Scott Weaver, PhD, MS

Chair

  • 19926 Citations
  • 74 h-Index
1981 …2020

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Research Output

2015

Eilat virus host range restriction is present at multiple levels of the virus life cycle

Nasar, F., Gorchakov, R. V., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., 2015, In : Journal of virology. 89, 2, p. 1404-1418 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Eilat virus induces both homologous and heterologous interference

Nasar, F., Erasmus, J. H., Haddow, A. D., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., Oct 1 2015, In : Virology. 484, p. 51-58 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Enzootic transmission of yellow fever virus, Venezuela

Auguste, A. J., Lemey, P., Bergren, N. A., Giambalvo, D., Moncada, M., Morón, D., Hernandez, R., Navarro, J. C. & Weaver, S. C., 2015, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 21, 1, p. 99-102 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Evolutionary and ecological characterization of mayaro virus strains isolated during an outbreak, Venezuela, 2010

Auguste, A. J., Liria, J., Forrester, N. L., Giambalvo, D., Moncada, M., Long, K. C., Morón, D., de Manzione, N., Tesh, R. B., Halsey, E. S., Kochel, T. J., Hernandez, R., Navarro, J. C. & Weaver, S. C., Sep 1 2015, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 21, 10, p. 1742-1750 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 Scopus citations

Extended Preclinical Safety, Efficacy and Stability Testing of a Live-attenuated Chikungunya Vaccine Candidate

Plante, K. S., Rossi, S. L., Bergren, N. A., Seymour, R. L. & Weaver, S. C., Sep 4 2015, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 9, 9, e0004007.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

First report of Aedes aegypti transmission of chikungunya virus in the Americas

Díaz-González, E. E., Kautz, T. F., Dorantes-Delgado, A., Malo-García, I. R., Laguna-Aguilar, M., Langsjoen, R. M., Chen, R., Auguste, D. I., Sánchez-Casas, R. M., Danis-Lozano, R., Weaver, S. C. & Fernández-Salas, I., Dec 2015, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 93, 6, p. 1325-1329 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Genetic diversity of Venezuelan alphaviruses and circulation of a Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus subtype IAB strain during an interepizootic period

Medina, G., Garzaro, D. J., Barrios, M., Auguste, A. J., Weaver, S. C. & Pujol, F. H., Jul 1 2015, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 93, 1, p. 7-10 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

IFIT1 Differentially Interferes with Translation and Replication of Alphavirus Genomes and Promotes Induction of Type I Interferon

Reynaud, J. M., Kim, D. Y., Atasheva, S., Rasalouskaya, A., White, J. P., Diamond, M. S., Weaver, S. C., Frolova, E. I. & Frolov, I., Apr 1 2015, In : PLoS pathogens. 11, 4, e1004863.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations

Impact of climate and mosquito vector abundance on sylvatic arbovirus circulation dynamics in senegal

Althouse, B. M., Hanley, K. A., Diallo, M., Sall, A. A., Ba, Y., Faye, O., Diallo, D., Watts, D. M., Weaver, S. C. & Cummings, D. A. T., Jan 1 2015, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 92, 1, p. 88-97 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Scopus citations

Insect-specific virus discovery: Significance for the arbovirus community

Bolling, B. G., Weaver, S. C., Tesh, R. B. & Vasilakis, N., Sep 10 2015, In : Viruses. 7, 9, p. 4911-4928 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

99 Scopus citations

IRES-Containing VEEV Vaccine Protects Cynomolgus Macaques from IE Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis Virus Aerosol Challenge

Rossi, S. L., Russell-Lodrigue, K. E., Killeen, S. Z., Wang, E., Leal, G., Bergren, N. A., Vinet-Oliphant, H., Weaver, S. C. & Roy, C. J., May 28 2015, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 9, 5, e0003797.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Isolation and characterization of Mayaro virus from a human in Acre, Brazil

Terzian, A. C. B., Auguste, A. J., Vedovello, D., Ferreira, M. U., Da Silva-Nunes, M., Sperança, M. A., Suzuki, R. B., Juncansen, C., Jo, J. P. A., Weaver, S. C. & Nogueira, M. L., Feb 1 2015, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 92, 2, p. 401-404 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations

