swine Fever

African Swine Fever - A Call to Action  Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, 18(10), pp. 509-510. Higgs, S. 2018.

African swine fever: A major threat to the Chinese swine industry  Scientia Agricultura Sinica, 51(21), pp. 4177-4187. Luo, Y., Sun, Y., Wang, T., Qiu, H. 2018.

African swine fever: An increasing risk to UK pigs  Veterinary Record, 183(17), pp. 522-523. Middlemiss, C. 2018.

African swine fever: an unprecedented disaster and challenge to China  Infectious diseases of poverty, 7(1), p. 111. Wang, T., Sun, Y., Qiu, H.-J. 2018.

African swine fever: What is the government's role?  Journal of Swine Health and Production, 26(6), pp. 341-343. Snelson, H. 2018.

A rapid risk assessment of african swine fever introduction and spread in Japan based on expert opinions  Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 80(11). Sugiura, K., Haga, T. 2018.

Do wild boar movements drive the spread of African Swine Fever?  Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 65(6), pp. 1588-1596. Podgórski, T., Śmietanka, K. 2018.

Epidemiological analysis of the 2015–2017 African swine fever outbreaks in Estonia  Preventive Veterinary Medicine. Article in Press Nurmoja, I., Mõtus, K., Kristian, M., (...), Depner, K., Viltrop, A. 2018.

Evaluation of an African swine fever (ASF) vaccine strategy incorporating priming with an alphavirus-expressed antigen followed by boosting with attenuated ASF virus  Archives of Virology. Article in Press Murgia, M.V., Mogler, M., Certoma, A., (...), Rowland, R.R.R., Gaudreault, N.N. 2018.

Genetic characterisation of African swine fever virus from 2017 outbreaks in Zambia: Identification of p72 genotype II variants in domestic pigs  The Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 85(1). Simulundu, E., Sinkala, Y., Chambaro, H.M., (...), Takada, A., Mweene, A.S. 2018.

Look out for African swine fever in pet pigs  The Veterinary Record, 183(13), p. 397. 2018.

No evidence for long-term carrier status of pigs after African swine fever virus infection Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 65(5), pp. 1318-1328. Petrov, A., Forth, J.H., Zani, L., Beer, M., Blome, S. 2018

Prevalence and spatiotemporal distribution of African swine fever in Lithuania, 2014-2017  Pautienius, A., Grigas, J., Pileviciene, S., (...), Zienius, D., Stankevicius, A. 2018 Virology Journal, 15(1), p. 177..

Reframing the problem: African swine fever outbreaks  Journal of Swine Health and Production, 26(6), p. 297. Daniels, C.S. 2018.

Summer 2018: African swine fever virus hits north-western Europe  Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. Article in Press Linden, A., Licoppe, A., Volpe, R., (...), Desmecht, D., Cay, A.B. 2018.

The impact of classical swine fever and African swine fever on pig industry  Scientia Agricultura Sinica, 51(21), pp. 4143-4145. Wang, Q. 2018.

The risk from African swine fever  Veterinary Record, 183(17), p. 515. Jarvis, S. 2018.

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Aujeszky's Disease

Similar antibody response observed in single-dose-vaccination vs. revaccination against Aujeszky's disease in wild boar  Acta Virologica, 62(4), pp. 455-458. Risco, D., Gonçalves, P., Cerrato, R., Fernández-Llario, P. 2018.

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Avian Influenza

Aerosol exposure enhanced infection of low pathogenic avian influenza viruses in chickens  Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. Article in Press Jegede, A., Fu, Q., Lin, M., Kumar, A., Guan, J. 2018.

Avian Influenza A (H7N9) Model Based on Poultry Transport Network in China  Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine, 2018, art. no. 7383170. Zhang, J., Jing, W., Zhang, W., Jin, Z. 2018.

Clinical correlations of transcriptional profile in patients infected with avian influenza H7N9 virus  Journal of Infectious Diseases, 218(8), pp. 1238-1248. Guan, W., Yang, Z., Wu, N.C., (...), Peiris, M., Mok, C.K.P. 2018

Comparison of 2016-17 and Previous Epizootics of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H5 Guangdong Lineage in Europe  Emerging infectious diseases, 24(12), pp. 2270-2283. Alarcon, P., Brouwer, A., Venkatesh, D., (...), Lewis, N.S., Brown, I.H. 2018.

Detecting and predicting emerging disease in poultry with the implementation of new technologies and big data: A focus on avian influenza virus  Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 5(OCT), art. no. 263. Astill, J., Fraser, E., Dara, R., Sharif, S. 2018.

Dynamics of the 2004 avian influenza H5N1 outbreak in Thailand: The role of duck farming, sequential model fitting and control Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 159, pp. 171-181. Retkute, R., Jewell, C.P., Van Boeckel, T.P., (...), Gilbert, M., Tildesley, M.J. 2018

Efficacy of commercial vaccines against the prevalent strains of Newcastle disease and avian influenza (h9n2) infections in broilers in Pakistan  Journal of Biological Regulators and Homeostatic Agents, 32(6), pp. 1545-1549. Irshad, I., Aslam, A., Tipu, M.Y., Ashraf, K. 2018.

