Encephalitis, St. Louis




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  • Scope Note: A species of FLAVIVIRUS, one of the Japanese encephalitis virus group (ENCEPHALITIS VIRUSES, JAPANESE), which is the etiologic agent of ST. LOUIS ENCEPHALITIS in the United States, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.
  • Annotation: infection = ENCEPHALITIS, ST. LOUIS

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Hierarchical terms

Encephalitis, St. Louis

Equivalent terms

Encephalitis, St. Louis

  • UF Encephalitis Viruses, St. Louis
  • UF Saint Louis Encephalitis Virus
  • UF St. Louis Encephalitis Viruses
  • UF St. Louis encephalitis virus
  • UF Virus, St. Louis Encephalitis
  • UF Viruses, St. Louis Encephalitis

Associated terms

Encephalitis, St. Louis

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Margaret Gladys Smith Papers

  • FC013
  • Collection
  • 1932-1970

The Margaret G. Smith Papers have been organized into seven organizational series. The majority of these files include items relating to her work in the Pathology Department at the Washington University School of Medicine. Noteworthy are Dr. Smith’s twenty-nine scientific notebooks in Series 1 as well as the files in Series 4 regarding Dr. Smith’s work on the St. Louis encephalitis outbreaks.

Smith, Margaret G.

Andrew B. Jones Papers

  • FC135
  • Collection
  • 1935-1958

Five short publications and one unpublished typescript documenting the career and interests of Andrew B. Jones, Professor of Neurology, 1935-1958 and n.d. Several publications are on outbreaks of St. Louis encephalitis in the 1930s.

In his oral history interview, Jones discusses some of his experiences as a medical officer during World War I. He also recalls some of the changes he witnessed over the years in the field of neurology and at the Washington University School of Medicine. Jones recalls some of his colleagues, such as Vilray P. Blair, George Dock, Ernest Sachs, and Sidney Schwab.

Jones, Andrew B.