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  1. ... Zika virus is a newly emergent mosquito-borne flavivirus. Once almost ignored epidemiologically, recent major outbreaks and links to neurological birth defects have focused attention on this neglected pathogen. ... //... We review the discovery, biology and symptomatology of Zika virus, what is known and not known about the mosquitoes that transmit the virus, conspiracy theories currently hampering control efforts, and potential ...
    Date: 1969-12-31T19:00:23-0500
  2. We present here the proceedings of the 5th seminar on emerging infectious diseases (EIDs), held in Paris on March 22nd, 2016, with seven priority proposals that can be outlined as follows:$\bullet$Encourage research on the prediction, screening and early detection of new risks ...
  3. ... apply our technique to West Nile virus (WNV), an emerging disease of public health relevance related to Zika virus. Our analysis suggests that the most abundant infectible cells are short-lived and could motivate therapy ...
    Date: 1969-12-31T19:00:10-0500
  4. ... Since the emergence of Zika virus (ZIKV), reports of microcephaly have increased dramatically in Brazil; however, causality between the widespread epidemic and malformations in fetal brains has not been confirmed ...
    Date: 1969-12-31T19:00:13-0500
  5. Summary: Zika virus is still a big threat to human health, and E protein is its major ... Background: Cases of the re-emergence of Zika virus in 2015 were associated with severe ... and the Caribbean7,8. The Zika virus genome encodes three structural proteins (capsid [C], premembrane [PrM ...
  6. ... Background: Zika virus (ZIKV) is an arbovirus that belongs to family Flaviviridae. The virus has emerged as a global threat and no FDA approved vaccine is available, so an efficient vaccine needs to be designed ... //... viral infections. In the current study, we have predicted antigenic promiscuous T cell epitopes from Zika virus polyprotein using a range of immune-informatics tools and servers. Methods: A total of 238 polyprotein ...
    Date: 1969-12-31T19:00:10-0500
  7. The emergence of diseases such as Zika and Ebola has highlighted the need to understand the role of sexual transmission in the spread of diseases with a primarily non-sexual transmission route. In this paper we develop a number of low-dimensional models which are appropriate for a range of ...
  8. understanding of Zika virus transmission. While still in its early phase, the Zika outbreak is a relatively ... that the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti, is a vector of the Zika virus, there is growing evidence ... majority of entomologists, myself included. The Zika virus (ZIKV) was isolated first from a febrile monkey ...
  9. of interest of the manuscript, HCV, to Zika virus (ZIKV) to highlight a Latin American contribution ...