Genetic basis of resistance to avian influenza in different commercial varieties of layer chickens  Poultry science, 97(10), pp. 3421-3428. Drobik-Czwarno, W., Wolc, A., Fulton, J.E., (...), O'Sullivan, N.P., Dekkers, J.C.M. 2018.

Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A(H5N6) in Domestic Cats, South Korea  Emerging infectious Diseases, 24(12), pp. 2343-2347. Lee, K., Lee, E.-K., Lee, H., (...), Lee, Y.-J., Choi, E.-J. 2018.

Identifying key bird species and geographical hotspots of avian influenza A (H7N9) virus in China  Infectious Diseases of Poverty, 7(1), art. no. 97Shi, B., Zhan, X.-M., Zheng, J.-X., (...), Liu, Y., Liu, J. 2018..

Inferring transmission routes of avian influenza during the H5N8 outbreak of South Korea in 2014 using epidemiological and genetic data  Korean Journal of Microbiology, 54(3), pp. 254-265. Choi, S.C. 2018.

Influence of the highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreak of 2016 on poultry meat consumption  Acta Alimentaria, 47(4), pp. 479-486. Bognár, L., Mikulka, P., Kasza, G.Y. 2018.

Isolation and characterization of novel reassortant H6N1 avian influenza viruses from chickens in Eastern China  Virology Journal, 15(1), art. no. 164. Wu, H., Yang, F., Liu, F., (...), Yao, H., Wu, N. 2018.

Modelling the outbreak of infectious disease following mutation from a non-transmissible strain  Theoretical Population Biology. Article in Press Chen, C.Y., Ward, J.P., Xie, W.B. 2018.

Modeling the transmission dynamics of avian influenza with saturation and psychological effect  Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems - Series S, 12(3), pp. 455-474. Khan, M.A., Farhan, M., Islam, S., Bonyah, E. 2019.

Pandemic influenza preparedness in the WHO African region: Are we ready yet? 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1117 Public Health and Health Services BMC Infectious Diseases, 18(1), art. no. 567.  Sambala, E.Z., Kanyenda, T., Iwu, C.J., (...), Jaca, A., Wiysonge, C.S. 2018.

Pathogenesis and genetic characteristics of novel reassortant low-pathogenic avian influenza H7 viruses isolated from migratory birds in the Republic of Korea in the winter of 2016-2017  Emerging microbes & infections, 7(1), p. 182. Lee, Y.-N., Cheon, S.-H., Lee, E.-K., (...), Lee, M.-H., Lee, Y.-J. 2018.

Pathogenicity of two novel human-origin H7N9 highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses in chickens and ducks Archives of Virology.  Article in Press. Tanikawa, T., Uchida, Y., Takemae, N., (...), Odagiri, T., Saito, T. 2018.

Population serologic immunity to human and avian H2N2 viruses in the United States and Hong Kong for pandemic risk assessment  Journal of Infectious Diseases, 218(7), pp. 1054-1060. Babu, T.M., Perera, R.A.P.M., Wu, J.T., (...), Treanor, J.J., Peiris, M. 2018.

Pathology of clade 2.3.2.1 avian influenza virus (H5N1) infection in quails and ducks in Bangladesh  Avian Pathology. Article in Press Nooruzzaman, M., Haque, M.E., Chowdhury, E.H., Islam, M.R. 2018  

Potential Pandemic of H7N9 Avian Influenza A Virus in Human  Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology, 8, p. 414. Pu, Z., Xiang, D., Li, X., (...), Liao, M., Shen, Y. 2018.

Prevalence of Avian Influenza A(H5) and A(H9) Viruses in Live Bird Markets, Bangladesh  Emerging infectious diseases, 24(12), pp. 2309-2316. Kim, Y., Biswas, P.K., Giasuddin, M., (...), Pfeiffer, D.U., Fournié, G. 2018.

Prevalence of avian influenza, Newcastle disease, and infectious bronchitis viruses in broiler flocks infected with multifactorial respiratory diseases in Iran, 2015–2016  Tropical Animal Health and Production. Article in Press Haji-Abdolvahab, H., Ghalyanchilangeroudi, A., Bahonar, A., (...), Mehrabadi, M.H.F., Tehrani, F. 2018.

Public Health Response to an Avian Influenza A(H7N8) Virus Outbreak in Commercial Turkey Flocks - Indiana, 2016  MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report, 67(48), pp. 1339-1341. Brown, J.A., Patel, R., Maitlen, L., (...), Blosser, S., Duwve, J. 2018.

Rapid Evolution of H7N9 Highly Pathogenic Viruses that Emerged in China in 2017  Cell Host and Microbe, 24(4), pp. 558-568.e7. Shi, J., Deng, G., Ma, S., (...), Li, C., Chen, H. 2018.

Risk Classification of Zoonotic Microorganisms: Development of a One Health Approach Tool Applied to HPAI A H5N1 Viruses  Applied Biosafety, 23(4), pp. 199-210. Baldo, A., Welby, S., Thi, C.D.D., (...), Herman, P., Breyer, D. 2018.

Sane and sound: a serologic and molecular survey for selected infectious agents in neozootic Egyptian geese (Alopochen aegyptiacus) in Germany  European Journal of Wildlife Research, 64(6), art. no. 71. Prüter, H., Czirják, G.Á., Twietmeyer, S., (...), Mühldorfer, K., Lüschow, D. 2018.

