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2017, Vol. 5, Issue 6
Japanese encephalitis and the vectors involved in its transmission with special reference to north-eastern India: A review

Aditya Baruah and Razibuddin Ahmed Hazarika

Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV) causes Japanese encephalitis, which is a leading form of viral encephalitis in Asia, with around 50,000 cases and 10,000 deaths per year in children below 15 years of age. The JEV has shown a tendency to extend to other geographic regions. Mosquitoes acts as potent vectors in spreading the viruses to humans. A selected group/ species of mosquitoes acts as vector in the presence of suitable host and dead end host. In this review the details regarding the vector have been discussed and summarized.
Pages : 566-571 | 652 Views | 19 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Aditya Baruah, Razibuddin Ahmed Hazarika. Japanese encephalitis and the vectors involved in its transmission with special reference to north-eastern India: A review. J Entomol Zool Stud 2017;5(6):566-571.
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