TWiV 410: Hurricane Zika

October 9, 2016
Sharon Isern and Scott Michael

Sharon Isern and Scott Michael. Photo by Melissa Neubek.

Hosts: Vincent RacanielloAlan DoveRich Condit, and Kathy Spindler

Guests: Sharon Isern and Scott Michael

Sharon and Scott join the TWiV team to talk about their work on dengue antibody-dependent enhancement of Zika virus infection, and identifying the virus in mosquitoes from Miami.

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Zika virus in Florida

Zika virus in Florida. Source: Florida Weekly Arbovirus Reports.

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Sharon – Zika virus comics and cartoons and Florida weekly arbovirus reports
Scott – Real-time tracking of Zika virus evolution
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Kathy – Zika virus map and timeline
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