Satellite telemetry tracks flyways of Asian Openbill storks in relation to H5N1 avian influenza spread and ecological change  BMC veterinary research, 14(1), p. 349. Ratanakorn, P., Suwanpakdee, S., Wiriyarat, W., (...), Sariya, L., Puthavathana, P. 2018.

Serological surveillance of avian influenza virus and canine distemper virus in captive Siberian Tigers in Northeastern China  Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 21(3), pp. 491-495. Wang, K., Hu, G., Xia, X., Gao, Y., Xia, X. 2018.

Seroprevalence of Avian Influenza (H5) in Broilers from Five Districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan  Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 50(5). Zaman, A., Haleem, A., Ur Rahman, S., (...), Ullah, S., Ullah, N. 2018.

Spatial Distribution Characteristics of A(H7N9) Human Infections in China between 2013 and 2014  ACM International Conference Proceeding Series, pp. 238-242. Dong, W. 2018.

The isolation of influenza a virus from plumage of waterfowl during autumn migration  South of Russia: Ecology, Development, 13(3), pp. 134-141. Gulyaeva, M.A., Sharshov, K.A., Sobolev, I.A., (...), Shestopalova, L.V., Shestopalov, A.M. 2018.

The multifaceted zoonotic risk of H9N2 avian influenza  Veterinary Sciences, 5(4), art. no. 82. Pusch, E.A., Suarez, D.L. 2018.

The Spanish influenza virus: Treats to the portrait after 100 years  Russian Journal of Infection and Immunity, 8(3), pp. 325-334. Kharchenko, E.P. 2018.

Two live attenuated vaccines against recent low–and highly pathogenic H7N9 influenza viruses are safe and immunogenic in ferrets  Vaccines, 6(4), art. no. 74. Rudenko, L., Kiseleva, I., Krutikova, E., (...), Sparrow, E.G., Torelli, G. 2018.

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Bluetongue

Antibodies against Schmallenberg virus detected in cattle in the Otjozondjupa region, Namibia  Journal of the South African Veterinary Association, 89. Molini, U., Capobianco Dondona, A., Hilbert, R., Monaco, F. 2018.

Case study: Costs of Culicoides-borne arboviral diseases  Ecology and Control of Vector-Borne Diseases, 5, pp. 497-508. Roberts, H., Nixon, E., Matt, C. 2018.

Case studies of vector-borne diseases in livestock: Bluetongue virus  Ecology and Control of Vector-Borne Diseases, 5, pp. 221-272. Miranda, M.A. 2018.

Effectiveness and cost-benefit study to encourage herd owners in a cost sharing vaccination programme against bluetongue serotype-8 in Belgium  Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. Article in Press Cargnel, M., Van der Stede, Y., Haegeman, A., (...), Méroc, E., Welby, S. 2018.

Impact of climate change on the occurrence and distribution of bluetongue in Europe  Medycyna Weterynaryjna, 74(10), pp. 634-639. Niedbalski, W., Fitzner, A. 2018.

Reassortment of bluetongue virus vaccine serotypes in cattle  Journal of the South African Veterinary Association, 89. Van den Bergh, C., Coetzee, P., Venter, E.H. 2018.

Seroprevalence of Bluetongue virus in small and large ruminants in Punjab province, Pakistan Acta Tropica, 189, pp. 22-29. Sohail, T., Yaqub, T., Abbas, T., (...), Zahoor, M.Y., Shabbir, M.Z. 2019

Simulation of the transmission by vectors of bluetongue disease and analysis of the control strategy  Acta Veterinaria, 68(3), pp. 269-287. Đurić, S., Mirilović, M., Magaš, V., (...), Stanojević, S., Stanojević, S. 2018.

The efficiency of light-emitting diode suction traps for the collection of South African livestock-associated Culicoides species  Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 32(4), pp. 509-514. Venter, G.J., Boikanyo, S.N.B., De Beer, C.J. 2018.

The first report on serotyping of bluetongue virus in small ruminants of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan  Tropical Animal Health and Production. Article in Press Malik, A.I., Ijaz, M., Yaqub, T., (...), Farooqi, S.H., Mehmood, K. 2018.

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Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD)

Antiviral activity of porcine interferon omega 7 against foot-and-mouth disease virus in vitro  Journal of Medical Virology. Article in Press Li, S.-F., Zhao, F.-R., Gong, M.-J., (...), Chang, H.-Y., Zhang, Y.-G. 2018.

Disease surveillance in England and Wales, November 2018   Veterinary Record, 183(22), pp. 681-686. 2018.

Foot-and-mouth disease Handbook of Zoonoses, Second Edition, Section B: Viral Zoonoses, pp. 453-461. Callis, J.J., Gregg, D.A. 2017

Foot-and-mouth disease outbreaks due to an exotic virus serotype A lineage (A/AFRICA/G-IV) in Algeria in 2017  Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. Article in Press Pezzoni, G., Bregoli, A., Grazioli, S., (...), King, D.P., Brocchi, E. 2018.

