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How to tackle the Zika virus

Health officials, drug companies, governments and the public are scrambling to understand and combat the Zika virus. The virus was first identified almost 70 years ago, but little is known about it. And now, officials suspect ...

Feb 24, 2016
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Confronting Zika

After its emergency meeting on Zika virus two weeks ago, World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Margaret Chan wrote in an official statement, "the Committee advised that the recent cluster of microcephaly cases ...

Feb 24, 2016
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