Zika virus

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Zika virus
Zika virus, structure

Taxonavigation[edit]

Regnum: Virus
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 .

Vernacular names[edit]

беларуская: Вірус Зіка

References[edit]

  • Kuno, G. & G.J. Chang, 2007. Full-length sequencing and genomic characterization of Bagaza, Kedougou, and Zika viruses. Archives of Virology. Vol. 152, p. 687–696, DOI: 10.1007/s00705-006-0903-z. PMID: 17195954
  • Enserink, Martin, 2015. An obscure mosquito-borne disease goes global. Science. Vol. 350, Nr. 6264, p. 1012–1013, DOI: 10.1126/science.350.6264.1012

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