Scott Weaver, PhD, MS

Chair

  • 19926 Citations
  • 74 h-Index
1981 …2020

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Research Output

2005

Transient or occult HIV infections may occur more frequently than progressive infections: changing the paradigm about HIV persistence.

Sahu, G. K., McNearney, T., Evans, A., Turner, A., Weaver, S., Huang, J. C., Baron, S., Paar, D. & Cloyd, M. W., 2005, In : Archives of virology. Supplementum. 19, p. 131-145 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
14 Scopus citations

Variation in interferon sensitivity and induction among strains of eastern equine encephalitis virus

Aguilar, P. V., Paessler, S., Carrara, A. S., Baron, S., Poast, J., Wang, E., Moncayo, A. C., Anishchenko, M., Watts, D., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., Sep 2005, In : Journal of virology. 79, 17, p. 11300-11310 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus infection of spiny rats

Carrara, A. S., Gonzales, M., Ferro, C., Tamayo, M., Aronson, J., Paessler, S., Anishchenko, M., Boshell, J. & Weaver, S. C., May 2005, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 11, 5, p. 663-669 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
29 Scopus citations

Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus in the guinea pig model: Evidence for epizootic virulence determinants outside the E2 envelope glycoprotein gene

Greene, I. P., Paessler, S., Anishchenko, M., Smith, D. R., Brault, A. C., Frolov, I. & Weaver, S. C., Mar 2005, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 72, 3, p. 330-338 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
16 Scopus citations
2004

Dengue emergence and adaptation to peridomestic mosquitoes

Moncayo, A. C., Fernandez, Z., Ortiz, D., Diallo, M., Sall, A., Hartman, S., Davis, C. T., Coffey, L., Mathiot, C. C., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., Oct 2004, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 10, 10, p. 1790-1796 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
71 Scopus citations

Endemic Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis in Northern Peru

Aguilar, P. V., Greene, I. P., Coffey, L. L., Medina, G., Moncayo, A. C., Anishchenko, M., Ludwig, G. V., Turell, M. J., O'Guinn, M. L., Lee, J., Tesh, R. B., Watts, D. M., Russell, K. L., Hice, C., Yanoviak, S., Morrison, A. C., Klein, T. A., Dohm, D. J., Guzman, H., Travassos Da Rosa, A. P. A. & 5 others, Guevara, C., Kochel, T., Olson, J., Cabezas, C. & Weaver, S. C., May 2004, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 10, 5, p. 880-888 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
46 Scopus citations

Experimental everglades virus infection of cotton rats (Sigmodon hispidus)

Coffey, L. L., Carrara, A. S., Paessler, S., Haynie, M. L., Bradley, R. D., Tesh, R. B. & Weaver, S. C., Dec 2004, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 10, 12, p. 2182-2188 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
18 Scopus citations
42 Scopus citations

Genetic determinants of Venezuelan equine encephalitis emergence.

Weaver, S. C., Anishchenko, M., Bowen, R., Brault, A. C., Estrada-Franco, J. G., Fernandez, Z., Greene, I., Ortiz, D., Paessler, S. & Powers, A. M., 2004, In : Archives of virology. Supplementum. 18, p. 43-64 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

35 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

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 1 2004, In : Insect Molecular Biology. 13, 6, p. 625-635 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Molecular phylogeny of the Vomerifer and Pedroi Groups in the spissipes section of the subgenus Culex (Melanoconion)

Navarro, J. C. & Weaver, S. C., Jul 2004, In : Journal of medical entomology. 41, 4, p. 575-581 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
14 Scopus citations

Susceptibility of urban and rural populations of Aedes albopictus from São Paulo State, Brazil, to infection by dengue-1 and -2 viruses

Fernández, Z., Moncayo, A., Forattini, O. P. & Weaver, S. C., Sep 2004, In : Journal of medical entomology. 41, 5, p. 961-964 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

The hamster as an animal model for eastern equine encephalitis- and its use in studies of virus entrance into the brain

Paessler, S., Aguilar, P., Anishchenko, M., Wang, H. Q., Aronson, J., Campbell, G., Cararra, A. S. & Weaver, S. C., Apr 1 2004, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 189, 11, p. 2072-2076 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Transmission cycles, host range, evolution and emergence of arboviral disease

Weaver, S. C. & Barrett, A. D. T., Oct 1 2004, In : Nature Reviews Microbiology. 2, 10, p. 789-801 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

