NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Three independent research teams took a genomic look at the Zika virus (ZIKV) for a collection of interrelated studies, using sequences from hundreds of clinical and Aedes aegypti mosquito ZIKV samples to track the origins and spread of the 2015 Zika outbreak.

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