Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus Genome Project

The mosquito Culux pipiens quinquefasciatus, a vector for West Nile Virus and other viral encephalitides, will be sequenced in collaboration with the Broad Institute.

Investigators and Collaborators

Atkinson, Peter W.

University of California Riverside

Collins, Frank

University of Notre Dame

El-Sayed, Najib

Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, University of Maryland

Hemingway, Janet

School of Tropical Medicine, University of Liverpool

Lee, Norman H.

Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, The George Washington University School