Mercadeo virus: A novel mosquito-specific flavivirus from Panama

Carrera, J. P., Guzman, H., Beltrán, D., Díaz, Y., López-Vergès, S., Torres-Cosme, R., Popov, V., Widen, S., Wood, T., Weaver, S., Cáceres-Carrera, L., Vasilakis, N. & Tesh, R. B., Nov 4 2015, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 93, 5, p. 1014-1019 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Molecular Characterisation of Chikungunya Virus Infections in Trinidad and Comparison of Clinical and Laboratory Features with Dengue and Other Acute Febrile Cases

Sahadeo, N., Mohammed, H., Allicock, O. M., Auguste, A. J., Widen, S. G., Badal, K., Pulchan, K., Foster, J. E., Weaver, S. C. & Carrington, C. V. F., Nov 18 2015, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 9, 11, e0004199.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Potential of selected Senegalese Aedes spp. mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) to transmit Zika virus

Diagne, C. T., Diallo, D., Faye, O., Ba, Y., Faye, O., Gaye, A., Dia, I., Faye, O., Weaver, S., Sall, A. A. & Diallo, M., Nov 2 2015, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 15, 1, 492.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

127 Scopus citations

Seroepidemiology of selected alphaviruses and flaviviruses in bats in Trinidad

Thompson, N. N., Auguste, A. J., Travassos da Rosa, A. P. A., Carrington, C. V. F., Blitvich, B. J., Chadee, D. D., Tesh, R. B., Weaver, S. C. & Adesiyun, A. A., Feb 1 2015, In : Zoonoses and Public Health. 62, 1, p. 53-60 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

The 5' and 3' ends of alphavirus RNAs - Non-coding is not non-functional

Hyde, J. L., Chen, R., Trobaugh, D. W., Diamond, M. S., Weaver, S. C., Klimstra, W. B. & Wilusz, J., Aug 3 2015, In : Virus Research. 206, p. 99-107 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

The Global Virus Network: Challenging chikungunya

McSweegan, E., Weaver, S., Lecuit, M., Frieman, M., Morrison, T. E. & Hrynkow, S., Jun 23 2015, In : Antiviral Research. 120, p. 147-152 6 p., 3643.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Utilization of an Eilat Virus-Based Chimera for Serological Detection of Chikungunya Infection

Erasmus, J. H., Needham, J., Raychaudhuri, S., Diamond, M. S., Beasley, D. W. C., Morkowski, S., Salje, H., Fernandez Salas, I., Kim, D. Y., Frolov, I., Nasar, F. & Weaver, S. C., Oct 22 2015, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 9, 10, e0004119.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations
2014

Alphaviruses: Equine encephalitis and others

Weaver, S. & Powers, A. M., Jun 1 2014, Viral Infections of Humans: Epidemiology and Control. Springer US, Vol. 9781489974488. p. 123-145 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

4 Scopus citations

A Novel Live-Attenuated Vaccine Candidate for Mayaro Fever

Weise, W. J., Hermance, M. E., Forrester, N., Adams, A. P., Langsjoen, R., Gorchakov, R., Wang, E., Alcorn, M. D. H., Tsetsarkin, K. & Weaver, S. C., Aug 7 2014, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 8, 8, e2969.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Arboviral bottlenecks and challenges to maintaining diversity and fitness during mosquito transmission

Forrester, N. L., Coffey, L. L. & Weaver, S. C., Oct 23 2014, In : Viruses. 6, 10, p. 3991-4004 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

36 Scopus citations
174 Scopus citations

Characterization of a novel Negevirus and a novel Bunyavirus isolated from Culex (Culex) declarator mosquitoes in Trinidad

Auguste, A. J., Carrington, C. V. F., Forrester, N. L., Popov, V. L., Guzman, H., Widen, S. G., Wood, T. G., Weaver, S. C. & Tesh, R. B., Feb 1 2014, In : Journal of General Virology. 95, PART 2, p. 481-485 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations

Chikungunya vaccine candidate is highly attenuated and protects nonhuman primates against telemetrically monitored disease following a single dose

Roy, C. J., Adams, A. P., Wang, E., Plante, K., Gorchakov, R., Seymour, R. L., Vinet-Oliphant, H. & Weaver, S. C., Jun 15 2014, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 209, 12, p. 1891-1899 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

