Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Zika virus spreads to new areas - region of the Americas, May 2015-January 2016.

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In view of the current spread of Zika virus infection in the Americas, this paper reviews current knowledge on the transmission, symptomatology and relevant clinical aspects, diagnosis, medical treatment and prevention of Zika virus infection.