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In another new development, the NIH today announced the start of the first human trial of a live attenuated vaccine against Zika.
In other Zika developments, a human rights group raised concerns about water, sanitation, and other public health concerns in Brazil, and India announced microcephaly screening for newborns.
A separate study found Zika virus in the saliva of 5 different mosquito species in Mexico.
The Florida study suggests a 'perfect storm' of conditions made Miami a favorable setting for Zika and that mosquito control helped reduce disease levels.
Though deep cuts aren't likely to be enacted, health groups and experts aired strong concerns.
In other Zika news, Florida reported more local Zika cases over the past few days, officials announced the launch of a vaccine trial, and Palau reported its first local case.
In other developments, without Zika funding federal officials have had to tap research money for cancer and other diseases.
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