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Daily Mail
You really CAN be allergic to running, scientists sayYou really CAN be allergic to running! Rare form of hives is caused by vibratio
You really CAN be allergic to running, scientists say
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
You really CAN be allergic to running! Rare form of hives is caused by vibration - and clapping and bumpy bus rides can trigger the rash too Genetic mutation is responsible for a rare allergy to vibration, experts say Running, clapping hands and... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Colombia has linked Zika to 3 deathsUntil now, there have been no recorded deaths caused by the recent Zika outbrea
Colombia has linked Zika to 3 deaths
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
Until now, there have been no recorded deaths caused by the recent Zika outbreak. On Friday, Colombia's health minister said — preemptively and perhaps incorrectly — that there was a "causal connection" between Zika, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Colombia has linked Zika to 3 deathsUntil now, there have been no recorded deaths caused by the recent Zika outbrea
Colombia has linked Zika to 3 deaths
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 hours ago
Until now, there have been no recorded deaths caused by the recent Zika outbreak. On Friday, Colombia's health minister said — preemptively and perhaps incorrectly — that there was a "causal connection" between Zika, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, and... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
The Latest: UN chief backs review of birth control rulesDr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infecti
The Latest: UN chief backs review of birth control rules
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 12 hours ago
Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said it was important to determine whether the Zika virus survived in semen longer than it does in the blood, from which it usually disappears after a week... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Obama allies urge greater efforts against ZikaDr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infecti
Obama allies urge greater efforts against Zika
Stamford Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said it was important to determine whether the Zika virus survived in semen longer than it does in the blood, from which it usually disappears after a week... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Obama allies urge greater efforts against ZikaDr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infecti
Obama allies urge greater efforts against Zika
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 hours ago
Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said it was important to determine whether the Zika virus survived in semen longer than it does in the blood, from which it usually disappears after a week... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The Latest: Obama allies urge greater efforts against ZikaDr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infecti
The Latest: Obama allies urge greater efforts against Zika
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said it was important to determine whether the Zika virus survived in semen longer than it does in the blood, from which it usually disappears after a week... Read more
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The Signal
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to U.S.LONDON (AP) — Brazil says it's sending a set of Zika samples to U.S. health aut
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to U.S.
The Signal / Posted 13 hours ago
LONDON (AP) — Brazil says it's sending a set of Zika samples to U.S. health authorities following complaints over the South American nation's hoarding of data and biological material related to the disease. The announcement came hours after The... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to U.S.LONDON (AP) — Brazil says it's sending a set of Zika samples to U.S. health aut
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to U.S.
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 hours ago
LONDON (AP) — Brazil says it's sending a set of Zika samples to U.S. health authorities following complaints over the South American nation's hoarding of data and biological material related to the disease. The announcement came hours after The... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to USLONDON (AP) - Brazil says it's sending a set of Zika samples to U.S. health aut
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to US
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 14 hours ago
LONDON (AP) - Brazil says it's sending a set of Zika samples to U.S. health authorities following complaints over the South American nation's hoarding of data and biological material related to the disease. The announcement came hours after The... Read more
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OJornal News
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to US Laurinaldo Alves adjusts the pacifier of his daughter Luana Vitoria, who suff
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to US
OJornal News / Posted 14 hours ago
Laurinaldo Alves adjusts the pacifier of his daughter Luana Vitoria, who suffers from microcephaly, during a physical stimulation session at the Altino Ventura foundation, a treatment center... Read more
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Medical News Today
Mosquitos and Zika: the insect behind the outbreakOver the past few months, the spread of Zika virus has dominated headlines arou
Mosquitos and Zika: the insect behind the outbreak
Medical News Today / Posted 14 hours ago
Over the past few months, the spread of Zika virus has dominated headlines around the world. The strongly suspected link between the virus and microcephaly has led the World Health Organization to declare that the outbreak is a Public Health... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to USLONDON (AP) � Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to US
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
LONDON (AP) � Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to the Zika outbreak to the United States, a move which follows complaints that the country was hoarding disease data and biological material. The announcement came hours... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
US health officials urge condoms against ZikaDr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infecti
US health officials urge condoms against Zika
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said it was important to determine whether the Zika virus survived in semen longer than it does in the blood, from which it usually disappears after a week... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
After criticism Brazil transferring Zika samples to US - LONDON ( — Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to the Zika outbreak to the United States a move which follows complaints that the country was hoarding disease...The announcement came hours after The Associated Press revealed that internatio
After criticism Brazil transferring Zika samples to US - LONDON ( — Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to the Zika outbreak to the United States a move which follows complaints that the country was hoarding disease...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
The announcement came hours after The Associated Press revealed that international health officials were frustrated at Brazil's refusal to share enough viral samples and other information to answer the most worrying question about the outbreak:... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to USLONDON (AP) - Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to US
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 15 hours ago
LONDON (AP) - Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to the Zika outbreak to the United States, a move which follows complaints that the country was hoarding disease data and biological material. The announcement came hours... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Brazil cautions pregnant women about kissingDr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infecti
Brazil cautions pregnant women about kissing
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, said it was important to determine whether the Zika virus survived in semen longer than it does in the blood, from which it usually disappears after a week... Read more
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NBC Miami
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, SalivaThe head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, Saliva
NBC Miami / Posted 15 hours ago
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples. Paulo Gadelha says that the virus's ability to infect other people through the two body fluids... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, SalivaThe head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, Saliva
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 15 hours ago
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples. Paulo Gadelha says that the virus's ability to infect other people through the two body fluids... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, SalivaThe head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, Saliva
NBC Connecticut / Posted 15 hours ago
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples. Paulo Gadelha says that the virus's ability to infect other people through the two body fluids... Read more
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Medical News Today
Mysterious allergy to vibrations: gene provides clueImagine clapping your hands or taking a bumpy bus ride and coming out with a ra
Mysterious allergy to vibrations: gene provides clue
Medical News Today / Posted 15 hours ago
Imagine clapping your hands or taking a bumpy bus ride and coming out with a rash. For some people, these activities, as well as drying their hands with a towel or running, can lead to a form of hives called vibratory urticaria. Vibration can... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, SalivaThe head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, Saliva
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 15 hours ago
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples. Paulo Gadelha says that the virus's ability to infect other people through the two body fluids... Read more
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NBC New York
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, SalivaThe head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, Saliva
NBC New York / Posted 15 hours ago
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples. Paulo Gadelha says that the virus's ability to infect other people through the two body fluids... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, SalivaThe head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, Saliva
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 15 hours ago
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples. Paulo Gadelha says that the virus's ability to infect other people through the two body fluids... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, SalivaThe head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, Saliva
NBC Chicago / Posted 15 hours ago
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples. Paulo Gadelha says that the virus's ability to infect other people through the two body fluids... Read more
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NBC Washington
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, SalivaThe head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, Saliva
NBC Washington / Posted 15 hours ago
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples. Paulo Gadelha says that the virus's ability to infect other people through the two body fluids... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, SalivaThe head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, Saliva
NBC Bay Area / Posted 15 hours ago
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples. Paulo Gadelha says that the virus's ability to infect other people through the two body fluids... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, SalivaThe head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have
Brazil Finds Active Zika Virus in Urine, Saliva
NBC San Diego / Posted 15 hours ago
The head of a top Brazilian health research institute says its scientists have discovered the presence of active Zika virus in urine and saliva samples. Paulo Gadelha says that the virus's ability to infect other people through the two body fluids... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to USLONDON (AP) - Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to US
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 16 hours ago
LONDON (AP) - Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to the Zika outbreak to the United States, a move which follows complaints that the country was hoarding disease data and biological material. The announcement came hours... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to U.S. ASSOCIATED PRESS Laurinaldo Alves adjusts the pacifier of his daughter Luana
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to U.S.
The Toledo Blade / Posted 16 hours ago
ASSOCIATED PRESS Laurinaldo Alves adjusts the pacifier of his daughter Luana Vitoria, who suffers from microcephaly, during a physical stimulation session at the Altino Ventura foundation, a... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to USLONDON (AP) - Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to US
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 hours ago
LONDON (AP) - Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to the Zika outbreak to the United States, a move which follows complaints that the country was hoarding disease data and biological material. The announcement came hours... Read more
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ABC News
After Criticism, Brazil Transferring Zika Samples to USBrazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to the Zika ou
After Criticism, Brazil Transferring Zika Samples to US
ABC News / Posted 16 hours ago
Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to the Zika outbreak to the United States, a move which follows complaints that the country was hoarding disease data and biological material. The announcement came hours after The... Read more
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Bluffton Today
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to USLONDON — Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to th
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to US
Bluffton Today / Posted 17 hours ago
LONDON — Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to the Zika outbreak to the United States, a move which follows complaints that the country was hoarding disease data and biological material. The announcement came hours... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to USBrazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to the Zika ou
After criticism, Brazil transferring Zika samples to US
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 17 hours ago
Brazilian officials say they're sending a set of samples related to the Zika outbreak to the United States, a move which follows complaints that the country was hoarding disease data and biological material. The announcement came hours after The... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Why Are There So Few New Antibiotics?For more than a decade, health experts have been warning us that antibiotics ar
Why Are There So Few New Antibiotics?
