Pathogen Cards: 

Zika Virus (Family Flaviviridae)


 

 

  

References:

“Disease: Zika.”  Gideon. http://web.gideononline.com/web/epidemiology/index.php?disease=12680&country=&view=General 

Fields Virology, 5th Edition, 1199-1200.

“Investigators Determine Zika Virus Cause of Outbreak on Yap Islands.”  CDC. http://www.cdc.gov/news/2007/06/zika_yapislands.html

Lewis, Jay.  “Zika virus outbreak affects 43 people on Yap Island in Micronesia.”  Infectious Disease News. http://www.infectiousdiseasenews.com/200712/zika.asp

Marchette, N. J., et al.  “Isolation of Zika Virus from Aedes Aegypti Mosquitoes in Malaysia.”  Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg.  18 (1969): 411-415. 
 

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