ZIKA VIRUS: A BRIEF REVIEW
Keywords:Zika virus, Aedes genus, Transmission, Antiviral drugs, Pathogenesis
This review highlights the Zika virus which is considered a global concern due to its rapid pandemic potential and effect on humans, and according to its pandemic status, the World Health Organization declared on February 2016 it as a “Public Health Emergency of International Concern.” Therefore, we define the epidemiology of Zika virus in addition to its pathogenesis, diagnostic techniques, and treatment.
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