What is the scientific name for yellow fever?
The virus that causes yellow fever is known as "yellow fever virus" in the family Flaviviridae and the genus Flavivirus. The disease caused by yellow fever virus is known as yellow fever. ...
Is coquillettidia fuscopennata the scientific name for yellow fever?
Not for yellow fever, but for Yellow fever virus. The pathogen that causes yellow fever. ...
Who discovered that the cause of yellow fever was a virus carried by a mosquito?
Walter Reed discovered that yellow fever was a virus caused by a mosquito. ...
What is scientific name of yellow fever?
Yellow fever is a hemorrhagic fever that is caused by one of several viruses (most commonly arbovirus) which are transmitted by the Aedes aegypti (mosquito). The disease is actually called "yellow fever", but there is less severe form of the disease called "dengue", which can be followed by a more severe infection called "dengue hemorrhagic fever". Actually, yellow fever is caused by yellow fever virus. Yellow fever virus is related to the four viruses that cause dengue fever, but they are entirely separate...
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What is the medical term for the virus yellow fever?
The medical term for Yellow Fever is Yellow Fever, but it is also known as Yellow Jack, Yellow Rainer, Sylvatic Fever and VHF (viral hemorrhagic fever) along with many other names. ...