Zika: the origin and spread of a mosquito-borne virus

@inproceedings{Kindhauser2016ZikaTO,
  title={Zika: the origin and spread of a mosquito-borne virus},
  author={Mary Kay Kindhauser and Tomas J. Allen and Veronika Frank and Ravi Shankar Santhana and Christopher Dye},
  booktitle={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  year={2016}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the temporal and geographical distribution of Zika virus infection and associated neurological disorders, from 1947 to 1 February 2016, when Zika became a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC). METHODS We did a literature search using the terms "Zika" and "ZIKV" in PubMed, cross-checked the findings for completeness against other published reviews and added formal notifications to WHO submitted under the International Health Regulations. FINDINGS… CONTINUE READING
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