Scott Weaver, PhD, MS

Chair

  • 20302 Citations
  • 74 h-Index
1981 …2020

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Research Output

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

Genetic evidence for the origins of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus subtype IAB outbreaks

Weaver, S. C., Pfeffer, M., Marriott, K., Kang, W. & Kinney, R. M., Mar 1999, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 60, 3, p. 441-448 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
47 Scopus citations

Genetic relationships among Mayaro and Una viruses suggest distinct patterns of transmission

Powers, A. M., Aguilar, P. V., Chandler, L. J., Brault, A. C., Meakins, T. A., Watts, D., Russell, K. L., Olson, J., Vasconcelos, P. F. C., Da Rosa, A. T., Weaver, S. C. & Tesh, R. B., 2006, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 75, 3, p. 461-469 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
56 Scopus citations

Genetic stability of live-attenuated Zika vaccine candidates

Muruato, A. E., Shan, C., Fontes-Garfias, C. R., Liu, Y., Cao, Z., Gao, Q., Weaver, S. C. & Shi, P. Y., Nov 2019, In : Antiviral research. 171, 104596.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Genetic variation in the 3′ non-coding region of dengue viruses

Shurtleff, A. C., Beasley, D. W. C., Chen, J. J. Y., Ni, H., Suderman, M. T., Wang, H., Xu, R., Wang, E., Weaver, S. C., Watts, D. M., Russell, K. L. & Barrett, A. D. T., Mar 1 2001, In : Virology. 281, 1, p. 75-87 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

97 Scopus citations

Genetic variation in yellow fever virus: Duplication in the 3' noncoding region of strains from Africa

Wang, E., Weaver, S. C., Shore, R. E., Tesh, R. B., Watts, D. M. & Barrett, A. D. T., Nov 15 1996, In : Virology. 225, 2, p. 274-281 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

81 Scopus citations

Genome-scale phylogenetic analyses of chikungunya virus reveal independent emergences of recent epidemics and various evolutionary rates

Volk, S. M., Chen, R., Tsetsarkin, K. A., Adams, A. P., Garcia, T. I., Sall, A. A., Nasar, F., Schuh, A. J., Holmes, E. C., Higgs, S., Maharaj, P. D., Brault, A. C. & Weaver, S. C., Jul 2010, In : Journal of virology. 84, 13, p. 6497-6504 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

224 Scopus citations

Genome-scale phylogeny of the alphavirus genus suggests a marine origin

Forrester, N. L., Palacios, G., Tesh, R. B., Savji, N., Guzman, H., Sherman, M., Weaver, S. C. & Lipkin, W. I., Mar 2012, In : Journal of virology. 86, 5, p. 2729-2738 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Scopus citations

Genome sequence and attenuating mutations in Nile virus isolate from Mexico

Beasley, D. W. C., Davis, C. T., Estrada-Franco, J., Navarro-Lopes, R., Campomanes-Cortes, A., Tesh, R. B., Weaver, S. C. & Barrett, A. D. T., Dec 2004, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 10, 12, p. 2221-2224 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
65 Scopus citations

Geographic distribution and genetic diversity of Whitewater Arroyo virus in the southwestern United States.

Fulhorst, C. F., Charrel, R. N., Weaver, S. C., Ksiazek, T. G., Bradley, R. D., Milazzo, M. L., Tesh, R. B. & Bowen, M. D., 2001, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 7, 3, p. 403-407 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
43 Scopus citations

Geographic distribution of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus subtype IE genotypes in Central America and Mexico

Oberste, M. S., Schmura, S. M., Weaver, S. C. & Smith, J. F., Apr 1999, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 60, 4, p. 630-634 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
32 Scopus citations

GloPID-R report on chikungunya, o'nyong-nyong and Mayaro virus, part 2: Epidemiological distribution of o'nyong-nyong virus

GloPID-R Chikungunya, O'nyong-nyong and Mayaro virus Working Group, Dec 2019, In : Antiviral research. 172, 104611.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

