St. Louis Encephalitis Virus Detected in Tranquility, CA

ST. LOUIS ENCEPHALITIS VIRUS DETECTED IN WESTERN FRESNO COUNTY FIREBAUGH, CALIFORNIA – The Fresno Westside Mosquito Abatement District has received confirmation that mosquito samples collected north of the census-designated place of Tranquility, in Western Fresno County have tested positive for St. Louis Encephalitis virus (SLEV). SLEV is transmitted via the bite of Culex mosquitoes (the[…]