The World Health Organization has declared Zika virus an international public health emergency. Knowledge of Zika virus genomic epidemiology is currently limited due to challenges in obtaining and processing samples for sequencing. The ZiBRA project is a United Kingdom-Brazil collaboration that aims to improve this situation using new sequencing technologies.

Original publication

DOI

10.1186/s13073-016-0356-2

Type

Journal article

Journal

Genome medicine

Publication Date

29/09/2016

Volume

8

Addresses

Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PS, UK.