Scott Weaver, PhD, MS

Chair

  • 20302 Citations
  • 74 h-Index
1981 …2020

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Research Output

Potential of ancestral sylvatic dengue-2 viruses to re-emerge

Vasilakis, N., Shell, E. J., Fokam, E. B., Mason, P. W., Hanley, K. A., Estes, D. M. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 20 2007, In : Virology. 358, 2, p. 402-412 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 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. C., Sall, A. A. & Diallo, M., Nov 2 2015, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 15, 1, 492.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

128 Scopus citations

Potential role of sylvatic and domestic African mosquito species in dengue emergence

Diallo, M., Sall, A. A., Moncayo, A. C., Ba, Y., Fernandez, Z., Ortiz, D., Coffey, L. L., Mathiot, C., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., Aug 2005, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 73, 2, p. 445-449 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
66 Scopus citations

Potential sources of the 1995 venezuelan equine encephalitis subtype IC epidemic

Brault, A. C., Powers, A. M., Medina, G., Wang, E., Kang, W., Salas, R. A., De Siger, J. & Weaver, S. C., 2001, In : Journal of virology. 75, 13, p. 5823-5832 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Preclinical Evaluation of a Live Attenuated Chikungunya Vaccine

Livengood, J. A., Partidos, C. D., Plante, K., Seymour, R., Gorchakov, R., Varga, L., Paykel, J., Weger, J., Haller, A., Stinchcomb, D. T., Osorio, J. & Weaver, S., May 7 2012, In : Procedia in Vaccinology. 6, p. 141-149 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Prediction and prevention of urban arbovirus epidemics: A challenge for the global virology community

Weaver, S. C., Aug 2018, In : Antiviral research. 156, p. 80-84 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

18 Scopus citations

Present and future arboviral threats

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

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

762 Scopus citations
3 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

51 Scopus citations

Protective immunity by an engineered DNA vaccine for mayaro virus

Choi, H., Kudchodkar, S. B., Reuschel, E. L., Asijaid, K., Borole, P., Ho, M., Wojtak, K., Reed, C., Ramos, S., Bopp, N. E., Aguilar, P. V., Weaver, S. C., Kim, J. J., Humeau, L., Tebas, P., Weiner, D. B. & Muthumani, K., Feb 2019, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 13, 2, e0007042.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Scopus citations

Pseudotyped viruses permit rapid detection of neutralizing antibodies in human and equine serum against Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus

Kolokoltsov, A. A., Wang, E., Colpitts, T. M., Weaver, S. C. & Davey, R. A., 2006, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 75, 4, p. 702-709 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
11 Scopus citations

Radiation-induced lesion of the oral cavity: Thorium depositions detected by x-ray microanalysis

Terzakis, J. A., Blake, M. N., Weaver, S. C. & Reidy, J. J., Apr 1985, In : Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology. 59, 4, p. 399-404 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rapid, Affordable and Portable Medium-Throughput Molecular Device for Zika Virus

Chan, K., Weaver, S., Wong, P. Y., Lie, S., Wang, E., Guerbois, M., Vayugundla, S. P. & Wong, S., Dec 9 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 38223.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Rationally attenuated vaccines for venezuelan equine encephalitis protect against epidemic strains with a single dose

Rossi, S. L., Russell-Lodrigue, K. E., Plante, K. S., Bergren, N. A., Gorchakov, R., Roy, C. J. & Weaver, S. C., Sep 2020, In : Vaccines. 8, 3, p. 1-16 16 p., 497.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Recombinant alphaviruses are safe and useful serological diagnostic tools

Ni, H., Yun, N. E., Zacks, M. A., Weaver, S. C., Tesh, R. B., Travassos Da Rosa, A. P., Powers, A. M., Frolov, I. & Paessler, S., Apr 2007, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 76, 4, p. 774-781 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
18 Scopus citations

Recombinant Isfahan virus and vesicular stomatitis virus vaccine vectors provide durable, multivalent, single-dose protection against lethal alphavirus challenge

Nasar, F., Matassov, D., Seymour, R. L., Latham, T., Gorchakov, R. V., Nowak, R. M., Leal, G., Hamm, S., Eldridge, J. H., Tesh, R. B., Clarke, D. K. & Weaver, S. C., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of virology. 91, 8, e01729-16.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Recombinant Sindbis/Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus is highly attenuated and immunogenic

Paessler, S., Fayzulin, R. Z., Anishchenko, M., Greene, I. P., Weaver, S. C. & Frolov, I., Sep 1 2003, In : Journal of virology. 77, 17, p. 9278-9286 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Scopus citations

