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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Countermeasures to Prevent, Mitigate, and Control Rift Valley Fever (Rvf)

Location: Arthropod-Borne Animal Diseases Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

A recombinant Rift Valley fever virus glycoprotein subunit vaccine confers full protection against Rift Valley fever challenge in sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Faburay, B., Wilson, W.C., Gaudreault, N.N., Davis, A., Shivanna, V., Bawa, B., Sunwoo, S., Ma, W., Drolet, B.S., Morozov, I., Mcvey, D.S., Richt, J.A. 2016. A recombinant Rift Valley fever virus glycoprotein subunit vaccine confers full protection against Rift Valley fever challenge in sheep. Scientific Reports. 6(27719):1-12; doi: 10.1038/srep27719.
Experimental infection of calves by two genetically-distinct strains of rift valley fever virus     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wilson, W.C., Davis, A., Gaudreault, N.N., Faburay, B., Trujillo, J.D., Shivanna, V., Sunwoo, S., Balogh, A., Endalew, A., Ma, W., Drolet, B.S., Ruder, M.G., Morozov, I., Mcvey, D.S., Richt, J.A. 2016. Experimental infection of calves by two genetically-distinct strains of rift valley fever virus. Viruses. 2016. 8:1-16 doi:10.3390/v8050145.
Development of a sheep challenge model for Rift Valley fever     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Faburay, B., Gaudreault, N.N., Qifang, L., Davis, S.A., Shivanna, V., Mcvey, D.S., Ruder, M.G., Drolet, B.S., Wilson, W.C., Richt, J.A. 2016. Development of a sheep challenge model for Rift Valley fever. Virology. 489:128-140.
Development of a sheep challenge model for Rift Valley fever - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Faburay, B., Gaudreault, N.N., Liu, Q., Davis, A.S., Shivanna, V., Sunwoo, S.Y., Lang, Y., Morozov, I., Ruder, M.G., Drolet, B.S., Mcvey, D.S., Ma, W., Wilson, W.C., Richt, J. 2016. Development of a sheep challenge model for Rift Valley fever. Virology. 489:128-140.
Comparison of Rift Valley fever virus replication in North American livestock and wildlife cell lines - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Gaudreault, N.N., Indran, S.V., Bryant, P.K., Richt, J.S., Wilson, W.C. 2015. Comparison of Rift Valley fever virus replication in North American livestock and wildlife cell lines. Frontiers in Microbiology. 6:664.
Comparison of Rift Valley fever virus and MP-12 replication in domestic livestock and North American wildlife cell lines. - (Abstract Only)
(13-Jun-15)
Evaluation of efficacy, potential for vector transmission and duration of immunity testing of MP-12, an attenuated Rift Valley fever virus vaccine candidate, in sheep     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Miller, M.M., Bennett, K., Drolet, B.S., Lindsay, R., Mecham, J.O., Reeves, W.K., Weingartl, H.M., Wilson, W.C. 2015. Efficacy, potential for vector transmission and duration of immunity testing of MP-12, an attenuated Rift Valley fever virus vaccine candidate, in sheep. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology. 22(8): 930-937. DOI: 10.1128/CVI.00114-15
Molecular evolution of American field strains of bluetongue and epizootic hemorrhagic disease viruses     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wilson, W.C., Gaudreault, N.N., Jasperson, D.C., Johnson, D., Ostlund, E., Chase, C.L., Ruder, M.G., Stallknecht, D.E. 2015. Molecular evolution of American field strains of bluetongue and epizootic hemorrhagic disease viruses. Veterinaria Italiana. 51(4):269-273.
Rift Valley Fever Virus - (Book / Chapter)
(01-Mar-15)
Rift Valley fever virus incorporates the 78kDa glycoprotein into virions matured in C6/36 2 mosquito cells     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weingartl, H.M., Zhang, S., Marszal, P., Mcvreevy, A., Burton, L., Wilson, W.C. 2014. Rift Valley fever virus incorporates the 78kDa glycoprotein into virions matured in C6/36 2 mosquito cells. Journal of Virology. 9(1):e87385.
Chapter 30. Other Bunyavirus Infections - (Book / Chapter)
(29-Sep-14)
A Glycoprotein Subunit Vaccine Elicits a Strong Rift Valley Fever Virus Neutralizing Antibody Response in Sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Faburay, B., Lebedev, M., Mcvey, D.S., Wilson, W.C., Morozov, I., Young, A., Richt, J.A. 2014. A Glycoprotein Subunit Vaccine Elicits a Strong Rift Valley Fever Virus Neutralizing Antibody Response in Sheep. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 14(10):746-756. DOI: 10.1089/vbz.2014.1650
Utility of Antibody Avidity for Rift Valley Fever Virus Vaccine Potency and Immunogenicity Studies - (Proceedings)
Mcvey, D.S., Wilson, W.C., Faburay, B., Morozov, I., Richt, J.A. 2014. Utility of Antibody Avidity for Rift Valley Fever Virus Vaccine Potency and Immunogenicity Studies. Symposium Proceedings. Bioprocessing Summit, 8/18-22/2014 in Boston, MA.
Evaluation of lamb and calf responses to Rift Valley fever MP-12 vaccination     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wilson, W.C., Bawa, B., Drolet, B.S., Lehiy, C.J., Faburay, B., Jasperson, D.C., Reister, L.M., Gaudreault, N.N., Carlson, J., Ma, W., Morozov, I., Mcvey, D.S., Richt, J. 2014. Evaluation of lamb and calf responses to Rift Valley fever MP-12 vaccination. Veterinary Microbiology. 172(1-2):44-50. DOI: org/10.1016/j.vetmic.2014.04.007.
