Complete genome sequence of Zika virus isolated from semen

Barry Atkinson*, Victoria Graham, Rory W. Miles, Kuiama Lewandowski, Stuart D. Dowall, Steven T. Pullan, Roger Hewson

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Zika virus (ZIKV) is an emerging pathogenic flavivirus currently circulating in numerous countries in South America, the Caribbean, and the Western Pacific Region. Using an unbiased metagenomic sequencing approach, we report here the first complete genome sequence of ZIKV isolated from a clinical semen sample.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere01116-16
Number of pages2
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 13 Oct 2016


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