Investigating the temporal and spatial distribution of foot-and-mouth disease virus serotype C in the Region of South America, 1968-2016.  Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. Article in Press Sanchez-Vazquez, M.J., Buzanovsky, L.P., dos Santos, A.G., (...), Cosivi, O., Rivera, A.M. 2018.

Pathogenesis of the attenuated foot-and-mouth disease virus O/JPN/2000 in experimentally infected pigs  Journal of Veterinary Medical Science, 80(11), pp. 1669-1675. Yamada, M., Fukai, K., Morioka, K., (...), Sakamoto, K., Yamakawa, M. 2018.

Spatial and temporal distribution of foot-and-mouth disease in four districts situated along the Uganda-Tanzania border: Implications for cross-border efforts in disease control  The Onderstepoort journal of veterinary research, 85(1). Kerfua, S.D., Shirima, G., Kusiluka, L., (...), Cleaveland, S., Haydon, D. 2018.

Swine vesicular disease Handbook of Zoonoses, Second Edition, Section B: Viral Zoonoses, pp. 437-444. Knowles, N.J., Sellers, R.F. 2017

The implementation of cattle market closure strategies to mitigate the foot-and-mouth disease epidemics: A contact modeling approach  Research in Veterinary Science, 121, pp. 76-84.Wiratsudakul, A., Sekiguchi, S. 2018.

Transmission of Foot-and-Mouth Disease from Persistently Infected Carrier Cattle to Naive Cattle via Transfer of Oropharyngeal Fluid  mSphere, 3(5). Arzt, J., Belsham, G.J., Lohse, L., Bøtner, A., Stenfeldt, C. 2018.

Vesicular exanthema of swine and marine caliciviral infections Handbook of Zoonoses, Second Edition, Section B: Viral Zoonoses, pp. 445-452. Bankowski, R.A., Sawyer, J.C. 2017

Waves of endemic foot-and-mouth disease in eastern Africa suggest feasibility of proactive vaccination approaches  Casey-Bryars, M., Reeve, R., Bastola, U., (...), Cleaveland, S., Lembo, T. 2018 Nature Ecology and Evolution, 2(9), pp. 1449-1457.

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General

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Influenza

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Lumpy Skin Disease

A preliminary survey of major diseases of ruminants and management practices in Western Tigray province, northern Ethiopia BMC veterinary research, 14(1), p. 293. Welay, G.M., Tedla, D.G., Teklu, G.G., (...), Gebrezgiabher, B.B., Abraha, T.H. 2018

Inferences about the transmission of lumpy skin disease virus between herds from outbreaks in Albania in 2016  Preventive Veterinary Medicine. Article in Press Gubbins, S., Stegeman, A., Klement, E., (...), Broglia, A., Cortiñas Abrahantes, J. 2018.

Field observations and experiences gained from the implementation of control measures against lumpy skin disease in South-East Europe between 2015 and 2017  Preventive Veterinary Medicine. Article in Press Tuppurainen, E.S.M., Antoniou, S.-E., Tsiamadis, E., (...), Calistri, P., Broglia, A. 2018.

Neethling vaccine proved highly effective in controlling lumpy skin disease epidemics in the Balkans  Preventive Veterinary Medicine. Article in Press Klement, E., Broglia, A., Antoniou, S.-E., (...), Stegeman, A., Abrahantes, J.C. 2018.

Serological and clinical evaluation of the Yugoslavian RM65 sheep pox strain vaccine use in cattle against lumpy skin disease  Transboundary and emerging diseases, 65(6), pp. 1657-1663. Abutarbush, S.M., Tuppurainen, E.S.M. 2018.

Seroprevalence and risk factors of lumpy skin disease in Ethiopia Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 160, pp. 99-104. Molla, W., Frankena, K., Gari, G., (...), Shegu, D., de Jong, M.C.M. 2018

Validation of a diagnostic tool for the diagnosis of lumpy skin disease Veterinary Dermatology.
Article in Press Mwanandota, J.J., Macharia, M., Ngeleja, C.M., (...), Mayenga, C., Holton, T.A. 2018

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Peste des Petits Ruminants (PPR)

Comparison of the Immunogenicities and Cross-Lineage Efficacies of Live Attenuated Peste des Petits Ruminants Virus Vaccines PPRV/Nigeria/75/1 and PPRV/Sungri/96  Journal of Virology, 92(24). Hodgson, S., Moffat, K., Hill, H., (...), Baron, M.D., Darpel, K.E. 2018.

Detection of peste des petits ruminants and concurrent secondary diseases in sheep and goats in Ngorongoro district, Tanzania  Comparative Clinical Pathology. Article in Press Kgotlele, T., Chota, A., Chubwa, C.C., (...), Shirima, G., Kusiluka, L. 2018.

Neglected Hosts of Small Ruminant Morbillivirus  Emerging infectious diseases, 24(12), pp. 2334-2337. Schulz, C., Fast, C., Schlottau, K., Hoffmann, B., Beer, M. 2018.

Sero-prevalence of peste des petits ruminants virus antibodies in sheep and goats from the Sudan, 2016–2017  VirusDisease. Article in Press Osman, N.A., Ibrahim, H.M.A., Osman, A.A., Alnour, R.M., Gamal Eldin, O.A. 2018.