Recombinational history and molecular evolution of western equine encephalomyelitis complex alphaviruses

Weaver, S. C., Kang, W., Shirako, Y., Rümenapf, T., Strauss, E. G. & Strauss, J. H., 1997, In : Journal of virology. 71, 1, p. 613-623 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
133 Scopus citations

Recommendations for publication of viral genetic data and sample access for novel viruses and strains

Arrigo, N. C., Briese, T., Calisher, C. H., Drebot, M. A., Hjelle, B., LeDuc, J. W., Powers, A. M., Repik, P. M., Roehrig, J. T., Schmaljohn, C. S., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 2012, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 86, 2, p. 189-191 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

2 Scopus citations

Re-emergence of chikungunya and o'nyong-nyong viruses: Evidence for distinct geographical lineages and distant evolutionary relationships

Powers, A. M., Brault, A. C., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., 2000, In : Journal of General Virology. 81, 2, p. 471-479 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
413 Scopus citations

Re-emergence of epidemic Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis in South America

Weaver, S. C., Salas, R., Rico-Hesse, R., Ludwig, G. V., Oberste, M. S., Boshell, J. & Tesh, R. B., Aug 17 1996, In : Lancet. 348, 9025, p. 436-440 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

210 Scopus citations

Repeated emergence of epidemic/epizootic Venezuelan equine encephalitis from a single genotype of enzootic subtype ID virus

Powers, A. M., Oberste, M. S., Brault, A. C., Rico-Hesse, R., Schmura, S. M., Smith, J. F., Kang, W., Sweeney, W. P. & Weaver, S. C., 1997, In : Journal of virology. 71, 9, p. 6697-6705 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
84 Scopus citations

Replication and clearance of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus from the brains of animals vaccinated with chimeric SIN/VEE viruses

Paessler, S., Ni, H., Petrakova, O., Fayzulin, R. Z., Yun, N., Anishchenko, M., Weaver, S. C. & Frolov, I., Mar 2006, In : Journal of virology. 80, 6, p. 2784-2796 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

56 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
2 Scopus citations

Reverse transcription-PCR-enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for rapid detection and differentiation of alphavirus infections

Wang, E., Paessler, S., Aguilar, P. V., Carrara, A. S., Ni, K., Greene, I. P. & Weaver, S. C., Nov 2006, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 44, 11, p. 4000-4008 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Review and case report of a Bulgarian patient with Dobrava virus infection and associated haemorragic fever with renal syndrome

Kalvatchev, N., Christova, I., Weaver, S. C. & Adams, A. P., Feb 1 2013, In : Biotechnology and Biotechnological Equipment. 27, 1, p. 3465-3469 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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

Risks and challenges of arboviral diseases in Sudan: The urgent need for actions

Ahmed, A., Dietrich, I., Desiree LaBeaud, A., Lindsay, S. W., Musa, A. & Weaver, S. C., 2020, In : Viruses. 12, 1, 81.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
2 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

RNA virus quasispecies: Significance for viral disease and epidemiology

Duarte, E. A., Novella, I. S., Weaver, S. C., Domingo, E., Wain-Hobson, S., Clarke, D. K., Moya, A., Elena, S. F., De la Torre, J. C. & Holland, J. J., 1994, In : Infectious agents and disease. 3, 4, p. 201-214 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

153 Scopus citations

Role of microglia in the dissemination of zika virus from mother to fetal brain

Xu, P., Shan, C., Dunn, T. J., Xie, X., Xia, H., Gao, J., Labastida, J. A., Zou, J., Villarreal, P. P., Schlagal, C. R., Yu, Y., Vargas, G., Rossi, S. L., Vasilakis, N., Shi, P. Y., Weaver, S. C. & Wu, P., Jul 2020, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 14, 7, p. 1-21 21 p., e0008413.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Role of monkeys in the sylvatic cycle of chikungunya virus in Senegal

Althouse, B. M., Guerbois, M., Cummings, D. A. T., Diop, O. M., Faye, O., Faye, A., Diallo, D., Sadio, B. D., Sow, A., Faye, O., Sall, A. A., Diallo, M., Benefit, B., Simons, E., Watts, D. M., Weaver, S. C. & Hanley, K. A., Dec 1 2018, In : Nature communications. 9, 1, 1046.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Scientists’ warning to humanity: microorganisms and climate change

