Zika Virus Emergence and Expansion: Lessons Learned from Dengue and Chikungunya May Not Provide All the Answers.

Abstract

Following the emergence of Zika in the past decade, there are lessons to be learned from similar emergence events of dengue (DENV) and chikungunya (CHIKV). Specifically, as Zika emerges in the Americas there is a natural tendency to apply the knowledge base of DENV and CHIKV to mitigation and control of a virus with such a similar transmission system… (More)
DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0866

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@article{Christofferson2016ZikaVE, title={Zika Virus Emergence and Expansion: Lessons Learned from Dengue and Chikungunya May Not Provide All the Answers.}, author={Rebecca C Christofferson}, journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene}, year={2016}, volume={95 1}, pages={15-8} }