GloPID-R report on chikungunya, o'nyong-nyong and Mayaro virus, part 3: Epidemiological distribution of Mayaro virus

GloPID-R Chikungunya, O'nyong-nyong and Mayaro virus Working Group, Dec 2019, In : Antiviral research. 172, 104610.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

GloPID-R report on chikungunya, o'nyong-nyong and Mayaro virus, part 5: Entomological aspects

GloPID-R Chikungunya, O'nyong-nyong and Mayaro virus Working Group, Feb 2020, In : Antiviral research. 174, 104670.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
2 Scopus citations

GloPID-R report on Chikungunya, O'nyong-nyong and Mayaro virus, part I: Biological diagnostics

GloPID-R Chikungunya, O'nyong-nyong and Mayaro virus Working Group, Jun 2019, In : Antiviral research. 166, p. 66-81 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
13 Scopus citations

Glycosaminoglycan binding properties of natural venezuelan equine encephalitis virus isolates

Wang, E., Brault, A. C., Powers, A. M., Kang, W. & Weaver, S. C., Jan 2003, In : Journal of virology. 77, 2, p. 1204-1210 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Guanarito virus (Arenaviridae) isolates from endemic and outlying localities in Venezuela: Sequence comparisons among and within strains isolated from Venezuelan hemorrhagic fever patients and rodents

Weaver, S. C., Salas, R. A., De Manzione, N., Fulhorst, C. F., Duno, G., Utrera, A., Mills, J. N., Ksiazek, T. G., Tovar, D. & Tesh, R., Jan 5 2000, In : Virology. 266, 1, p. 189-195 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations

Guild-level responses of bats to habitat conversion in a lowland Amazonian rainforest: Species composition and biodiversity

Willig, M. R., Presley, S. J., Plante, J. L., Bloch, C. P., Solari, S., Pacheco, V. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 28 2019, In : Journal of Mammalogy. 100, 1, p. 223-238 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Host oxidative folding pathways offer novel anti-chikungunya virus drug targets with broad spectrum potential

Langsjoen, R. M., Auguste, A. J., Rossi, S. L., Roundy, C. M., Penate, H. N., Kastis, M., Schnizlein, M. K., Le, K. C., Haller, S. L., Chen, R., Watowich, S. J. & Weaver, S. C., Jul 1 2017, In : Antiviral research. 143, p. 246-251 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Host range, amplification and arboviral disease emergence.

Weaver, S. C., 2005, In : Archives of virology. Supplementum. 19, p. 33-44 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
81 Scopus citations

Human and equine infection with alphaviruses and flaviviruses in panamá during 2010: A cross-Sectional study of household contacts during an encephalitis outbreak

Carrera, J. P., Bagamian, K. H., Travassos Da Rosa, A. P., Wang, E., Beltran, D., Gundaker, N. D., Armien, B., Arroyo, G., Sosa, N., Pascale, J. M., Valderrama, A., Tesh, R. B., Vittor, A. Y. & Weaver, S. C., 2018, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 98, 6, p. 1798-1804 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

ICTV virus taxonomy profile: Togaviridae

Chen, R., Mukhopadhyay, S., Merits, A., Bolling, B., Nasar, F., Coffey, L. L., Powers, A., Weaver, S. C., Lefkowitz, E. J., Davison, A. J., Siddell, S. G., Simmonds, P., Sabanad-Zovic, S., Smith, D. B., Orton, R. J. & Knowles, N. J., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of General Virology. 99, 6, p. 761-762 2 p., 001072.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Identification and genetic analysis of Panama-genotype Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus subtype ID in Peru

Oberste, M. S., Weaver, S. C., Watts, D. M. & Smith, J. F., Jan 1 1998, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 58, 1, p. 41-46 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
31 Scopus citations

Identification of arboviruses and certain rodent-borne viruses: Reevaluation of the paradigm