Development of a Rift Valley fever virus viremia challenge model in sheep and goats - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weingartl, H.M., Nfon, C.K., Miller, M.M., Wilson, W.C. 2014. Development of a Rift Valley fever virus viremia challenge model in sheep and goats. Vaccine. 32:2337–2344. DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.02.066.
Efficacy of a recombinant Rift Valley fever virus MP-12 with NSm deletion as a vaccine candidate in sheep - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Weingartl, H.M., Nfon, C.K., Zhang, S., Marszal, P., Wilson, W.C., Morrill, J.C., Bettinger, G.E., Peters, C.J. 2014. Efficacy of a recombinant Rift Valley fever virus MP-12 with NSm deletion as a vaccine candidate in sheep. Vaccine. 32(20):2345-9. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.12.064
Effect of environmental temperature on the vector competence of mosquitoes for Rift Valley fever virus - (Abstract Only)
(25-Oct-13)
Development of a Rift Valley fever real-time RT-PCR assay that can detect all three genome segments - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wilson, W.C., Romito, M., Jasperson, D.C., Weingartl, H., Binepal, Y.S., Maluleke, M.R., Wallace, D., Jansen Van Vuren, P., Paweska, J.T. 2013. Development of a Rift Valley fever real-time RT-PCR assay that can detect all three genome segments. Journal of Virological Methods. 193:426-431. DOI: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2013.07.006
Rift Valley fever risk map model and seroprevalence in selected wild ungulates and camels from Kenya - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Britch, S.C., Binepal, Y.S., Ruder, M.G., Kariithi, H.M., Linthicum, K., Anyamba, A., Small, J.L., Tucker, C.J., Ateya, L.O., Oriko, A.A., Gacheru, S., Wilson, W.C. 2013. Rift Valley fever risk map model and seroprevalence in selected wild ungulates and camels from Kenya. PLoS One. 8(6):e66626. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0066626.
A hierarchical network approach for modeling Rift Valley fever epidemics with applications in North America     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xue, L., Cohnstaedt, L.W., Scott, M.H., Scoglio, C. 2013. A hierarchical network approach for modeling Rift Valley fever epidemics with applications in North America. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 8(5): e62049.
Rift Valley fever virus structural and non-structural proteins: Recombinant protein expression and immunoreactivity against antisera from sheep     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Faburay, B., Wilson, W.C., Mcvey, D.S., Drolet, B.S., Weingartl, H., Madden, D., Young, A., Ma, W., Richt, J. 2013. Rift Valley fever virus structural and non-structural proteins: Recombinant protein expression and immunoreactivity against antisera from sheep. Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 13(9):619-29. DOI: 10.1089.
Novel serotype of bluetongue virus, western North America - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Maclachlan, N.J., Wilson, W.C., Crossley, B.M., Mayo, C.E., Jasperson, D.C., Breitmeyer, R.E., Whiteford, A.M. 2013. Novel serotype of bluetongue virus, western North America. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 19:665-666. DOI: 10.3201/eid1904.120347
Veterinary Microbiology, 3rd Edition     Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Mcvey, D.S., Chengappa, M.M., Kennedy, M.K. 2013. Veterinary Microbiology, 3rd Edition. Complete Book. Wiley-Blackwell.
Diagnostic approaches for Rift Valley Fever - (Proceedings)
Wilson, W.C., Weingartl, H., Drolet, B.S., Dave, K., Harpster, M.H., Johnson, P.A., Faburay, B., Ruder, M.G., Richt, J., Mcvey, D.S. 2013. Diagnostic approaches for Rift Valley Fever. Meeting Abstract. Vol 135: 73-78.
Pathogenicity and virulence     Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Mcvey, D.S., Czuprynski, C. 2013. Pathogenicity and virulence. Book Chapter. Veterinary Microbiology, 3rd Edition:491-500. ISBN:978-0-470-95949-7
Vaccines     Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Schultz, R.D., Mcvey, D.S. 2013. Vaccines. Book Chapter. Veterinary Microbiology, 3rd Edition:491-500. ISBN:978-0-470-95949-7
Bunyaviridae     Reprint Icon - (Book / Chapter)
Mcvey, D.S., Drolet, B.S., Wilson, W.C. 2013. Bunyaviridae. Book Chapter. Veterinary Microbiology, 3rd Edition:491-500. ISBN:978-0-470-95949-7
Surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) detection of multiple viral antigens using magnetic capture of SERS-active nanoparticles     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Neng, J., Harpster, M.H., Wilson, W.C., Johnson, P.A. 2013. Surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) detection of multiple viral antigens using magnetic capture of SERS-active nanoparticles. Biosensors and Bioelectronics. 41:316-321.
Purkinje cell heterotopy with cerebellar hypoplasia in two free-living American kestrels (Falco sparverius). - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Armien, A.G., Mcruer, D.L., Ruder, M.G., Wunschmann, A. 2013. Purkinje cell heterotopy with cerebellar hypoplasia in two free-living American kestrels (Falco sparverius).. Veterinary Pathology. 50(1):182-187.
Exertional myopathy in a pileated woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) subsequent to capture.     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ruder, M.G., Noel, B.L., Bednarz, J.C., Keel, M.K. 2012. Exertional myopathy in a pileated woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) subsequent to capture.. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 48(2): 514-516.
Design of a shear-thinning recoverable peptide hydrogel from native sequences and application for influenza H1N1 vaccine adjuvant     Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Huang, H., Shi, J., Laskin, J., Liu, Z., Mcvey, D.S., Sun, X.S. 2011. Design of a shear-thinning recoverable peptide hydrogel from native sequences and application for influenza H1N1 vaccine adjuvant. Soft Matters.
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