Zika virus is a kind of arbovirus. It belongs to Flaviviridae family, genus Flavivirus. Dengue virus, Yellow fever virus and West Nile virus are also members of this family. Zika virus was first isolated from a rhesus monkey in the Zika forest in Uganda in 1947.
Zika virus Recommbinant Protein, Antibody and cDNA Clones are now available from Sino Biological.