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Table 4 Summary of VEEV RNA detection in saliva and bodies of Oc. detritus

From: Laboratory transmission potential of British mosquitoes for equine arboviruses

Temperature (°C) Timepoint (days) Total no. of surviving mosquitoes No. with detectable viral RNA in body No. with detectable viral RNA in saliva % with detectable viral RNA in body % with detectable viral RNA in saliva
18 14 25 3 0 12 0
21 28 23 9 82.1 32.1
28 30 23 2 76.7 6.7
21 7 29 11 0 37.9 0
14 30 23 3 76.7 10.0
21 28 25 1 89.3 3.6
28 15 5 0 33.3 0
24 7 30 22 7 73.3 23.3
14 28 25 0 89.3 0
21 27 27 6 100.0 22.2
28 30 27 1 90.0 3.3