Zika Virus: Diagnosis, Therapeutics, and Vaccine.


Journal Article

The current explosive epidemic of Zika virus in South and Central America, as well as the Caribbean, poses a global public health emergency. Here we comment on the challenges on development of better diagnosis and potential therapeutics and vaccine for Zika virus.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Shan, C; Xie, X; Barrett, ADT; Garcia-Blanco, MA; Tesh, RB; Vasconcelos, PFDC; Vasilakis, N; Weaver, SC; Shi, P-Y

Published Date

  • March 11, 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 2 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 170 - 172

PubMed ID

  • 27623030

Pubmed Central ID

  • 27623030

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2373-8227

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1021/acsinfecdis.6b00030


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States