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Panic in a (Zika) hot zone
  1. Isabel Griffin,
  2. Stephen L White,
  3. Angel Algarin,
  4. Gladys E Ibanez
  1. Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA
  1. Correspondence to Isabel Griffin, Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA; Igrif005{at}fiu.edu

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Zika virus is a flavivirus transmitted through the bite of a mosquito, through sexual transmission and from an infected mother to fetus. On 29 July 2016, Florida Governor Rick Scott announced the identification of the first cases of Zika …

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  • Contributors IG took the photograph and draft the original manuscript. SLW, AA and GEI critically reviewed and revised the manuscript.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

  • Data sharing statement This photo submission has not been published elsewhere.

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