Vectors & Transmission

The Asian tiger hunts in Maputo city--the first confirmed report of Aedes (Stegomyia) albopictus (Skuse, 1895) in Mozambique. Kampango A, Abílio AP. Parasit Vectors. 2016 Feb 9;9:76. doi: 10.1186/s13071-016-1361-4. PMID: 26856329 Free PMC Article
Potential of selected Senegalese Aedes spp. mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) to transmit Zika virus. Diagne CT, Diallo D, Faye O, Ba Y, Faye O, Gaye A, Dia I, Faye O, Weaver SC, Sall AA, Diallo M. BMC Infect Dis. 2015 Nov 2;15:492. doi: 10.1186/s12879-015-1231-2. PMID: 26527535 Free PMC Article
First report of autochthonous transmission of Zika virus in Brazil. Zanluca C, Melo VC, Mosimann AL, Santos GI, Santos CN, Luz K. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz. 2015 Jun;110(4):569-72. doi: 10.1590/0074-02760150192. Epub 2015 Jun 9. PMID: 26061233 Free PMC Article