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What does WEE stand for?

WEE stands for Western Equine Encephalitis

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Viral causes of encephalitis (1) Worldwide distribution Limited to a certain geographic area Herpes viruses Flavi viruses * Herpessimplexvirus(HSV) * West Nile virus * Varicella-zoster virus (VZV) * Japanese encephalitis virus * Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) * St Louis encephalitis * Cytomegalovirus (CMV) * Tick-borne encephalitis virus * Human herpesvirus 6 Non-polio enteroviruses Alpha viruses * Western equine encephalitis virus * Eastern equine encephalitis virus Rabies virus Mumps virus Herpes simplex virus type-1 encephalitis (HSE) is the most common cause of sporadic fatal encephalitis worldwide and is a medical emergency.
Her Majesty the Queen in right of Canada (Ottawa, Canada) has patented mammalian expression vector, under which expression of the structural genes of western equine encephalitis virus have been placed under the control of an eucaryotic promoter.
Bear in mind that West Nile is only one in the family of viruses that cause illness affecting the central nervous system, which also includes California, Eastern equine, Powassan, St Louis, Venezuelan equine, and Western equine encephalitis (4).