New model IDs primate species with potential to spread Zika in the Americas

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 10:53 in Biology & Nature

In the Americas, primate species likely to harbor Zika—and potentially transmit the virus—are common, abundant, and often live near people. So reports a new study published today in Epidemics. Findings are based on an innovative model developed by a collaborative team of researchers from Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies and IBM Research through its Science for Social Good initiative.

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