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Kings County now joins Fresno and Madera counties in having mosquitoes that can cause Zika, dengue fever, yellow fever and chikungunya viruses.

Fresno Bee Aug 23 2017 - 18:44

An adult mosquito belonging to the species of the insect responsible for the majority of Zika cases has been caught in Canada for the first time by

CP24 Aug 23 2017 - 18:13

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say mosquitoes capable of transmitting the Zika virus have been found in New Mexico's Socorro County.

KOB 4 Aug 23 2017 - 16:35

August 23, 2017-- With the transmission of the Zika virus a concern in 70 countries, including the U.S., an accurate, quick, and cost-effective tes

DrBicuspid Aug 23 2017 - 00:28

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Add Socorro County to the list of New Mexico counties with mosquitoes capable of transmitting Zika virus.

ABQJournal Aug 22 2017 - 23:32

A new Western University test for the Zika virus isn’t coming a moment too soon for Southwestern Ontario, after the mosquito breed known to carry t

London Free Press Aug 22 2017 - 16:40

The number of Zika cases reported in 2017 in Florida jumped about 10 percent during the past week, with the total reaching 151, according to inform

WLRN Aug 22 2017 - 08:24

Western University researchers say they have discovered a new, more effective way, to test patients for exposure to Zika virus.

Global News Aug 22 2017 - 07:26

Scientists from the University of Southern California (USC) have discovered that the Zika virus works by suppressing a pregnant woman’s immune syst

News-Medical Aug 22 2017 - 06:16

If you are up to date with current affairs, you might have heard of the Zika virus.

Health24 Aug 22 2017 - 04:21

Transmission electron microscope image of negative-stained, Fortaleza-strain Zika virus (red), isolated from a microcephaly case in Brazil.

Medical Xpress Aug 21 2017 - 21:43

For the first time, researchers are using proteomics to examine proteins and peptides in saliva in order to accurately detect exposure to Zika viru

News-Medical Aug 21 2017 - 19:34


United Press International Aug 21 2017 - 18:05

Birth defects caused by the Zika virus can occur at any point during pregnancy, but scientists now know that the dangers of contracting Zika are es

Time Aug 21 2017 - 10:56

A normal, non-infected white blood cell known as a monocyte, an African Zika virus-infected cell and an Asian Zika virus-infected cell, from left (

USC-News Aug 21 2017 - 10:19

THE ZIKA VIRUS is now present in much of the tropics, to the chagrin of many travelers looking for a beach escape.

matadornetwork.com Aug 21 2017 - 09:45

Holographic imaging of Zika virus-infected white blood cells.

Medical Xpress Aug 21 2017 - 08:30

Like an invader spotting a weakness in a castle’s defenses, Zika targets specific white blood cells in a pregnant woman’s immune system, enabling t

The Miami Herald Aug 21 2017 - 03:05

MIAMI, USA (AP) — The waning of Zika outbreaks in the Caribbean and South America has helped slow the spread of the mosquito-borne virus in Florida

m.jamaicaobserver.com Aug 21 2017 - 01:00

The Zika virus suppresses a pregnant woman's immune system, enabling the virus to spread and increasing the chances an unborn baby will be har

Science Daily Aug 21 2017 (All day)

There are lots of reasons Thurston County residents look forward to summer. Dealing with bug bites isn’t one of them.

Olympian Aug 20 2017 - 20:15

The Zika virus scare that sparked unprecedented travel warnings and a rush on bug spray in 2016 has petered out in its second year, with scientists

Washington Times Aug 20 2017 - 18:11

Naled, a pesticide commonly used in Florida to ward off Zika-carrying mosquitoes, was associated with motor function deficits in Chinese babies, ac

Brunei Direct Aug 20 2017 - 18:11

In April 2017, Puerto Rican officials declared the Zika epidemic over.

kractivist.org Aug 20 2017 - 10:08

Monday marks the one-year anniversary of the closing ceremonies of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, an event history may remember as muc

The Hill Aug 20 2017 - 09:20

TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) Baylor Scott and White Health and The Mayor’s Council on Physical Fitness hosted its monthly Walk with a DOC program at Miller

KWTX Aug 19 2017 - 18:23


St. Louis Post-Dispatch Aug 18 2017 - 23:12

Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown: Zika virus is a flavivirus spread by the Aedes mosquito that from 2015 to 2016 has been estimated to

2 Minute Medicine Aug 18 2017 - 21:17

MIAMI (AP) — The waning of Zika outbreaks in the Caribbean and South America has helped slow the spread of the mosquito-borne virus in Florida this

News Herald Aug 18 2017 - 14:54

In a step designed both to help with quality control of existing Zika tests, and to integrate them more fully into the FDA's formal review pro

MedPage Today Aug 18 2017 - 13:40

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United Press International Aug 18 2017 - 09:24

Aedes is a genus of mosquitoes that transmits Zika virus. If you thought the Zika virus was gone, think again.

timesofsandiego.com Aug 18 2017 - 08:24

The FDA is making a panel of human plasma samples available to help developers of serological Zika virus diagnostics verify that their assays can d

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Aug 18 2017 - 01:00

Next Monday’s solar eclipse has inspired millions to travel to the path of totality, where the alignment of moon and sun will cast the land into da

Science Magazine Aug 18 2017 - 01:00

Only one case of locally transmitted Zika virus has been documented in the United States this year, a reflection of the fact that cases have plumme

science.sciencemag.org Aug 17 2017 - 16:10

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has assembled a panel of human plasma samples to help regulators and public health professionals evaluate

Medscape News Aug 17 2017 - 15:11

An Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the CII-ArboViroPlex rRT-PCR Test, developed by scientists at the Center for Infection and Immunity (CII)

aspph.org Aug 17 2017 - 06:35

Zika virus disease is a mosquito borne viral infection predominant in tropical and subtropical parts of the world.

Med India Aug 17 2017 - 06:18

West Nile virus is no stranger to the U.S.-Mexico border; thousands of people in the region have contracted the mosquito-borne virus in the past.

News-Medical Aug 17 2017 - 05:26

The number of Zika infections has dropped dramatically in Florida this summer, and scientists say herd immunity may be the reason why.

Chicago Tribune Aug 16 2017 - 22:00

The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit says two mosquitoes known to transmit the Zika virus have been found in a trap in the area.

CTV News Aug 16 2017 - 18:35

CAMERON COUNTY, Texas - Last month, Planned Parenthood launched their Zika prevention project at a clinic festival, now they are going door to door

rgvproud.com Aug 16 2017 - 18:32

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CBS News Aug 16 2017 - 12:36

Researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem who studied health monitoring and communication during the recent Zika pandemic have proposed way

Medical Xpress Aug 16 2017 - 11:00

We posted on gold’s medicinal value last week, well here’s another one, and in this use, “time is of the essence”… Last week we brought up gold’s u

silverdoctors.com Aug 16 2017 - 09:00

One. That is the total number of locally transmitted Zika cases confirmed in the continental United States this year, as of mid-August.

Science Magazine Aug 16 2017 - 01:00

The critical importance of the New York State Department of Health’s work is reflected in the fact that health care spending makes up one of the tw

City & State Aug 16 2017 - 01:00

West Nile virus is no stranger to the U.S.-Mexico border; thousands of people in the region have contracted the mosquito-borne virus in the past.

Science Daily Aug 16 2017 (All day)