59 Scopus citations

Chikungunya virus–vector interactions

Coffey, L. L., Failloux, A. B. & Weaver, S. C., Nov 24 2014, In : Viruses. 6, 11, p. 4628-4663 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

81 Scopus citations

DNA vaccine initiates replication of live attenuated chikungunya virus in vitro and elicits protective immune response in mice

Tretyakova, I., Hearn, J., Wang, E., Weaver, S. & Pushko, P., Jun 15 2014, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 209, 12, p. 1882-1890 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Eilat virus displays a narrow mosquito vector range

Nasar, F., Haddow, A. D., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S., 2014, In : Parasites and Vectors. 7, 1, 595.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Generation of an infectious Negev virus cDNA clone

Gorchakov, R. V., Tesh, R. B., Weaver, S. C. & Nasar, F., Sep 2014, In : Journal of General Virology. 95, PART 9, p. 2071-2074 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Multi-peaked adaptive landscape for chikungunya virus evolution predicts continued fitness optimization in Aedes albopictus mosquitoes

Tsetsarkin, K. A., Chen, R., Yun, R., Rossi, S. L., Plante, K. S., Guerbois, M., Forrester, N., Perng, G. C., Sreekumar, E., Leal, G., Huang, J., Mukhopadhyay, S. & Weaver, S. C., Jun 16 2014, In : Nature communications. 5, 4084.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

117 Scopus citations

Oral susceptibility of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) from Senegal for dengue serotypes 1 and 3 viruses

Gaye, A., Faye, O., Diagne, C. T., Faye, O., Diallo, D., Weaver, S. C., Sall, A. A. & Diallo, M., Nov 1 2014, In : Tropical Medicine and International Health. 19, 11, p. 1355-1359 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Patterns of a sylvatic yellow fever virus amplification in southeastern Senegal, 2010

Diallo, D., Sall, A. A., Diagne, C. T., Faye, O., Hanley, K. A., Buenemann, M., Ba, Y., Faye, O., Weaver, S. C. & Diallo, M., Jun 2014, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 90, 6, p. 1003-1013 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Reply to "Group C orthobunyavirus genomic sequences require validation"

Nunes, M. R. T., Travassos da Rosa, A. P. A., Weaver, S. C., Tesh, R. B. & Vasconcelos, P. F. C., Mar 2014, In : Journal of virology. 88, 5, p. 3054 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Rift Valley Fever in Kedougou, Southeastern Senegal, 2012

Sow, A., Faye, O., Faye, O., Diallo, D., Sadio, B. D., Weaver, S. C., Diallo, M. & Sall, A. A., Mar 2014, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 20, 3, p. 504-505 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

6 Scopus citations

RNA viruses can hijack vertebrate microRNAs to suppress innate immunity

Trobaugh, D. W., Gardner, C. L., Sun, C., Haddow, A. D., Wang, E., Chapnik, E., Mildner, A., Weaver, S. C., Ryman, K. D. & Klimstra, W. B., 2014, In : Nature. 506, 7487, p. 245-248 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

94 Scopus citations

Short report: Infection dynamics of sylvatic dengue virus in a natural primate host, the African green monkey

Hanley, K. A., Guerbois, M., Kautz, T. F., Brown, M., Whitehead, S. S., Weaver, S. C., Vasilakis, N. & Marx, P. A., Oct 1 2014, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 91, 4, p. 672-676 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Short report: Antibody prevalence of select arboviruses in mute swans (Cygnus olor) in the great lakes region and atlantic coast of the United States

Pedersen, K., Marks, D. R., Arsnoe, D. M., Bevins, S. N., Wang, E., Weaver, S. C., Mickley, R. M. & De Liberto, T. J., Dec 1 2014, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 91, 6, p. 1247-1249 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Urban epidemic of dengue virus serotype 3 infection, Senegal, 2009

Faye, O., Ba, Y., Faye, O., Talla, C., Diallo, D., Chen, R., Mondo, M., Ba, R., Macondo, E., Siby, T., Weaver, S. C., Diallo, M. & Sall, A. A., Mar 2014, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 20, 3, p. 456-459 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Vector competence of aedes aegypti and aedes vittatus (Diptera: Culicidae) from Senegal and Cape Verde archipelago for West African lineages of chikungunya virus