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Rabies

A case of rabies in a Kano brown doe Clinical Case Reports. Article in Press, Kaltungo, B.Y., Audu, S.W., Salisu, I., Okaiyeto, S.O., Jahun, B.M. 2018

Accidents due to dog bites and knowledge of urban rabies in residents of Madre de Dios and Puno, Peru, 2014  Revista de Investigaciones Veterinarias del Peru, 29(3), pp. 1025-1035. Talavera, M.T., Gamboa, B.L., Gonzáles, J.M., (...), León, D.C., Falcón, N.P. 2018.

Active and passive surveillance for bat lyssaviruses in Italy revealed serological evidence for their circulation in three bat species  Epidemiology and Infection. Article in Press Leopardi, S., Priori, P., Zecchin, B., (...), Scaravelli, D., De Benedictis, P. 2018.

A metapopulation model of dog rabies transmission in N'Djamena, Chad  Journal of Theoretical Biology, 462, pp. 408-417. ‘Laager, M., Léchenne, M., Naissengar, K., (...), Zinsstag, J., Chitnis, N. 2019.

Analysis on the risks of severe adverse events in rabies post-exposure prophylaxis and appropriate decision-making procedure  Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeutics.  Article in Press Huang, S., Zhu, Z., Cai, L., (...), Hu, Q., Fang, Y. 2018.

An exploratory study on rabies exposure through contact tracing in a rural area near Bengaluru, Karnataka, India  PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 12(8), art. no. e0006682. Masthi, N.R.R., Pruthvi, S. 2018.

Animal bites: Epidemiological considerations in the east of Ahvaz county, southwestern Iran (2011-2013)  Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases, 13(5), art. no. e62384. Kassiri, H., Ebrahimi, A., Lotfi, M. 2018.

Arctic fox rabies  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 291-306. Crandell, R.A. 2017.

Assessing the Surveillance System for Priority Zoonotic Diseases in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2017  Health security, 16(S1), pp. S44-S53. Stolka, K.B., Ngoyi, B.F., Grimes, K.E.L., (...), Rhea, S., MacDonald, P.D.M. 2018.

Bat rabies in Washington state: Temporalspatial trends and risk factors for zoonotic transmission (2000-2017)  PLoS ONE, 13(10), art. no. e0205069. Bonwitt, J., Oltean, H., Lang, M., Kelly, R.M., Goldoft, M. 2018.

Bolstering human rabies surveillance in Africa is crucial to eliminating canine-mediated rabies  PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 12(9), art. no. e0006367. Broban, A., Tejiokem, M.C., Tiembré, I., Druelles, S., L'Azou, M. 2018.

Canine and feline vaccines, past and present  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 415-425. Bunn, T.O. 2017.

Canine rabies The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 367-378. Fekadu, M. 2017

Canine rabies vaccination reduces child rabies cases in Malawi The Lancet, 392(10153), pp. 1115-1116. Zimmer, B.L., Gamble, L., Mayer, D., Foster, R., Langton, J. 2018

Characteristics of owned dogs in rabies endemic KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa  BMC Veterinary Research, 14(1), p. 278. Hergert, M., Le Roux, K., Nel, L.H. 2018.

Communicating for conservation: circumventing conflict with communities over domestic dog ownership in north Morocco  European Journal of Wildlife Research, 64(6), art. no. 69. Waters, S., Watson, T., Bell, S., Setchell, J.M. 2018.

Compatibility between a rabies vaccine and a combined vaccine against canine distemper, adenovirosis, parvovirosis, parainfluenza virus and leptospirosis  Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, 205, pp. 93-96. Bouvet, J., Cariou, C., Poulard, A., (...), Cupillard, L., Guigal, P.M. 2018.

Control and elimination of rabies in Croatia PLoS ONE, 13(9), art. no. e0204115. Bedeković, T., Janković, I.L., Šimić, I., (...), Robardet, E., Cliquet, F. 2018

Dog bite and injury awareness and prevention in migrant and left-behind children in China  Scientific Reports, 8(1), art. no. 15959. Chen, Y., Tan, Y., Yan, S., Li, L. 2018.

Estimating the economic impact of canine rabies to Viet Nam 2005-2014  PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 12(10), p. e0006866. Shwiff, S.A., Brown, V.R., Dao, T.T., (...), Shwiff, S., Payne, D. 2018
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Experimental screening studies on rabies virus transmission and oral rabies vaccination of the Greater Kudu (Tragelaphus strepsiceros)  Scientific Reports, 8(1), art. no. 16599. Hassel, R., Vos, A., Clausen, P., (...), Freuling, C.M., Müller, T. 2018.

Exposure to rabies during pregnancy  CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne, 190(43), pp. E1281-E1283. Windrim, C., McGeer, A.J., Murphy, K.E. 2018.

Ferret badger rabies in Zhejiang, Jiangxi and Taiwan, China  Archives of Virology. Article in Press Zhao, J.-H., Zhao, L.-F., Liu, F., Jiang, H.-Y., Yang, J.-L. 2018.

Fox rabies  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 257-290. Blancou, J., Aubert, M.F.A., Artois, M. 2017.

