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Episode 11: Can West Nile be transmitted from human to mosquito?

Episode 11: Can West Nile be transmitted from human to mosquito?

With West Nile infections popping up from Michigan to Mumbai many people are interested in how West Nile is transmitted. It goes from mosquito to human, but can it go back again?

 

West Nile is not only transmitted by Culex mosquitoes, they are just the primary ones. The CDC has posted a list of all the mosquito species that have tested positive for the virus.

If you are interested in what birds are a risk from West Nile there is also a list of bird species that have tested positive.

For more detailed information about West Nile all over the globe check out the World Health Organization's

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Episode 12: Kids show - Why do mosquitoes need blood for their babies?

Episode 12: Kids show - Why do mosquitoes need blood for their babies?

Episode 10: Do mosquitoes transmit plant diseases?

Episode 10: Do mosquitoes transmit plant diseases?

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