Tag: zika virus

Scientists develop new tool to target mosquito-borne Zika virus

inno.korie- May 24, 2018

Dr Maggy Sikulu-Lord, a University of Queensland researcher, on Thursday, said scientists have developed cheap tool that could rapidly identify mosquitoes infected with the dangerous ... Read More

World No.2 Golfer Withdraws From Rio Due To Fears Over Zika

Henry Solomon- July 10, 2016

World golf number two player, Dustin Johnson, has become the latest golfer to withdraw from next month's Rio Olympics due to fears over Zika virus. ... Read More

US To Fund The Study Of Zika Virus During 2016 Olympic Games

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2016

The U.S. National Institutes of Health said it will fund a study to monitor U.S. athletes, coaches and members of the Olympic Committee staff for ... Read More

Abortion Requests Rise Amid Zika Fears

admin- June 29, 2016

The mysterious Zika virus has been detected in 61 countries, the majority in Latin America and more pregnant women are considering abortions out of fear ... Read More

Global Movement Of Mosquitoes Poses Threat Beyond Zika – Mosquito Experts

Henry Solomon- March 14, 2016

Experts have warned that the Zika virus was just one of a growing number of continent-jumping diseases carried by mosquitoes threatening swathes of humanity. Anna-Bella ... Read More