Scott Weaver, PhD, MS

Chair

  • 19926 Citations
  • 74 h-Index
1981 …2020

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Research Output

2011

Erratum to "Stability of RNA virus attenuation approaches" [Vaccine 29 (2011) 2230-2234]

Kenney, J. L., Volk, S. M., Pandya, J., Wang, E., Liang, X. & Weaver, S. C., Oct 19 2011, In : Vaccine. 29, 45, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Fever from the forest: Prospects for the continued emergence of sylvatic dengue virus and its impact on public health

Vasilakis, N., Cardosa, J., Hanley, K. A., Holmes, E. C. & Weaver, S. C., May 1 2011, In : Nature Reviews Microbiology. 9, 7, p. 532-541 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

166 Scopus citations

Novel chikungunya vaccine candidate with an ires-based attenuation and host range alteration mechanism

Plante, K., Wang, E., Partidos, C. D., Weger, J., Gorchakov, R., Tsetsarkin, K., Borland, E. M., Powers, A. M., Seymour, R., Stinchcomb, D. T., Osorio, J. E., Frolov, I. & Weaver, S. C., Jul 1 2011, In : PLoS pathogens. 7, 7, e1002142.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

114 Scopus citations

Probing the attenuation and protective efficacy of a candidate chikungunya virus vaccine in mice with compromised interferon (IFN) signaling

Partidos, C. D., Weger, J., Brewoo, J., Seymour, R., Borland, E. M., Ledermann, J. P., Powers, A. M., Weaver, S. C., Stinchcomb, D. T. & Osorio, J. E., Apr 5 2011, In : Vaccine. 29, 16, p. 3067-3073 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Sequential adaptive mutations enhance efficient vector switching by chikungunya virus and its epidemic emergence

Tsetsarkin, K. A. & Weaver, S. C., Dec 2011, In : PLoS pathogens. 7, 12, e1002412.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

149 Scopus citations

Serologic evidence of arboviral infections among humans in Kenya

Sutherland, L. J., Cash, A. A., Huang, Y. J. S., Sang, R. C., Malhotra, I., Moormann, A. M., King, C. L., Weaver, S. C., King, C. H. & LaBeaud, A. D., Jul 2011, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 85, 1, p. 158-161 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Squalamine as a broad-spectrum systemic antiviral agent with therapeutic potential

Zasloff, M., Adams, A. P., Beckerman, B., Campbell, A., Han, Z., Luijten, E., Meza, I., Julander, J., Mishra, A., Qu, W., Taylor, J. M., Weaver, S. C. & Wong, G. C. L., Oct 20 2011, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 108, 38, p. 15978-15983 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

60 Scopus citations

Stability of RNA virus attenuation approaches

Kenney, J. L., Volk, S. M., Pandya, J., Wang, E., Liang, X. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 8 2011, In : Vaccine. 29, 12, p. 2230-2234 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

The structure of barmah forest virus as revealed by cryo-electron microscopy at a 6-angstrom resolution has detailed transmembrane protein architecture and interactions

Kostyuchenko, V. A., Jakana, J., Liu, X., Haddow, A. D., Aung, M., Weaver, S. C., Chiu, W. & Lok, S. M., Sep 2011, In : Journal of virology. 85, 18, p. 9327-9333 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations

Use of Sindbis/eastern equine encephalitis chimeric viruses in plaque reduction neutralization tests for arboviral disease diagnostics

Johnson, B. W., Kosoy, O., Wang, E., Delorey, M., Russell, B., Bowen, R. A. & Weaver, S. C., Sep 2011, In : Clinical and Vaccine Immunology. 18, 9, p. 1486-1491 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2010

A proposal to change existing virus species names to non-Latinized binomials

van Regenmortel, M. H. V., Burke, D. S., Calisher, C. H., Dietzgen, R. G., Fauquet, C. M., Ghabrial, S. A., Jahrling, P. B., Johnson, K. M., Holbrook, M. R., Horzinek, M. C., Keil, G. M., Kuhn, J. H., Mahy, B. W. J., Martelli, G. P., Pringle, C., Rybicki, E. P., Skern, T., Tesh, R. B., Wahl-Jensen, V., Walker, P. J. & 1 others, Weaver, S. C., Nov 2010, In : Archives of virology. 155, 11, p. 1909-1919 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Cotton rats and house sparrows as hosts for north and south american strains of eastern equine encephalitis virus

Arrigo, N. C., Paige Adams, A., Watts, D. M., Newman, P. C. & Weaver, S. C., 2010, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 16, 9, p. 1373-1380 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Evolutionary patterns of eastern equine encephalitis virus in North versus South America suggest ecological differences and taxonomic revision

Arrigo, N. C., Paige, A. & Weaver, S. C., Jan 2010, In : Journal of virology. 84, 2, p. 1014-1025 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 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

