Zika Virus

Clinical News
Major breakthrough in attempts to control diseases spread by mosquitos
eMediNexus, 29 June 2020
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The UN nuclear agency (IAEA) announced a key development in the efforts to boost technology aimed at curbing disease-carrying mo ...MORE


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China virus outbreak shows Asia needs to step up infection preparation
eMediNexus, 16 January 2020
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In early January, the World Health Organization was notified by China that 41 people in Wuhan, the country’s seventh most ...MORE


News and Updates
Projects in Colombia and Peru win Social Innovation in Health prizes
eMediNexus, 14 December 2019
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Projects to identify infants exposed to Zika virus in Colombia, to improve maternal health in rural communities of the Peruvian Amazon, and to increase nutri ...MORE


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First native Zika cases in Europe confirmed as experts warn climate change could bring more
eMediNexus, 10 November 2019
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The first native cases of Zika in Europe have been confirmed after three people became infected with the virus in France. Expert ...MORE


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Zika transmission low, but WHO warns travelers to be vigilant
eMediNexus, 03 July 2019
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Pregnant women and couples intending to have a baby after traveling to places where Zika virus has been found should “cons ...MORE


News and Updates
FDA Clears First Zika Blood Test for Routine Use
eMediNexus, 24 May 2019
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized marketing of a diagnostic test to detect Zika virus immunoglobulin (IgM) antibo ...MORE