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Zika Virus Health Information Resources: General Information

Zika virus disease transmitted by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes

Summary

The National Library of Medicine has gathered together these resources to assist public health departments, health care providers, librarians, and others seeking authoritative information on the Zika virus disease transmitted by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes.

Congressional Hearing

On Feb. 11, 2016, the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on Global Health, Human Rights, and International Organizations held a hearing on the Zika virus.

Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 

World Health Organization (WHO)

 

Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), World Health Organization

 

National Institutes of Health (NIH), NIH Director's Blog

 

National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), National Institutes of Health

 

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)

 

Public Health England

 

U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) - PubMed Citations

 

GenBank, National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)

 

Zika Virus articles

Abbink, P. (2016, September 9). Protective Efficacy of Multiple Vaccine Platforms Against Zika virus Challenge in Rhesus Monkeys. Science, 353(6304), 1129-1132. doi:10.1126/science.aah6157

Lipsitch, M., & Cowling, B. J. (2016, September 9). Zika Vaccine Trials. Science, 353(6304), 1094-1095. doi:10.1126/science.aai8126

Osterholm, M. T. (2016, September 9). Ebola and Zika: Cautionary Tales. Science, 353(6304), 1073. doi:10.1126/science.aai9078

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