From recognition to action: A strategic approach to foster sustainable collaborations for rabies elimination  PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 12(10), p. e0006756. Octaria, R., Salyer, S.J., Blanton, J., (...), Nel, L., Wallace, R.M. 2018.

Human rabies in Côte d'Ivoire 2014-2016: Results following reinforcements to rabies surveillance  PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 12(9), art. no. e0006649. Tiembré, I., Broban, A., Bénié, J., (...), Druelles, S., L'Azou, M. 2018.

Human vaccination against rabies  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 571-595. Vodopija, I., Fred Clark, H. 2017.

Immune response to rabies virus  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 145-161. Nathanson, N., Gonzalez-Scarano, F. 2017.

Improving systematic rabies surveillance in Cameroon: A pilot initiative and results for 2014-2016  PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 12(9), art. no. e0006597. Sofeu, C.L., Broban, A., Njifou Njimah, A., (...), L'Azou, M., Tejiokem, M.C. 2018.

Incidence of human rabies virus exposure in northwestern Amhara, Ethiopia  BMC Infectious Diseases, 18(1), p. 597. Yizengaw, E., Getahun, T., Mulu, W., (...), Abdela, I., Geta, M. 2018.

Increase in human West Nile and usutu virus infections, Austria, 2018  Eurosurveillance, 23(43), art. no. 1800545Aberle, S.W., Kolodziejek, J., Jungbauer, C., (...), Weidner, L., Nowotny, N. 2018.

Knowledge, attitudes and practices towards rabies prevention among residents of Abuja municipal area council, federal capital territory, Nigeria  Pan African Medical Journal, 31, art. no. 21. Edukugho, A.A., Umoh, J.U., Diem, M., (...), Edukugho, C., Nguku, P. 2018.

Latency and aborted rabies  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 191-198. Fekadu, M. 2017.

Level of knowledge on zoonoses in dog and cat owners  Revista de Salud Publica, 20(2), pp. 198-203. de Oliveira-Neto, R.R., de Souza, V.F., Carvalho, P.F.G., Frias, D.F.R. 2018.

Low level of the immune response against rabies virus in dogs and cats, a cross-sectional study in sheltered animals, Santander, Colombia  Pesquisa Veterinaria Brasileira, 38(11), pp. 2117-2123. Trujillo-Rojas, L.M., Martínez-Gutierrez, M., Ruiz-Saenz, J. 2018.

Modeling the Transmission Dynamics of Rabies for Dog, Chinese Ferret Badger and Human Interactions in Zhejiang Province, China  Bulletin of Mathematical Biology. Article in Press Huang, J., Ruan, S., Shu, Y., Wu, X. 2018.

Numerical simulations of spread of rabies in a spatially distributed fox population  Mathematics and Computers in Simulation. Article in Press Alanazi, K.M., Jackiewicz, Z., Thieme, H.R. 2018.

Of bats and livestock: The epidemiology of rabies in Trinidad, West Indies  Veterinary Microbiology, 228, pp. 93-100. Seetahal, J.F.R., Sanchez-Vazquez, M.J., Vokaty, A., (...), Adesiyun, A.A., Rupprecht, C.E. 2019.

Paralytic rabies in a goat  BMC Veterinary Research, 14(1), p. 338. Moreira, I.L., de Sousa, D.E.R., Ferreira-Junior, J.A., (...), Soto-Blanco, B., Câmara, A.C.L. 2018.

Pathogenesis and pathology: Overview  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 103-104. Baer, G.M. 2017.

Post-exposure prophylaxis vaccination rate and risk factors of human rabies in mainland China: A meta-analysis  Epidemiology and Infection. Article in Press Wang, D.L., Zhang, X.F., Jin, H., (...), Zhou, M.H., Ahmad, T. 2018.

Rabies among animals in Saudi Arabia  Journal of Infection and Public Health. Article in Press Kasem, S., Hussein, R., Al-Doweriej, A., (...), Al-Mujalli, D., AL-Sahaf, A. 2018.

Rabies and infections by rabies-related viruses  Handbook of Zoonoses, Second Edition, Section B: Viral Zoonoses, pp. 307-357. Beran, G.W. 2017.

Rabies and its prevention in man: Overview  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 515-517. Vodopija, I. 2017.

Rabies Antibody Response After Booster Immunization: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis  Clinical Infectious Diseases : An Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 67(12), pp. 1932-1947. Langedijk, A.C., De Pijper, C.A., Spijker, R., (...), Grobusch, M.P., Stijnis, C. 2018.

Rabies control: Overview  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 413-414. Debbie, J.G. 2017.

Rabies in humans  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 519-549. Fishbein, D.B. 2017.

Rabies in nonhematophagous bats  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 341-366. Baer, G.M., Smith, J.S. 2017.

Rabies Preexposure Prophylaxis: Application of Updated World Health Organization Position to Travelers  Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 67(12), pp. 1948-1950. Chen, L.H., Gautret, P., Visser, L.G. 2018.

Rabies serology  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 235-252. Smith, J.S. 2017.

Rabies vaccine initiation and adherence among animal-bite patients in Haiti, 2015  PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 12(11), p. Tran, C.H., Kligerman, M., Andrecy, L.L., (...), Millien, M., Wallace, R.M. 2018 e0006955..

