The Florida doctor is one of the leaders in the fight against the debilitating disease.
Rather than targeting the diseases, the vaccine targets the mosquitoes that spread them.
The current epidemic of Zika virus infection in the Western Hemisphere is actually just the latest in a decade-long wave of worldwide disease outbreaks.
A new study shows strong evidence that our genes cause us to emit odors that either attract or repel mosquitoes.
Worm infections and other parasites can make people too sick to go to work and can even reduce IQ among kids—yet little attention is being paid to these illnesses, says Dr. Peter Hotez of the Sabin Vaccine Institute.