Zika virus: epidemiology, clinical features and host-virus interactions.


Very recently, Zika virus (ZIKV) has gained a medical importance following the large-scale epidemics in South Pacific and Latin America. This paper reviews information on the epidemiology and clinical features of Zika disease with a particular emphasis on the host-virus interactions that contribute to the pathogenicity of ZIKV in humans.

DOI: 10.1016/j.micinf.2016.03.009
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@article{Hamel2016ZikaVE, title={Zika virus: epidemiology, clinical features and host-virus interactions.}, author={Rodolphe Hamel and Florian Li{\'e}geois and Sineewanlaya Wichit and Julien Pompon and Fod{\'e} Diop and Lo{\"{i}c Talignani and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Thomas and Philippe Despr{\`e}s and Hans Yssel and Doroth{\'e}e Miss{\'e}}, journal={Microbes and infection}, year={2016}, volume={18 7-8}, pages={441-9} }