Rabies Virus  Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, pp. 1176-1181.e1. Willoughby, R.E. 2017.

Skunk rabies The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 307-324. Charlton, K.M., Webster, W.A., Casey, G.A. 2017

Survey of knowledge of school children towards the prevalence, severity, management of maxillofacial injuries, and rescue skills in the event of a dog bite  Journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, 36(4), pp. 334-338. Pai, D., Kamath, A.T., Panduranga, K.P., (...), Chitra, K., Kumar, S. 2018.

System dynamics modelling approach to explore the effect of dog demography on rabies vaccination coverage in Africa  PLoS ONE, 13(10), art. no. e0205884. Chidumayo, N.N. 2018.

The impact of transmission dynamics of rabies control: Systematic review  Vaccine. Article in Press Rattanavipapong, W., Thavorncharoensap, M., Youngkong, S., (...), Chaikledkaew, U., Meeyai, A. 2018.

The importance of dog population contact network structures in rabies transmission  PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 12(8), art. no. e0006680. Laager, M., Mbilo, C., Madaye, E.A., (...), Zinsstag, J., Chitnis, N. 2018.

The international management of rabies  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 505-512. Held, J.R., Escalante, J.A., Winkler, W.G. 2017.

The natural history of rabies  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 1-620. Baer, G.M. 2017

The shift in rabies epidemiology in France: time to adjust rabies post-exposure risk assessment  Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin, 23(39). Parize, P., Dacheux, L., Larrous, F., Bourhy, H., The French Network Of Antirabies Clinics 2018.

The virus: Overview  The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 27-29. Koprowski, H. 2017.

The WHO position on rabies immunization – 2018 updates  Vaccine. Article in Press O'Brien, K.L., Nolan, T. 2018.

Translocation of a Stray Cat Infected with Rabies from North Carolina to a Terrestrial Rabies-Free County in Ohio, 2017  MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report, 67(42), pp. 1174-1177. Singh, A.J., Chipman, R.B., de Fijter, S., (...), Orciari, L., Wallace, R. 2018.

Understanding the Connections Between Dogs, Health and Inuit Through a Mixed-Methods Study  EcoHealth.  Article in Press Aenishaenslin, C., Brunet, P., Lévesque, F., (...), Bastian, S., Ravel, A. 2018.

Urban rabies  Beran, G.W. 2017 The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 427-443.

Vampire bat and bovine paralytic rabies The Natural History of Rabies, 2nd Edition, pp. 389-403. Baer, G.M. 2017

Viral metacommunities associated to bats and rodents at different spatial scales  Community Ecology, 19(2), pp. 168-175. Nieto-Rabiela, F., Suzán, G., Wiratsudakul, A., Rico-Chávez, O. 2018.

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Rift Valley Fever

Association between Rift Valley fever virus seroprevalences in livestock and humans and their respective intra-cluster correlation coefficients, Tana River County, Kenya  Epidemiology and Infection. Article in Press Bett, B., Lindahl, J., Sang, R., (...), Warimwe, G.M., Grace, D. 2018.

A quantitative exploration of nomadic pastoralists' knowledge and practices towards Rift Valley fever in Niger State, North-central Nigeria: The associated socio-cultural drivers One Health, 6, pp. 16-22. Alhaji, N.B., Babalobi, O.O., Isola, T.O. 2018

Data and tools to integrate climate and environmental information into public health  Infectious diseases of poverty, 7(1), p. 126. Ceccato, P., Ramirez, B., Manyangadze, T., Gwakisa, P., Thomson, M.C. 2018.

Economic analysis of new generation vaccines for control of lumpy skin disease and Rift Valley Fever in South Africa  Agrekon. Article in Press Mdlulwa, Z., Masemola, M., Chaminuka, P., Madyo, S. 2018.

Epidemiological surveillance of bovine viral diarrhea and rift valley fever infections in camel  Veterinary World, 11(9), pp. 1331-1337. Bahgy, H.E.K.E., Abdelmegeed, H.K., Marawan, M.A. 2018.

First occurrence of Rift Valley fever outbreak in Niger, 2016  Veterinary Medicine and Science. Article in Press Lagare, A., Fall, G., Ibrahim, A., (...), Boubacar Mainassara, H., Faye, O. 2018.

Human Cases of Rift Valley Fever in South Africa, 2018  Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, 18(12), pp. 713-715. Van Vuren, P.J., Kgaladi, J., Patharoo, V., (...), Nyokong, B., Paweska, J.T. 2018.

Managing viral haemorrhagic fever in the emergency department Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, 12(11). Buchanan, S.K., Coetzee, A.J., Bishenden, W., Mahomed, Z., Laher, A.E. 2018.

Mosquito-borne diseases in the livestock industry  Ecology and Control of Vector-Borne Diseases, 5, pp. 195-220. Pagès, N., Cohnstaedt, L.W. 2018.

Rift valley fever Handbook of Zoonoses, Second Edition, Section B: Viral Zoonoses, pp. 125-138. Peters, C.J., Linthicum, K.J. 2017

Rift valley fever virus infection among livestock handlers in Ibadan, Nigeria  Journal of Immunoassay and Immunochemistry, 39(6), pp. 609-621. Opayele, A.V., Odaibo, G.N., Olaleye, O.D. 2018.