377 Scopus citations

Use of a recombinant envelope protein subunit antigen for specific serological diagnosis of West Nile virus infection

Beasley, D. W. C., Holbrook, M. R., Travassos Da Rosa, A. P. A., Coffey, L., Carrara, A. S., Phillippi-Falkenstein, K., Bohm, R. P., Ratterree, M. S., Lillibridge, K. M., Ludwig, G. V., Estrada-Franco, J., Weaver, S. C., Tesh, R. B., Shope, R. E. & Barrett, A. D. T., Jun 2004, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 42, 6, p. 2759-2765 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Scopus citations

Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis

Weaver, S. C., Ferro, C., Barrera, R., Boshell, J. & Navarro, J. C., Feb 23 2004, In : Annual Review of Entomology. 49, p. 141-174 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

258 Scopus citations

Venezuelan equine encephalitis emergence: Enhanced vector infection from a single amino acid substitution in the envelope glycoprotein

Brault, A. C., Powers, A. M., Ortiz, D., Estrada-Franco, J. G., Navarro-Lopez, R. & Weaver, S. C., Aug 3 2004, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 101, 31, p. 11344-11349 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

115 Scopus citations

Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus, southern Mexico

Estrada-Franco, J. G., Navarro-Lopez, R., Freier, J. E., Cordova, D., Clements, T., Moncayo, A., Kang, W., Gomez-Hernandez, C., Rodriguez-Dominguez, G., Ludwig, G. V. & Weaver, S. C., Dec 2004, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 10, 12, p. 2113-2121 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
36 Scopus citations
2003

Equine amplification and virulence of subtype IE Venezuelan equine encephalitis viruses isolated during the 1993 and 1996 Mexican epizootics

Gonzalez-Salazar, D., Estrada-Franco, J. G., Carrara, A. S., Aronson, J. F. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 1 2003, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 9, 2, p. 161-168 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 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

Natural enzootic vectors of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus, Magdalena Valley, Colombia

Ferro, C., Boshell, J., Moncayo, A. C., Gonzalez, M., Ahumada, M. L., Kang, W. & Weaver, S. C., Jan 1 2003, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 9, 1, p. 49-54 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
43 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

76 Scopus citations

Structure of isolated nucleocapsids from Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus and implications for assembly and disassembly of enveloped virus

Paredes, A., Alwell-Warda, K., Weaver, S. C., Chiu, W. & Watowich, S. J., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of virology. 77, 1, p. 659-664 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Vector competence of rural and urban strains of Aedes (Stegomyia) albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) from São Paulo State, Brazil for IC, ID, and IF subtypes of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus

Fernández, Z., Moncayo, A. C., Carrara, A. S., Forattini, O. P. & Weaver, S. C., Jul 2003, In : Journal of medical entomology. 40, 4, p. 522-527 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

West Nile Virus in Mexico: Evidence of Widespread Circulation since July 2002

Estrada-Franco, J. G., Navarro-Lopez, R., Beasley, D. W. C., Coffey, L., Carrara, A. S., Da Rosa, A. T., Clements, T., Wang, E., Ludwig, G. V., Campomanes Cortes, A., Paz Ramirez, P., Tesh, R. B., Barrett, A. D. T. & Weaver, S. C., Dec 2003, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 9, 12, p. 1604-1607 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
127 Scopus citations
2002

Contrasting sylvatic foci of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus in Northern South America

Barrera, R., Ferro, C., Navarro, J. C., Freier, J., Liria, J., Salas, R., Ahumada, M., Vasquez, C., Gonzalez, M., Kang, W., Boshell, J. & Weaver, S. C., Sep 1 2002, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 67, 3, p. 324-334 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
32 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

Positively charged amino acid substitutions in the E2 envelope glycoprotein are associated with the emergence of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus

Brault, A. C., Powers, A. M., Holmes, E. C., Woelk, C. H. & Weaver, S. C., Feb 5 2002, In : Journal of virology. 76, 4, p. 1718-1730 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

73 Scopus citations

Vector infection determinants of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus reside within the E2 envelope glycoprotein

Brault, A. C., Powers, A. M. & Weaver, S. C., 2002, In : Journal of virology. 76, 12, p. 6387-6392 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations
2001

Allpahuayo virus: A newly recognized arenavirus (Arenaviridae) from arboreal rice rats (Oecomys Bicolor and Oecomys Paricola) in Northeastern Peru

Moncayo, A. C., Hice, C. L., Watts, D. M., Travassos De Rosa, A. P. A., Guzman, H., Russell, K. L., Calampa, C., Gozalo, A., Popov, V. L., Weaver, S. C. & Tesh, R. B., Jun 5 2001, In : Virology. 284, 2, p. 277-286 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Characterization of enzootic foci of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus in western Venezuela.

