Other Public Health Resources

Agency Resource Description
CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Surveillance and control of Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus in the US Provides guidance for Aedes vector control specialists in response to the risk of introduction of arboviruses into the US and its territories
CDC Zika virus health effects and risks Information about the health effects and risks of Zika
CDC Zika virus prevention and transmission Information about how the Zika virus can be prevented and transmitted to humans
HealthMap Current Zika outbreak monitoring and real-time surveillance Online resource to monitor disease outbreak and surveillance of emerging public health threats
NCBI National Center for Biotechnology Information - Zika Virus Resource Page Retrieval, view and download nucleotide and protein sequences from the NCBI’s specialist Zika virus database
NIAID (NIH) Molecular Zika resources hosted by ViPR - Virus Pathogen Resource database Supports Zika viral research and integration of data to study evolution, comparative genomic studies and prediction of new targets for diagnostics, prophylactics, vaccines and therapeutics
PAHO Pan American Health Organization - Statement on Zika virus transmission and prevention
PAHO Pan American Health Organization - Zika online resource page
SIB Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics - ViralZone Zika virus (strain Mr 766) information online resource page
WHO Kindhauser, M.K. et al. (2016) Zika: the origin and spread of a mosquito-borne virus. Bull World Health Organ E-pub: 9 Feb 2016. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.2471/BLT.16.171082 Research article describing the temporal and geographical distribution of the Zika virus infection and associated neurological disorders (1947-Feb 2016)
WHO World Health Organization - Zika online resource page