222 Scopus citations

Present and future arboviral threats

Weaver, S. C. & Reisen, W. K., Feb 1 2010, In : Antiviral research. 85, 2, p. 328-345 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

750 Scopus citations

Short report: Experimental infections of Oryzomys couesi with sympatric arboviruses from Mexico

Deardorff, E. R., Forrester, N. L., Travassos Da Rosa, A. P., Estrada-Franco, J. G., Navarro-Lopez, R., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 2010, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 82, 2, p. 350-353 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Short report: Isolation and characterization of sylvatic mosquito-borne viruses in Trinidad: Enzootic transmission and a new potential vector of Mucambo virus

Auguste, A. J., Adams, A. P., Arrigo, N. C., Martinez, R., Travassos Da Rosa, A. P. A., Adesiyun, A. A., Chadee, D. D., Tesh, R. B., Carrington, C. V. F. & Weaver, S. C., Dec 2010, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 83, 6, p. 1262-1265 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Silent circulation of arboviruses in Cameroon.

Fokam, E. B., Levai, L. D., Guzman, H., Amelia, P. A., Titanji, V. P., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., Jun 2010, In : East African medical journal. 87, 6, p. 262-268 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
32 Scopus citations

Sylvatic dengue viruses share the pathogenic potential of urban/endemic dengue viruses

Vasilakis, N., Cardosa, J., Diallo, M., Sall, A. A., Holmes, E. C., Hanley, K. A. & Weaver, S. C., Apr 2010, In : Journal of virology. 84, 7, p. 3726-3727 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

19 Scopus citations

Transmission potential of two chimeric western equine encephalitis vaccine candidates in Culex tarsalis

Kenney, J. L., Adams, A. P. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 1 2010, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 82, 2, p. 354-359 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Understanding the alphaviruses: Recent research on important emerging pathogens and progress towards their control

Gould, E. A., Coutard, B., Malet, H., Morin, B., Jamal, S., Weaver, S., Gorbalenya, A., Moureau, G., Baronti, C., Delogu, I., Forrester, N., Khasnatinov, M., Gritsun, T., de Lamballerie, X. & Canard, B., Aug 2010, In : Antiviral research. 87, 2, p. 111-124 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

57 Scopus citations
20 Scopus citations

Yellow fever virus maintenance in Trinidad and its dispersal throughout the Americas

Auguste, A. J., Lemey, P., Pybus, O. G., Suchard, M. A., Salas, R. A., Adesiyun, A. A., Barrett, A. D., Tesh, R. B., Weaver, S. C. & Carrington, C. V. F., Oct 2010, In : Journal of virology. 84, 19, p. 9967-9977 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations
2009

Alphaviral Encephalitides

Weaver, S. C. & Paessler, S., Dec 1 2009, Vaccines for Biodefense and Emerging and Neglected Diseases. Elsevier Inc., p. 339-359 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

10 Scopus citations

Characterization of Culex Flavivirus (Flaviviridae) strains isolated from mosquitoes in the United States and Trinidad

Kim, D. Y., Guzman, H., Bueno, R., Dennett, J. A., Auguste, A. J., Carrington, C. V. F., Popov, V. L., Weaver, S. C., Beasley, D. W. C. & Tesh, R. B., Mar 30 2009, In : Virology. 386, 1, p. 154-159 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

78 Scopus citations

Chimeric alphavirus vaccine candidates protect mice from intranasal challenge with western equine encephalitis virus

Atasheva, S., Wang, E., Adams, A. P., Plante, K. S., Ni, S., Taylor, K., Miller, M. E., Frolov, I. & Weaver, S. C., Jul 9 2009, In : Vaccine. 27, 32, p. 4309-4319 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations

Effects of habitat conversion on temporal activity patterns of phyllostomid bats in lowland amazonian rain forest

Presley, S. J., Willig, M. R., Castro-Arellano, I. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 1 2009, In : Journal of Mammalogy. 90, 1, p. 210-221 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Scopus citations

Epistatic roles of E2 glycoprotein mutations in adaption of Chikungunya virus to Aedes albopictus and Ae. Aegypti mosquitoes

Tsetsarkin, K. A., McGee, C. E., Volk, S. M., Vanlandingham, D. L., Weaver, S. C. & Higgs, S., Aug 31 2009, In : PloS one. 4, 8, e6835.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

138 Scopus citations

Experimental infection of potential reservoir hosts with venezuelan equine encephalitis virus, Mexico

Deardorff, E. R., Forrester, N. L., Travassos Da Rosa, A. P., Estrada-Franco, J. G., Navarro-Lopez, R., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., Apr 2009, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 15, 4, p. 519-525 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Genetic characterization of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus from Bolivia, Ecuador and Peru: Identification of a new subtype ID lineage

Aguilar, P. V., Adams, A. P., Suárez, V., Beingolea, L., Vargas, J., Manock, S., Freire, J., Espinoza, W. R., Felices, V., Diaz, A., Liang, X., Roca, Y., Weaver, S. C. & Kochel, T. J., Sep 2009, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 3, 9, e514.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
14 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

