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Zika threat: A global crisis that needs a global solution

Eradicating the Aedes aegypti or developing a vaccine will take years. Genetic modification offers a way out; the question is how to scale it up across continents, says Devangshu Datta. One......

How to avoid dengue

Dengue fever is a self-limiting disease, which is transmitted by the bite of an infected female Aedes aegypti mosquito. These mosquitoes gather around stagnant water. Hence, it is common for a......

Zika virus: Centre issues guidelines; warns against travel to affected areas

A day after the World Health Organisation declared emergency over the "explosive" spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, the Centre on Tuesday issued detailed guidelines for combating the......

Avoid Zika-hit nations: IMA warns pregnant women

Pregnant women should avoid traveling to countries at risk of mosquito-borne Zika virus transmission, which is strongly suspected of causing microcephaly, said Indian Medical Association.......

All you need to know about the 'dangerous' Zika virus

The Zika virus, an alarming and disturbing infection that may be linked to thousands of babies being born with underdeveloped brains, is spreading through the Americas. Some areas have declared a......

Nicholas Piramal to drop chikungunya research

Nicholas Piramal India is likely to drop its plans to form a joint venture drug discovery research programme with the French pharmaceutical company, Laboratories Pierre Fabre, to develop a......

Zika virus prompts Australia to take bug spray maker on-board as Oly sponsor

A small Australian maker of bug sprays became an unlikely beneficiary of the mosquito-borne Zika virus outbreak this week when the country's Olympic team signed it up as its first official insect......

World Cup chit-chat: Scientists warn of dengue fever risk in Brazil

The risk of an outbreak of dengue fever during the upcoming soccer World Cup in Brazil is serious enough to warrant a high alert in three of the 12 host cities, according to an early warning system......
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Bacteria can block mosquitoes from transmitting Zika virus

Researchers have confirmed that a benign bacterium can completely block transmission of Zika virus in Aedes aegypti, the mosquito species... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/bacteria-can-block-mosquitoes-from-transmitting-zika-virus-116070100686_1.html
More U.S. babies with Zika-related birth defects reported by health agency

Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are seen inside Oxitec laboratory in Campinas, Brazil. Reuters/Paulo Whitaker Three more babies have been born... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/us-health-zika-birthdefects-idINKCN0ZG2PW?feedType=RSS&feedName=health
Zika sex research begins despite US Congress funding impasse

UNDATED, June 30: It could take years to learn how long men infected with Zika are capable of sexually transmitting the virus, which can cause... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/zika-sex-research-begins-despite-us-congress-funding-impasse/
In 5-month drive against dengue mosquito breeding spots, BMC collects Rs9.20 lakh fine

Areas including Byculla, Santa Cruz, Elphinstone-Parel and Andheri (E) have the maximum number of breeding spots for aedes aegypti, which spread... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-in-5-month-drive-against-dengue-mosquito-breeding-spots-bmc-collects-rs920-lakh-fine-2224912
Byculla has max no of mosquito breeding spots

With the monsoon just round the corner, there are some worrying signs about the spread of monsoon related ailments. Nearly 1,700 breeding spots of... ...

http://www.asianage.com/mumbai/byculla-has-max-no-mosquito-breeding-spots-826

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