zika virus

Bacterial Genes May Soon Wipe Out Zika Virus And Dengue

Feb 28, 2017 AM EST Two research teams from different universities have discovered the Wolbachia genes that cause mosquitoes to become sterile.

UPenn-Led Team Of Scientists Develops Zika Vaccine

Feb 08, 2017 AM EST Researchers develop a Zika vaccine candidate that just requires a single dose.

Universities Prepare for Zika Virus as Classes Start

Oct 13, 2016 PM EDT Florida campuses face the highest risk but campuses take preventive measures and educate students how to protect themselves

The Health Ministry Increases Zika Monitoring, Virus Defects Don't Stop at Microcephaly[VIDEO]

Oct 05, 2016 AM EDT Scientists belive that Microcephaly is just one of the effects of Zika virus. Read the full report.

Zika News and Update: Aerial Spraying Starts in Miami Beach, 84 Pregnant Confirmed Infected With Zika Virus In Florida

Sep 10, 2016 AM EDT There are 84 pregnant women confirmed infected with Zika virus. In Miami Beach, aerial spraying begins.

Zika News and Update: 4 Ways To Protect Yourself, Singapore Confirms 56 Cases, And What Couples Should Know[VIDEO]

Aug 31, 2016 PM EDT 56 cases of Zika confirmed in Singapore today. Learn how to protect yourself, and what couples need to know Zika.

Zika Alert: First Zika Case in Hong Kong Confirmed; First Case of Sexual Zika Transmission Shows No Symptoms?[VIDEO]

Aug 27, 2016 AM EDT Two cases of Zika have been confirmed this week. One in China, and the other one is in Maryland.

2016 Rio Olympics: Olympians Warned About Zika; Indian Athletes To Be Screened For Zika[VIDEO]

Aug 25, 2016 AM EDT Olympians have been warned about Zika by health official. Indian athletes may be screened for Zika.

Zika Virus News: Health Officials Warn That Zika Could Spread To Texas and Louisiana; How Pregnant Obstetrician Faces Zika?[VIDEO]

Aug 23, 2016 AM EDT Zika virus to spread in Texas and Louisiana? How pregnant obstetrician faces zika?

Miami Zika Virus News and Update: Pregnant Women Advised Not To Travel To Zika Zone; Officials Found Evidence Of Zika Transmission[VIDEO]

Aug 20, 2016 AM EDT Miami Beach battles Zika virus; Officials advised pregnant woman to avoid Miami beach.

Zika Virus News: Box Of of Genetically Altered Mosquitoes To Be Released In Key Haven, Demi Lovato Apologizes Over Zika Joke[VIDEO]

Aug 15, 2016 AM EDT A box of genetically modified insects is planned to be released in Key Haven; Demi Lovato apologized after she joked about Zika Virus in Snapchat Video.

Zika Vaccine: University of Maryland Works On Zika Vaccine And Tests On Human

Aug 07, 2016 AM EDT Finally, a vaccine expected to put an end to the Zika virus global concern is tested at the University of Maryland.

Zika Vaccines Trial In Humans: U.S. Researchers Start To Test Vaccines In Two Volunteers[VIDEO]

Aug 04, 2016 PM EDT Zika vaccine trials for human has been started this week. Read the full details.

‘Zika Cases in Florida’ Transmitted Locally in the U.S

Jul 31, 2016 AM EDT 4 cases of Zika virus was reported in Florida. The government was alarmed due to te assumption that the virus was transmitted locally, which means through mosquitoes andsexual contact.

Chimp-carried HIV strains can be transferred to humans, study confirms

Jul 26, 2016 AM EDT This new discovery could lead to the cure of the fatal disease called AIDS.

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