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Apr 19, 2016

Apr 19, 2016
Central Park in New York City

New York, New Orleans release Zika plans amid federal funding uncertainty

In scientific developments, researchers report evidence of Zika virus in the cerebrospinal fluid of 30 Brazilian babies born with microcephaly last fall.

Apr 18, 2016

Apr 18, 2016
Molecules

Molecular Zika study finds possible target for tests, drugs

Electrostatic differences in a key protein might explain how Zika virus infects human cells.

Mar 28, 2016

Mar 28, 2016
Lab mouse

New mouse model paves way for Zika drug, vaccine tests

The genetically engineered mice have already yielded some pathogenesis clues.