Restriction of Zika Virus by Host Innate Immunity

Xuping Xie, Chao Shan, Pei Yong Shi

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Recent epidemics of Zika virus (ZIKV) have brought increasing concerns of heightened disease severity and neurotropism. In this issue of Cell Host & Microbe, Lazear et al. (2016) and Bayer et al. (2016) show that innate immunity can restrict ZIKV infection and disease development.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)566-567
Number of pages2
JournalCell Host and Microbe
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 11 2016

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Microbiology
  • Virology


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