Threatening Mosquito-Borne Disease: LAC or La Crosse Encephalitis

Many threatening diseases come from mosquitoes. One of them is LAC or La Crosse encephalitis. LAC is an illness caused by a virus. An infected mosquito transmits this virus by having a blood meal. This bunnyavirus is part of the California serogroup. It is also a close relative of the Jamestown Canyon Virus. In 1964, … Read more