• By Jeff Olsen

Mayo Clinic Minute: Inside a Zika Vaccine Research Lab

July 14, 2016

a mosquito is biting a person's skin

As officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continue to track the spread of Zika cases, medical researchers are busy behind the scenes working on a vaccine for the virus.

In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Greg Poland, director of the Mayo Vaccine Research Group, explains the milestones that must be reached before a vaccine can resolve the Zika outbreak. Jeff Olsen reports.

Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute

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