Barrera, R., Torres, N., Freier, J. E., Navarro, J. C., García, C. Z., Salas, R., Vasquez, C. & Weaver, S. C., Jan 1 2001, In : Vector borne and zoonotic diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.). 1, 3, p. 219-230 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Ecological studies of enzootic Venezuelan equine encephalitis in north-central Venezuela, 1997-1998

Salas, R. A., Garcia, C. Z., Liria, J., Barrera, R., Navarro, J. C., Medina, G., Vasquez, C., Fernandez, Z. & Weaver, S. C., 2001, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 64, 1-2, p. 84-92 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
33 Scopus citations

Evolutionary relationships and systematics of the alphaviruses

Powers, A. M., Brault, A. C., Shirako, Y., Strauss, E. G., Kang, W., Strauss, J. H. & Weaver, S. C., 2001, In : Journal of virology. 75, 21, p. 10118-10131 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

222 Scopus citations

Extreme genetic diversity among Pirital virus (Arenaviridae) isolates from Western Venezuela

Weaver, S. C., Salas, R. A., De Manzione, N., Fulhorst, C. F., Travasos da Rosa, A. P. A., Duno, G., Utrera, A., Mills, J. N., Ksiazek, T. G., Tovar, D., Guzman, H., Kang, W. & Tesh, R., Jun 20 2001, In : Virology. 285, 1, p. 110-118 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Genetic diversity and relationships among Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus field isolates from Colombia and Venezuela

Moncayo, A. C., Medina, G. M., Kalvatchev, Z., Brault, A. C., Barrera, R., Boshell, J., Ferro, C., Freier, J. E., Navarro, J. C., Salas, R., De Siger, J., Vasquez, C., Walder, R. & Weaver, S. C., Jan 1 2001, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 65, 6, p. 738-746 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
16 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

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

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43 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

Phylogeny of the Simbu serogroup of the genus Bunyavirus

Saeed, M. F., Li, L., Wang, H., Weaver, S. C. & Barrett, A. D. T., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of General Virology. 82, 9, p. 2173-2181 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
65 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

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
41 Scopus citations

Trocara virus: A newly recognized Alphavirus (Togaviridae) isolated from mosquitoes in the amazon basin

Travassos da Rosa, A. P. A., Turell, M. J., Watts, D. M., Powers, A. M., Vasconcelos, P. F. C., Jones, J. W., Klein, T. A., Dohm, D. J., Shope, R. E., Degallier, N., Popov, V. L., Russell, K. L., Weaver, S. C., Guzman, H., Calampa, C., Brault, A. C., Lemon, A. P. & Tesh, R. B., 2001, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 64, 1-2, p. 93-97 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
31 Scopus citations

Venezuelan equine encephalomyelitis virus structure and its divergence from Old World alphaviruses

Paredes, A., Alwell-Warda, K., Weaver, S. C., Chiu, W. & Watowich, S. J., 2001, In : Journal of virology. 75, 19, p. 9532-9537 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Virulence and viremia characteristics of 1992 epizootic subtype IC Venezuelan equine encephalitis viruses and closely related enzootic subtype ID strains

Wang, E., Bowen, R. A., Medina, G., Powers, A. M., Kang, W., Chandler, L. M., Shope, R. E. & Weaver, S. C., Jan 1 2001, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 65, 1, p. 64-69 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
43 Scopus citations
2000

Evolutionary relationships of endemic/epidemic and sylvatic dengue viruses

Wang, E., Ni, H., Xu, R., Barrett, A. D. T., Watowich, S. J., Gubler, D. J. & Weaver, S. C., 2000, In : Journal of virology. 74, 7, p. 3227-3234 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

256 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

Nucleotide sequences and phylogeny of the nucleocapsid gene of Oropouche virus

Saeed, M. F., Wang, H., Nunes, M., Vasconcelos, P. F. C., Weaver, S. C., Shope, R. E., Watts, D. M., Tesh, R. B. & Barrett, A. D. T., Jan 1 2000, In : Journal of General Virology. 81, 3, p. 743-748 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
50 Scopus citations