Japanese encephalitis information
Japanese encephalitis (JE) is a mosquito-borne viral disease associated with reproductive losses in pigs and inflammation of the brain in horses and people.
Find a quick reference guide to Japanese encephalitis—cause, clinical signs and control measures.
Read what steps Queensland pig owners and operators can take to protect pigs against Japanese encephalitis virus and how to remain alert for signs of infection.
Read what steps Queensland horse owners can take to protect their horses against Japanese encephalitis virus and how to remain alert for signs of infection.
Read guidelines for veterinarians dealing with suspected cases of Japanese encephalitis.