Identification of various cell culture models for the study of Zika virus
Kiyoshi Himmelsbach, Eberhard Hildt, Department of Virology, Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, Langen 63225, Germany
Eberhard Hildt, Center for Infection Research (DZIF), Braunschweig 38124, Germany
Author contributions: Himmelsbach K designed and performed the experiments, analyzed the data and wrote the manuscript; Hildt E coordinated the research, analyzed the data and edited the manuscript.
Supported by the Federal Ministry of Health (BMG) to Hildt E.
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Correspondence to: Eberhard Hildt, PhD, Professor, Department of Virology, Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, Paul-Ehrlich-Str. 51-59, Langen 63225, Germany. email@example.com
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Received: October 25, 2017
Peer-review started: October 27, 2017
First decision: November 23, 2017
Revised: December 6, 2017
Accepted: December 13, 2017
Article in press: December 13, 2017
Published online: February 12, 2018