Diagne, C. T., Faye, O., Guerbois, M., Knight, R., Diallo, D., Faye, O., Ba, Y., Dia, I., Weaver, S. C., Sall, A. A. & Diallo, M., Sep 1 2014, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 91, 3, p. 635-641 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Viral kinetics of primary dengue virus infection in non-human primates: A systematic review and individual pooled analysis

Althouse, B. M., Durbin, A. P., Hanley, K. A., Halstead, S. B., Weaver, S. C. & Cummings, D. A. T., Mar 2014, In : Virology. 452-453, p. 237-246 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Western equine encephalitis virus: Evolutionary analysis of a declining alphavirus based on complete genome sequences

Bergren, N. A., Auguste, A. J., Forrester, N. L., Negi, S. S., Braun, W. A. & Weaver, S. C., 2014, In : Journal of virology. 88, 16, p. 9260-9267 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Zika virus emergence in mosquitoes in Southeastern Senegal, 2011

Diallo, D., Sall, A. A., Diagne, C. T., Faye, O., Faye, O., Ba, Y., Hanley, K. A., Buenemann, M., Weaver, S. C. & Diallo, M., Oct 13 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 10, e109442.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

198 Scopus citations
2013

A chimeric Sindbis-based vaccine protects cynomolgus macaques against a lethal aerosol challenge of eastern equine encephalitis virus

Roy, C. J., Adams, A. P., Wang, E., Leal, G., Seymour, R. L., Sivasubramani, S. K., Mega, W., Frolov, I., Didier, P. J. & Weaver, S. C., Jan 24 2013, In : Vaccine. 31, 11, p. 1464-1470 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

A chimeric vesiculo/alphavirus is an effective alphavirus vaccine

Chattopadhyay, A., Wang, E., Seymour, R., Weaver, S. C. & Rose, J. K., Jan 2013, In : Journal of virology. 87, 1, p. 395-402 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

53 Scopus citations

Bloodfeeding patterns of sylvatic arbovirus vectors in southeastern Senegal

Diallo, D., Chen, R., Diagne, C. T., Ba, Y., Dia, I., Sall, A. A., Weaver, S. C. & Diallo, M., Mar 1 2013, In : Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 107, 3, p. 200-203 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Chikungunya Virus 3′ Untranslated Region: Adaptation to Mosquitoes and a Population Bottleneck as Major Evolutionary Forces

Chen, R., Wang, E., Tsetsarkin, K. A. & Weaver, S. C., Aug 2013, In : PLoS pathogens. 9, 8, e1003591.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Construction and organization of a BSL-3 cryo-electron microscopy laboratory at UTMB

Sherman, M. B., Trujillo, J., Leahy, I., Razmus, D., DeHate, R., Lorcheim, P., Czarneski, M. A., Zimmerman, D., Newton, J. T. A. M., Haddow, A. D. & Weaver, S. C., Mar 2013, In : Journal of Structural Biology. 181, 3, p. 223-233 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Deciphering the protective role of adaptive immunity to CHIKV/IRES a novel candidate vaccine against Chikungunya in the A129 mouse model

Chu, H., Das, S. C., Fuchs, J. F., Suresh, M., Weaver, S. C., Stinchcomb, D. T., Partidos, C. D. & Osorio, J. E., Jul 18 2013, In : Vaccine. 31, 33, p. 3353-3360 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations

Eastern equine encephalitis in Latin America

Carrera, J. P., Forrester, N., Wang, E., Vittor, A. Y., Haddow, A. D., Loṕez-Vergès, S., Abadiá, I., Castanõ, E., Sosa, N., Baéz, C., Estripeaut, D., Diáz, Y., Beltrań, D., Cisneros, J., Cedeño, H. G., Da Rosa, A. P. T., Hernandez, H., Martínez-Torres, A. O., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., 2013, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 369, 8, p. 732-744 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Emergence potential of sylvatic dengue virus type 4 in the urban transmission cycle is restrained by vaccination and homotypic immunity

Durbin, A. P., Mayer, S. V., Rossi, S. L., Amaya-Larios, I. Y., Ramos-Castaneda, J., Eong Ooi, E., Jane Cardosa, M., Munoz-Jordan, J. L., Tesh, R. B., Messer, W. B., Weaver, S. C. & Vasilakis, N., Apr 25 2013, In : Virology. 439, 1, p. 34-41 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations