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Boston Globe
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersZika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Bra
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
Boston Globe / Posted 47 minutes ago
Zika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Brazil of Zika transmission through blood transfusion. No such cases have been reported in the United States. One Zika-positive blood donation, though, was... Read more
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Raw Story
FDA recommends Zika testing for all blood donated in USit can meet the added demand from the FDA’s guidance. Shares of Hologic closed
FDA recommends Zika testing for all blood donated in US
Raw Story / Posted 2 hours ago
it can meet the added demand from the FDA’s guidance. Shares of Hologic closed up 1 percent at $38.80 on Nasdaq. BLOOD TRANSFUSION RISK “IS REALLY LOW” Dr. Alyssa Ziman, medical director of the clinical laboratories and transmission... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All US Blood Centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All US Blood Centers
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Huge outpouring of support for little girl battling brain cancer"my belly gets upset." She talks about missing her first day of kindergarten b
Huge outpouring of support for little girl battling brain cancer
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 3 hours ago
"my belly gets upset." She talks about missing her first day of kindergarten because she was in the hospital getting a blood transfusion. But her mother says she has never once complained. "Madison is a rock star. She has not complained one... Read more
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Wired News
Testing for Zika Isn’t the Only Way to Keep the Blood Supply Safe“With Zika, that could very quickly become a big problem,” says Benjamin. Sinc
Testing for Zika Isn’t the Only Way to Keep the Blood Supply Safe
Wired News / Posted 4 hours ago
“With Zika, that could very quickly become a big problem,” says Benjamin. Since Brazil confirmed the first known cases of blood transfusion-transmitted Zika back in February, US health officials have been monitoring the disease’s northward spread... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersZika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Bra
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 hours ago
Zika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Brazil of Zika transmission through blood transfusion. No such cases have been reported in the United States. One Zika-positive blood donation, though, was... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersZika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Bra
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 hours ago
Zika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Brazil of Zika transmission through blood transfusion. No such cases have been reported in the United States. One Zika-positive blood donation, though, was... Read more
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Hartford Courant
FDA Expands Zika Screening To All US Blood CentersZika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Bra
FDA Expands Zika Screening To All US Blood Centers
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 hours ago
Zika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Brazil of Zika transmission through blood transfusion. No such cases have been reported in the United States. One Zika-positive blood donation, though, was... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersZika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Bra
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 hours ago
Zika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Brazil of Zika transmission through blood transfusion. No such cases have been reported in the United States. One Zika-positive blood donation, though, was... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersZika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Bra
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
KWWL Iowa / Posted 6 hours ago
Zika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Brazil of Zika transmission through blood transfusion. No such cases have been reported in the United States. One Zika-positive blood donation, though, was... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersZika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Bra
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Zika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Brazil of Zika transmission through blood transfusion. No such cases have been reported in the United States. One Zika-positive blood donation, though, was... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersZika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Bra
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 hours ago
Zika is primarily spread through mosquito bites, there have been reports in Brazil of Zika transmission through blood transfusion. No such cases have been reported in the United States. One Zika-positive blood donation, though, was... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
FDA Expands Zika Screening To All U.S. Blood Centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA Expands Zika Screening To All U.S. Blood Centers
CBS Baltimore / Posted 7 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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Newsmax
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All US Blood Centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All US Blood Centers
Newsmax / Posted 7 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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The Morning Call
FDA: All U.S. blood donations should get Zika screeningdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA: All U.S. blood donations should get Zika screening
The Morning Call / Posted 7 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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Daily Mail
FDA expands Zika testing to ALL blood donation centersTampa is 265 miles away from Miami on the other side of the peninsula There ha
FDA expands Zika testing to ALL blood donation centers
Daily Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
Tampa is 265 miles away from Miami on the other side of the peninsula There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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NBC Miami
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All US Blood Centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All US Blood Centers
NBC Miami / Posted 8 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
FDA expands Zika screening to all U.S. blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all U.S. blood centers
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 8 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
FDA wants all U.S. blood centers to screen for Zikadirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA wants all U.S. blood centers to screen for Zika
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FDA: All U.S. blood donations should get Zika screeningdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA: All U.S. blood donations should get Zika screening
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
FDA expands Zika screening to all U.S. blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all U.S. blood centers
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 8 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
FDA expands Zika screening to all U.S. blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all U.S. blood centers
Savannah Morning News / Posted 8 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 8 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All US Blood Centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All US Blood Centers
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 8 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective.Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There hav
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 8 hours ago
directive.Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil.The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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Newsmax
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All Blood Centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All Blood Centers
Newsmax / Posted 8 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
FDA Advises Zika Screening For All U.S. Blood Centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA Advises Zika Screening For All U.S. Blood Centers
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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News.com.au
US blood centres told to screen for Zikadirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
US blood centres told to screen for Zika
News.com.au / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. Last month, blood centres in Miami and Fort Lauderdale had to halt donations until they could... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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Daily Press
FDA advises Zika screening for all U.S. blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA advises Zika screening for all U.S. blood centers
Daily Press / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
165 related stories
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ABC 6 Providence
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
FDA advises Zika screening for all U.S. blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA advises Zika screening for all U.S. blood centers
The Toledo Blade / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
FDA wants Zika screening at all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA wants Zika screening at all US blood centers
KGTV San Diego / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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Lowell Sun
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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ABC Montana
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
ABC Montana / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All US Blood Centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA Expands Zika Screening to All US Blood Centers
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
165 related stories
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Live 5 News Charleston
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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OJornal News
FDA advises Zika screening for all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA advises Zika screening for all US blood centers
OJornal News / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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KTVN Reno
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centersdirective. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There h
FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers
KTVN Reno / Posted 9 hours ago
directive. Zika is spread primarily by mosquito bites, as well as sex. There have been cases of Zika transmission through blood transfusion in Brazil. The FDA works with other federal agencies to set standards for screening, testing and handling... Read more
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