zika virus


This presentation provides information on the zika virus, includes zika introduction, how Zika is spread, zika symptoms, zika Viral Structure, Diagnosis, Treatment …



  1. So far there is no vaccines for zika virus, and the best method is to prevent mosquito bites. Scientists now are looking for a way to block the interactions between zika and placental glycoprotein, aiming to prevent the virus from causing birth defects.

  2. As far as I know, Zika virus (ZIKV) is a member of the virus family Flaviviridae. It is spread by daytime-active Aedes mosquitoes, such as A. aegypti and A. albopictus. Is the strategy introduced in this video effective?

  3. For me, although authorities are still on alert, the Zika epidemic seems to have backed off. But It was also one of the scariest and most unexpected outbreaks in recent years. Hope people learn more about this virus and avoid mosquito bites.

  4. Zika virus is transferred by insects and other animals with virus. That is very dangerous for human beings, Because we can not recognize it by our naked eyes. This introduction gives us a guidelines for preventing Zika virus.