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 20 hours ago
For more than a decade, health experts have been warning us that antibiotics are becoming less and less effective. There's widespread fear that the world might revert to the era when common infections were fatal. (Video via Wexler Film Productions /... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Why Are There So Few New Antibiotics?For more than a decade, health experts have been warning us that antibiotics ar
Why Are There So Few New Antibiotics?
KIVI Boise / Posted 20 hours ago
For more than a decade, health experts have been warning us that antibiotics are becoming less and less effective. There's widespread fear that the world might revert to the era when common infections were fatal. (Video via Wexler Film Productions /... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Health officials want more Zika samples, data from BrazilRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to
Health officials want more Zika samples, data from Brazil
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted yesterday
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let researchers determine whether the Zika virus is, as feared, linked to the increased number of babies born with abnormally small heads in the South American country,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Why Are There So Few New Antibiotics?For more than a decade, health experts have been warning us that antibiotics ar
Why Are There So Few New Antibiotics?
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
For more than a decade, health experts have been warning us that antibiotics are becoming less and less effective. There's widespread fear that the world might revert to the era when common infections were fatal. (Video via Wexler Film Productions /... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Five important things to know about ZikaWorld Health Organization Director-General Margaret Chan said, “The level of al
Five important things to know about Zika
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
World Health Organization Director-General Margaret Chan said, “The level of alarm is extremely high,” which is why they are considering declaring a public health emergency. The Zika virus, transmitted by the aggressive Aedes aegypti mosquito, has... Read more
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NBC News
5 Questions Everyone Still Has About the Zika VirusDallas County health officials say the case of two people infected with the Zik
5 Questions Everyone Still Has About the Zika Virus
NBC News / Posted yesterday
Dallas County health officials say the case of two people infected with the Zika virus there almost certainly constitutes sexual transmission — something health experts knew was possible but which has only been seen to happen once. But the incident... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Why Are There So Few New Antibiotics?For more than a decade, health experts have been warning us that antibiotics ar
Why Are There So Few New Antibiotics?
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
For more than a decade, health experts have been warning us that antibiotics are becoming less and less effective. There's widespread fear that the world might revert to the era when common infections were fatal. (Video via Wexler Film Productions /... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Health officials want more Zika samples, data from BrazilRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to
Health officials want more Zika samples, data from Brazil
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted yesterday
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let researchers determine whether the Zika virus is, as feared, linked to the increased number of babies born with abnormally small heads in the South American country,... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Health officials want more Zika samples, data from BrazilRIO DE JANEIRO >> Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let
Health officials want more Zika samples, data from Brazil
The Monterey County Herald / Posted yesterday
RIO DE JANEIRO >> Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let researchers determine whether the Zika virus is, as feared, linked to the increased number of babies born with abnormally small heads in the South American country, U.N.... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
NIH researchers identify genetic mutation responsible for vibratory urticariaScientists at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have identified a genetic
NIH researchers identify genetic mutation responsible for vibratory urticaria
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
Scientists at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have identified a genetic mutation responsible for a rare form of inherited hives induced by vibration, also known as vibratory urticaria. Running, hand clapping, towel drying or even taking a... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Scientists seek more Zika samples, data from Brazil — The Medina County GazetteRIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let r
Scientists seek more Zika samples, data from Brazil — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted yesterday
RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let researchers determine whether the Zika virus is, as feared, linked to the increased number of babies born with abnormally small heads in the South American country, U.N.... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Health officials want more Zika samples, data from BrazilRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to
Health officials want more Zika samples, data from Brazil
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let researchers determine whether the Zika virus is, as feared, linked to the increased number of babies born with abnormally small heads in the South American country,... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Scientists seek more Zika samples, data from BrazilRIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let r
Scientists seek more Zika samples, data from Brazil
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted yesterday
RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let researchers determine whether the Zika virus is, as feared, linked to the increased number of babies born with abnormally small heads in the South American country, U.N.... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Brazil holding up data needed to solve Zika virus Rio De Janeiro — Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let
Brazil holding up data needed to solve Zika virus
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Rio De Janeiro — Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let researchers determine whether the Zika virus is, as feared, linked to the increased number of babies born with abnormally... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Health Officials Want More Zika Samples, Data From BrazilBrazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let researchers determ
Health Officials Want More Zika Samples, Data From Brazil
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
Brazil is not sharing enough samples and disease data to let researchers determine whether the Zika virus is, as feared, linked to the increased number of babies born with abnormally small heads in the South American country, U.N. and U.S. health... Read more
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FOX News
Health officials want more Zika samples, data from BrazilThe lack of data is forcing laboratories in the United States and Europe to wor
Health officials want more Zika samples, data from Brazil
FOX News / Posted yesterday
The lack of data is forcing laboratories in the United States and Europe to work with samples from previous outbreaks, and is frustrating efforts to develop diagnostic tests, drugs and vaccines. Scientists tell The Associated Press that having so... Read more
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