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Zika Virus: Four Myths and What You Need to Know

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Zika Virus: Four Myths and What You Need to Know ... The Zika virus pandemic has ... create a vaccine to protect against the Zika virus. He says researchers are working ... information. Here are four myths about Zika virus: This is a conspiracy theory ...  — Dr. Poland says almost certainly Zika will appear in the U.S. The mosquito

Mayo Clinic offers Zika antibody test via Emergency Use Authorization

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Mayo Clinic offers Zika antibody test via Emergency Use Authorization ... aegypti mosquito, the chief vector of Zika virus. (Photograph by James Gathany ... Minn. — Mayo Clinic will offer the Zika virus antibody test developed by the ... Laboratories (MML). The CDC’s test, the Zika Immunoglobulin M (IgM) Antibody Capture ... (a.k.a., Zika MAC-ELISA), is intended to be used as a screen for Zika virus infection

Infectious Diseases A-Z: Zika and spring break

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Infectious Diseases A-Z: Zika and spring break ... where there have been known cases of Zika to protect themselves, and help stop ... spread of the mosquito-borne virus. "Zika has not gone away," says Dr. Pritish ... "Even though we’re talking less about Zika in the news — mostly because we’re not ... continuation in the geographic spread of where Zika is now endemic in very small areas within

Infectious Diseases A-Z: Babies born with Zika-related birth defects

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Infectious Diseases A-Z: Babies born with Zika-related birth defects ... pregnant women in the U.S. with confirmed Zika virus, about 1 in 10 had a fetus or ... there was some association between Zika virus infection during pregnancy and ... if pregnant women are infected with Zika, there was a risk to the unborn child ... " Watch: Dr. Pritish Tosh discusses Zika-related birth defects https://youtu

Scientists Recommend Zika Research Plan

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Scientists Recommend Zika Research Plan ... tackle the risks of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, now confirmed to cause birth ... Targeting Zika virus” – comes during the latest level of concern over Zika’s growing ... zika virus

Zika: What You Need to Know About the CDC Travel Advisory

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Zika: What You Need to Know About the CDC Travel Advisory ... Florida identified local transmission of Zika virus in a Miami neighborhood. The CDC advisory ... neighborhood in Miami, Florida where the Zika virus is active. Mayo Clinic infectious ... " Listen to Dr. Tosh talk about Zika in Florida https://youtu.be/1Mr7 ... traveling to an area that has ongoing Zika virus transmission to wear insect repellent

Infectious Diseases A-Z: Mosquitoes after the hurricanes

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 Aedes aegypti, the mosquito linked to Zika virus, lays its eggs in and around standing ... Texas, we’ve actually seen endemic Zika virus. Now, thankfully, there haven’t ... haven’t been any locally acquired Zika infections for quite some time in both locations ... of some of these diseases. Not just Zika, but potentially other types of tropical ... Zika

Mayo Clinic ofrece análisis para anticuerpo contra el zika mediante una autorización para uso urgente

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análisis para anticuerpo contra el zika mediante una autorización para uso urgente ... para el anticuerpo contra el virus del Zika, desarrollado por los Centros para el ... anticuerpo contra el virus del Zika (también conocido como Zika MAC-ELISA), está destinado ... detectar la infección por el virus del Zika en las personas que cumplen con el criterio ... CDC para el análisis del virus del Zika, lo que permitirá a los proveedores