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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 325659, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/325659
Review Article

Evolution of Mosquito-Based Arbovirus Surveillance Systems in Australia

1Public Health Virology, Communicable Diseases Unit, Queensland Health Forensic and Scientific Services, 39 Kessels Rd, Coopers Plains, Queensland 4108, Australia
2Discipline of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Biomedical, Biomolecular and Chemical Sciences, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia 6009, Australia
3School of Public Health, Tropical Medicine and Rehabilitative Services, James Cook University, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia

Received 2 November 2011; Accepted 7 December 2011

Academic Editor: Bradley J. Blitvich

Copyright © 2012 Andrew F. van den Hurk et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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