Serological evidence of inter-epizootic/inter-epidemic circulation of Rift Valley fever virus in domestic cattle in Kyela and Morogoro, Tanzania  PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 12(11), p. e0006931. Matiko, M.K., Salekwa, L.P., Kasanga, C.J., (...), Evander, M., Nyangi, W.P. 2018.

Seroprevalence of Rift Valley fever virus in cattle in the Democratic Republic of the Congo  Tropical Animal Health and Production. Article in Press Tshilenge, G.M., Dundon, W.G., De Nardi, M., (...), Kayembe-Ntumba, J.-M., Masumu, J. 2018.

The WHO R&D Blueprint: 2018 review of emerging infectious diseases requiring urgent research and development efforts Antiviral Research, 159, pp. 63-67. Mehand, M.S., Al-Shorbaji, F., Millett, P., Murgue, B. 2018

Zoonotic disease research in East Africa  BMC Infectious Diseases, 18(1), art. no. 445. Kemunto, N., Mogoa, E., Osoro, E., (...), Kariuki Njenga, M., Thumbi, S.M. 2018.

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Schmallenberg

Case study: Costs of Culicoides-borne arboviral diseases  Ecology and Control of Vector-Borne Diseases, 5, pp. 497-508. Roberts, H., Nixon, E., Matt, C. 2018.

Development of within-herd immunity and long-term persistence of antibodies against Schmallenberg virus in naturally infected cattle  BMC Veterinary Research, 14(1), p. 368. Wernike, K., Holsteg, M., Szillat, K.P., Beer, M. 2018.

Fetal infection with Schmallenberg virus — An experimental pathogenesis study in pregnant cows  Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. Article in Press König, P., Wernike, K., Hechinger, S., (...), Breithaupt, A., Beer, M. 2018.

Schmallenberg virus: A cyclical problem  Veterinary Record, 183(22), pp. 688-689. Larska, M. 2018.

Survey to determine the farm-level impact of Schmallenberg virus during the 2016-2017 United Kingdom lambing season Veterinary Record, pp. 1-10. Article in Press Stokes, J.E., Tarlinton, R.E., Lovatt, F., (...), Carson, A., Duncan, J.S. 2018

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West Nile Fever

Clinical & epidemiological significance of Kyasanur forest disease  Indian Journal of Medical Research, 148(2), pp. 145-150. Munivenkatappa, A., Sahay, R.R., Yadav, P.D., Viswanathan, R., Mourya, D.T. 2018.

Comprehensive risk assessment of epidemiological situation aggravation as regards natural-focal infectious diseases during the xxi fifa world cup in the Russian federation in 2018  Medical News of North Caucasus, 13(3), pp. 496-499. Udovichenko, S.K., Ivanova, A.V., Toporkov, V.P., (...), Sludsky, A.A., Boiko, A.V. 2018.

Effects of the environmental temperature on Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquitoes: A review  Insects, 9(4), art. no. 158. Reinhold, J.M., Lazzari, C.R., Lahondère, C. 2018.

Human Genetic Predisposition to Diseases Caused by Viruses from Flaviviridae Family  Molekuliarnaia Biologiia, 52(2), pp. 190-209. Yudin, N.S., Barkhash, A.V., Maksimov, V.N., Ignatieva, E.V., Romaschenko, A.G. 2018.

Memory T cells in flavivirus vaccination  Vaccines, 6(4), art. no. 73. Li, G., Teleki, C., Wang, T. 2018.

Short Communication: West Nile fever imported from Austria to Germany  Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. Article in Press Pietsch, C., Trawinski, H., Lübbert, C., Liebert, U.G. 2018.

Survey of mosquito-borne flaviviruses in the Cuitzmala River Basin, Mexico: Do they circulate in rodents and bats?  Tropical Medicine and Health, 46(1), art. no. 35. Sotomayor-Bonilla, J., García-Suárez, O., Cigarroa-Toledo, N., (...), Mazari-Hiriart, M., Suzán, G. 2018.

The recently identified flavivirus Bamaga virus is transmitted horizontally by Culex mosquitoes and interferes with West Nile virus replication in vitro and transmission in vivo  PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 12(10), p. e0006886. Colmant, A.M.G., Hall-Mendelin, S., Ritchie, S.A., (...), Hall, R.A., van den Hurk, A.F. 2018.

West Nile Virus and Other Nationally Notifiable Arboviral Diseases - United States, 2017  MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 67(41), pp. 1137-1142. Curren, E.J., Lehman, J., Kolsin, J., (...), Fischer, M., Lindsey, N.P. 2018.

West Nile virus lineage 2 in Romania, 2015-2016: co-circulation and strain replacement  Parasites & Vectors, 11(1), p. 562. Cotar, A.I., Fălcuță, E., Dinu, S., (...), Ceianu, C.S., Prioteasa, F.L. 2018 `

West Nile virus associated with equid encephalitis in Brazil, 2018  Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. Article in Press Silva, A.S.G., Matos, A.C.D., da Cunha, M.A.C.R., (...), Guedes, M.I.M.C., Costa, E.A. 2018.

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