Calisher, C. H., Blair, C. D., Bowen, M. D., Casals, J., Drebot, M. A., Henchal, E. A., Karabatsos, N., LeDuc, J. W., Repik, P. M., Roehrig, J. T., Schmaljohn, C. S., Shope, R. E., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., 2001, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 7, 4, p. 756-758 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
7 Scopus citations

Identification of dengue fever cases in Houston, Texas, with evidence of autochthonous transmission between 2003 and 2005

Murray, K. O., Rodriguez, L. F., Herrington, E., Kharat, V., Vasilakis, N., Walker, C., Turner, C., Khuwaja, S., Arafat, R., Weaver, S. C., Martinez, D., Kilborn, C., Bueno, R. & Reyna, M., Dec 1 2013, In : Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 13, 12, p. 835-845 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 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

43 Scopus citations

Immunogenicity and efficacy of a measles virus-vectored chikungunya vaccine in nonhuman primates

Rossi, S. L., Comer, J. E., Wang, E., Azar, S. R., Lawrence, W. S., Plante, J. A., Ramsauer, K., Schrauf, S. & Weaver, S. C., Jul 31 2019, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 220, 5, p. 735-742 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
8 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

55 Scopus citations

Impact of preexisting dengue immunity on Zika virus emergence in a dengue endemic region

Rodriguez-Barraquer, I., Costa, F., Nascimento, E. J. M., Júnior, N. N., Castanha, P. M. S., Sacramento, G. A., Cruz, J., Carvalho, M., De Olivera, D., Hagan, J. E., Adhikarla, H., Wunder, E. A., Coêlho, D. F., Azar, S. R., Rossi, S. L., Vasilakis, N., Weaver, S. C., Ribeiro, G. S., Balmaseda, A., Harris, E. & 5 others, Nogueira, M. L., Reis, M. G., Marques, E. T. A., Cummings, D. A. T. & Ko, A. I., Feb 8 2019, In : Science. 363, 6427, p. 607-610 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Scopus citations

Improved clarity of meaning from the use of both formal species names and common (vernacular) virus names in virological literature

Drebot, M. A., Henchal, E., Hjelle, B., LeDuc, J. W., Repik, P. M., Roehrig, J. T., Schmaljohn, C. S., Shope, R. E., Tesh, R. B., Weaver, S. C. & Calisher, C. H., 2002, In : Archives of virology. 147, 12, p. 2465-2471 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

23 Scopus citations

Incrimination of mosquito vectors

Weaver, S. C., Feb 1 2020, In : Nature Microbiology. 5, 2, p. 232-233 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

In-depth characterization of a novel live-attenuated Mayaro virus vaccine candidate using an immunocompetent mouse model of Mayaro disease

Mota, M. T. D. O., Costa, V. V., Sugimoto, M. A., Guimarães, G. D. F., Queiroz-Junior, C. M., Moreira, T. P., de Sousa, C. D., Santos, F. M., Queiroz, V. F., Passos, I., Hubner, J., Souza, D. G., Weaver, S. C., Teixeira, M. M. & Nogueira, M. L., Dec 1 2020, In : Scientific reports. 10, 1, 5306.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Infection and dissemination of venezuelan equine encephalitis virus in the epidemic mosquito vector, Aedes taeniorhynchus

Smith, D. R., Arrigo, N. C., Leal, G., Muehlberger, L. E. & Weaver, S. C., Jul 2007, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 77, 1, p. 176-187 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
16 Scopus citations

Infection patterns of o'nyong nyong virus in the malaria-transmitting mosquito, Anopheles gambiae

Brault, A. C., Foy, B. D., Myles, K. M., Kelly, C. L. H., Higgs, S., Weaver, S. C., Olson, K. E., Miller, B. R. & Powers, A. M., Dec 2004, In : Insect Molecular Biology. 13, 6, p. 625-635 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Influence of herd immunity in the cyclical nature of arboviruses