Cavicchioli, R., Ripple, W. J., Timmis, K. N., Azam, F., Bakken, L. R., Baylis, M., Behrenfeld, M. J., Boetius, A., Boyd, P. W., Classen, A. T., Crowther, T. W., Danovaro, R., Foreman, C. M., Huisman, J., Hutchins, D. A., Jansson, J. K., Karl, D. M., Koskella, B., Mark Welch, D. B., Martiny, J. B. H. & 13 others, Moran, M. A., Orphan, V. J., Reay, D. S., Remais, J. V., Rich, V. I., Singh, B. K., Stein, L. Y., Stewart, F. J., Sullivan, M. B., van Oppen, M. J. H., Weaver, S. C., Webb, E. A. & Webster, N. S., Sep 1 2019, In : Nature Reviews Microbiology. 17, 9, p. 569-586 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
98 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

150 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

Serological evidence of flaviviruses and alphaviruses in Livestock and Wildlife in Trinidad

Thompson, N. N., Auguste, A. J., Coombs, D., Blitvich, B. J., Carrington, C. V. F., Da Rosa, A. P. T., Wang, E., Chadee, D. D., Drebot, M. A., Tesh, R. B., Weaver, S. C. & Adesiyun, A. A., Nov 1 2012, In : Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 12, 11, p. 969-978 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 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

49 Scopus citations

Serologic evidence of various arboviruses detected in white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in the United States

Pedersen, K., Wang, E., Weaver, S. C., Wolf, P. C., Randall, A. R., Van Why, K. R., Da Rosa, A. P. A. T. & Gidlewski, T., Jan 1 2017, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 97, 2, p. 319-323 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Serologic evidence of widespread everglades virus activity in dogs, Florida

Coffey, L. L., Crawford, C., Dee, J., Miller, R., Freier, J. & Weaver, S. C., Dec 2006, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 12, 12, p. 1873-1879 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
13 Scopus citations

Serosurvey of selected arboviral pathogens in freeranging, two-toed sloths (Choloepus hoffmanni) and three-toed sloths (Bradypus variegatus) in Costa Rica, 2005–07

Medlin, S., Deardorff, E. R., Hanley, C. S., Vergneau-Grosset, C., Siudak-Campfield, A., Dallwig, R., Da Rosa, A. T., Tesh, R. B., Martin, M. P., Weaver, S. C., Vaughan, C., Ramirez, O., Sladky, K. K. & Paul-Murphy, J., Oct 2016, In : Journal of wildlife diseases. 52, 4, p. 883-892 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 from patient with coronavirus disease, United States

Harcourt, J., Tamin, A., Lu, X., Kamili, S., Sakthivel, S. K., Murray, J., Queen, K., Tao, Y., Paden, C. R., Zhang, J., Li, Y., Uehara, A., Wang, H., Goldsmith, C., Bullock, H. A., Wang, L., Whitaker, B., Lynch, B., Gautam, R., Schindewolf, C. & 14 others, Lokugamage, K. G., Scharton, D., Plante, J. A., Mirchandani, D., Widen, S. G., Narayanan, K., Makino, S., Ksiazek, T. G., Plante, K. S., Weaver, S. C., Lindstrom, S., Tong, S., Menachery, V. D. & Thornburg, N. J., Jun 1 2020, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 26, 6, p. 1266-1273 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
48 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

Short report: Serological evidence of West Nile virus activity in El Salvador

Cruz, L., Cardenas, V. M., Abarca, M., Rodriguez, T., Reyna, R. F., Serpas, M. V., Fontaine, R. E., Beasley, D. W. C., Travassos Da Rosa, A. P. A., Weaver, S. C., Tesh, R. B., Powers, A. M. & Suarez-Rangel, G., May 2005, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 72, 5, p. 612-615 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
46 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

16 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

3 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

10 Scopus citations

Short report: Antigenic relationships between sylvatic and endemic dengue viruses

Vasilakis, N., Durbin, A. P., Travassos Da Rosa, A. P. A., Munoz-Jordan, J. L., Tesh, R. & Weaver, S. C., Jul 2008, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 79, 1, p. 128-132 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
25 Scopus citations

Silent circulation of arboviruses in Cameroon

Fokam, E. B., Levai, L. D., Guzman, H., Amelia, P. A., Titanji, V. P. K., 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

29 Scopus citations

Spatial dispersion of adult mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in a sylvatic focus of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus

Méndez, W., Liria, J., Navarro, J. C., García, C. Z., Freier, J. E., Salas, R., Weaver, S. C. & Barrera, R., Nov 2001, In : Journal of medical entomology. 38, 6, p. 813-821 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
42 Scopus citations