Zika virus

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Zika virus
Zika virus, structure

Taxonavigation[edit]

Regnum: Virus
Phylum: not divided
Classis: not divided
Group IV: ssRNA(+)
Ordo: Unassigned
Familia: Flaviviridae
Genus: Flavivirus
Species: Zika virus

Name[edit]

Zika virus (ZIKV)

  • Reference strain: Zika virus strain MR 766
  • Etymology: The virus was first isolated in Zika Forest in Uganda .

Distribution[edit]

Zika virus infections worldwide (2015):
   Confirmed autochtonous infections
   Currently only serological evidence

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