Ribeiro, G. S., Hamer, G. L., Diallo, M., Kitron, U., Ko, A. I. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 2020, In : Current Opinion in Virology. 40, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
2 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

102 Scopus citations

Insect-Specific Viruses: A Historical Overview and Recent Developments

Roundy, C. M., Azar, S. R., Rossi, S. L., Weaver, S. C. & Vasilakis, N., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Advances in Virus Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Interaction of chikungunya virus with the mosquito vector

Tsetsarkin, K., Coffey, L. L. & Weaver, S., Jan 1 2016, Chikungunya Virus: Advances in Biology, Pathogenesis, and Treatment. Springer International Publishing, p. 99-126 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Interspecies transmission and chikungunya virus emergence

Tsetsarkin, K. A., Chen, R. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 2016, In : Current Opinion in Virology. 16, p. 143-150 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

52 Scopus citations

Introductions of West Nile virus strains to Mexico

Deardorff, E., Estrada-Franco, J. G., Brault, A. C., Navarro-Lopez, R., Campomanes-Cortes, A., Paz-Ramirez, P., Solis-Hernandez, M., Ramey, W. N., Davis, C. T., Beasley, D. W. C., Tesh, R. B., Barrett, A. D. T. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 2006, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 12, 2, p. 314-318 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
52 Scopus citations

IRES-based Venezuelan equine encephalitis vaccine candidate elicits protective immunity in mice

Rossi, S. L., Guerbois, M., Gorchakov, R., Plante, K. S., Forrester, N. L. & Weaver, S. C., Mar 15 2013, In : Virology. 437, 2, p. 81-88 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 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

14 Scopus citations

IRES-dependent replication of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus makes it highly attenuated and incapable of replicating in mosquito cells

Volkova, E., Frolova, E., Darwin, J. R., Forrester, N. L., Weaver, S. C. & Frolov, I., Jul 20 2008, In : Virology. 377, 1, p. 160-169 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

IRES-driven Expression of the Capsid Protein of the Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis Virus TC-83 Vaccine Strain Increases Its Attenuation and Safety

Guerbois, M., Volkova, E., Forrester, N. L., Rossi, S. L., Frolov, I. & Weaver, S. C., May 2013, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 7, 5, e2197.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Isolation and Characterization of Madariaga Virus from a Horse in Paraíba State, Brazil

Silva, M. L. C. R., Auguste, A. J., Terzian, A. C. B., Vedovello, D., Riet-Correa, F., Macário, V. M. K., Mourão, M. P. G., Ullmann, L. S., Araújo, J. P., Weaver, S. C. & Nogueira, M. L., Jun 2017, In : Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 64, 3, p. 990-993 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 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

28 Scopus citations

Isolation and phylogenetic analysis of Mucambo virus (Venezuelan equine encephalitis complex subtype IIIA) in Trinidad

Auguste, A. J., Volk, S. M., Arrigo, N. C., Martinez, R., Ramkissoon, V., Adams, A. P., Thompson, N. N., Adesiyun, A. A., Chadee, D. D., Foster, J. E., Travassos Da Rosa, A. P. A., Tesh, R. B., Weaver, S. C. & Carrington, C. V. F., Sep 15 2009, In : Virology. 392, 1, p. 123-130 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Isolation of madre de dios virus (orthobunyavirus; Bunyaviridae), an oropouche virus Species Reassortant, from a Monkey in Venezuela

Navarro, J. C., Giambalvo, D., Hernandez, R., Auguste, A. J., Tesh, R. B., Weaver, S. C., Montañez, H., Liria, J., Lima, A., Da Rosa, J. F. S. T., Da Silva, S. P., Vasconcelos, J. M., Oliveira, R., Vianez, J. L. S. G. & Nunes, M. R. T., Aug 2016, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 95, 2, p. 328-338 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Journal policy on names of aedine mosquito genera and subgenera

Weaver, S., Sep 2005, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 73, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
5 Scopus citations
19 Scopus citations