Low-level plasma HIVs in patients on prolonged suppressive highly active antiretroviral therapy are produced mostly by cells other than CD4 T-cells

Sahu, G. K., Paar, D., Frost, S. D. W., Smith, M. M., Weaver, S. & Cloyd, M. W., Jan 1 2009, In : Journal of Medical Virology. 81, 1, p. 9-15 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations
235 Scopus citations

Mosquitoes put the brake on arbovirus evolution: Experimental evolution reveals slower mutation accumulation in mosquito than vertebrate cells

Vasilakis, N., Deardorff, E. R., Kenney, J. L., Rossi, S. L., Hanley, K. A. & Weaver, S. C., Jun 2009, In : PLoS pathogens. 5, 6, e1000467.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

102 Scopus citations

Susceptibility of the Aotus nancymaae owl monkey to eastern equine encephalitis

Espinosa, B. J., Weaver, S. C., Paessler, S., Brining, D., Salazar, M. & Kochel, T., Mar 10 2009, In : Vaccine. 27, 11, p. 1729-1734 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

The continuous spread of West Nile virus (WNV): Seroprevalence in asymptomatic horses

Alonso-Padilla, J., Loza-Rubio, E., Escribano-Romero, E., Córdoba, L., Cuevas, S., Mejí, F., Calderón, R., Milián, F., Travassos da Rosa, A., Weaver, S. C., Estrada-Franco, J. G. & Saiz, J. C., Sep 14 2009, In : Epidemiology and infection. 137, 8, p. 1163-1168 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Vaccines for Venezuelan equine encephalitis

Paessler, S. & Weaver, S. C., Nov 5 2009, In : Vaccine. 27, SUPPL. 4, p. D80-D85

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Scopus citations

Venezuelan equine encephalitis in Panama: Fatal endemic disease and genetic diversity of etiologic viral strains

Quiroz, E., Aguilar, P. V., Cisneros, J., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., 2009, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 3, 6, e472.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
34 Scopus citations
2008

A five-amino-acid deletion of the eastern equine encephalitis virus capsid protein attenuates replication in mammalian systems but not in mosquito cells

Aguilar, P. V., Leung, L. W., Wang, E., Weaver, S. C. & Basler, C. F., Jul 2008, In : Journal of virology. 82, 14, p. 6972-6983 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Alphavirus production is inhibited in neurofibromin 1-deficient cells through activated RAS signalling

Kolokoltsova, O. A., Domina, A. M., Kolokoltsov, A. A., Davey, R. A., Weaver, S. C. & Watowich, S. J., Jul 20 2008, In : Virology. 377, 1, p. 133-142 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Arbovirus Evolution

Hanley, K. A. & Weaver, S. C., Dec 1 2008, Origin and Evolution of Viruses. Elsevier Ltd, p. 351-391 41 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

22 Scopus citations

Arbovirus evolution in vivo is constrained by host alternation

Coffey, L. L., Vasilakis, N., Brault, A. C., Powers, A. M., Tripet, F. R. & Weaver, S. C., May 13 2008, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105, 19, p. 6970-6975 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

133 Scopus citations

Chapter 1 The History and Evolution of Human Dengue Emergence

Vasilakis, N. & Weaver, S. C., Dec 9 2008, Advances in Virus Research. Maramorosch, K., Shatkin, A. & Murphy, F. (eds.). p. 1-76 76 p. (Advances in Virus Research; vol. 72).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

123 Scopus citations

Chimeric alphavirus vaccine candidates for chikungunya

Wang, E., Volkova, E., Adams, A. P., Forrester, N., Xiao, S. Y., Frolov, I. & Weaver, S. C., Sep 15 2008, In : Vaccine. 26, 39, p. 5030-5039 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

131 Scopus citations

Common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus) as a nonhuman primate model to assess the virulence of eastern equine encephalitis virus strains

Adams, A. P., Aronson, J. F., Tardif, S. D., Patterson, J. L., Brasky, K. M., Geiger, R., De La Garza, M., Carrion, R. & Weaver, S. C., Sep 2008, In : Journal of virology. 82, 18, p. 9035-9042 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

Eastern equine encephalitis in a captive harbor seal (Phoca vitulina)

McBride, M. P., Sims, M. A., Cooper, R. W., Nyaoke, A. C., Cullion, C., Kiupel, M., Frasca, S., Forrester, N., Weaver, S. C. & Weber, E. S., Dec 1 2008, In : Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine. 39, 4, p. 631-637 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
Open Access
14 Scopus citations

Functional pseudotyping of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 vectors by western equine encephalitis virus envelope glycoprotein

Poluri, A., Ainsworth, R., Weaver, S. C. & Sutton, R. E., Dec 2008, In : Journal of virology. 82, 24, p. 12580-12584 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations