Which Ticks Spread Powassan Virus?
|dc.contributor.author||Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases|
|dc.description.abstract||Powassan virus is spread to people by the bite of an infected tick. Although still rare, the number of reported cases of people sick from Powassan virus has increased in recent years. This infographic summarizes NEVBD-supported research to understand if lone star ticks and American dog ticks can acquire and spread this pathogen. Information based on the manuscript by Sharma et al. (2021) https://doi.org/10.1186/s13071-021-04974-1.||en_US|
|dc.description.sponsorship||Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-borne Diseases is supported through Cooperative Agreement Number 1U01CK000509-01 between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Cornell University.||en_US|
|dc.publisher||Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases||en_US|
|dc.rights||Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International||*|
|dc.title||Which Ticks Spread Powassan Virus?||en_US|
|dc.provenance||Edited for clarity. 3/10/22. sbg|
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