NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Researchers from the University of Hong Kong have performed a comparative genomic analysis of pre-epidemic and epidemic Zika virus in the hopes of finding out how and why it went from fewer than 20 sporadic cases in Africa and Asia before 2007 to a large epidemic causing neurological conditions in children and adults.

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