Volume 7, Number 4—August 2001
THEME ISSUE West Nile Virus
West Nile Virus
West Nile Virus Infection in Mosquitoes, Birds, Horses, and Humans, Staten Island, New York, 2000
Varuni L. Kulasekera* , Laura Kramer†, Roger S. Nasci‡, Farzad Mostashari§, Bryan Cherry*, Susan C. Trock¶, Carla Glaser*, and James R. Miller*
Author affiliations: *New York City Department of Health, New York, New York, USA; †New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York, USA; ‡Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA; §OutbreakDetect Inc., New York, New York, USA; ¶Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, and New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets, Albany, New York, USA
Figure 2. . Minimum infection rate (MIR) of Culex pipiens/restuans, Cx. salinarius, Aedes sp., and Ochlerotatus sp., dead bird densities, West Nile-infected human and equine cases by week, Staten Island and other boroughs, New York City, 2000.
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