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Current trends in Zika vaccine development.

Abstract:

The Zika virus (ZIKV) was first isolated in 1947 in Uganda. While it took 60 years for this virus to cause major outbreaks, an important shift in its ability to cause epidemics took place in the first and second decades of the this century: in 2007 in Yap Island, Micronesia, followed by French Polynesia in 2013 and, finally in 2015 and 2016, when ZIKV infections occurred throughout South America, Central America and the Caribbean, spreading rapidly to reach North America in just a single year...

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Peer reviewed
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Lagunas-Rangel, FA More by this author
Viveros-Sandoval, ME More by this author
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Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDM, CCMP
Publisher:
Mediscript Ltd Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Virus Eradication Journal website
Volume:
3
Issue:
3
Pages:
124-127
Publication date:
2017-07-05
EISSN:
2055-6659
ISSN:
2055-6640
Pubs id:
pubs:713232
URN:
uri:f93857c7-a2a7-4a7d-923b-d903e82872af
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uuid:f93857c7-a2a7-4a7d-923b-d903e82872af
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pubs:713232
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English
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