A year ago this month, the Brazilian government declared an end to the Zika epidemic. But there’s a legacy of the outbreak that’s only beginning to come to light.
Scientists are working to stop the next global pandemic by genetically modifying deadly viruses in the lab.
A new study finds that a group of Canadian travellers experienced severe complications more often than anticipated.
Rather than targeting the diseases, the vaccine targets the mosquitoes that spread them.
If you've never made a vaccine from scratch before, this is how it's done.
If you’ve never made a vaccine from scratch before, this is how it’s done.
Zika has been linked to a range of birth defects in newborns, but it's asymptomatic in most cases. Faced with outbreak zones, travel advisories, and a massive Zika test backlog, some pregnant women in Miami are effectively going into seclusion—and...
Eventually they had to get something done.
Two new Zika studies were released this week, one of which made dire predictions about the 'striking magnitude of the association between microcephaly and Zika virus infection.'
According to a new report, the states most vulnerable to Zika also have the least access to reproductive health care. Still, Republicans in Congress are trying to defund reproductive health care centers in the bill proposed to fight the virus.