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Elevation as a proxy for mosquito-borne Zika virus transmission in the Americas

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When Zika virus (ZIKV) first began its spread from Brazil to other parts of the Americas, national-level travel notices were issued, carrying with them significant economic consequences to affected countries. Although regions of some affected countries were likely unsuitable for mosquito-borne transmission of ZIKV, the absence of high quality, timely surveillance data made it difficult to confidently demarcate infection risk at a sub-national level. In the absence of...

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10.1371/journal.pone.0178211

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Miniota, J More by this author
Joseph, HA More by this author
Kraemer, MUG More by this author
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Hay, S
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PLoS One Journal website
Publication date:
2017-05-05
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2017-05-09
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1932-6203
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pubs:697382
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uri:6696317a-cc10-4b42-a39e-a933368ca6c4
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uuid:6696317a-cc10-4b42-a39e-a933368ca6c4
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pubs:697382

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