Take a look at our infographic below to learn more about this emerging virus and find out key facts about Zika infection.
18 months on from the WHO’s declaration of a Public Health Emergency, we provide an update on Zika, including a research round-up and vaccine pipelines.
Environmental change, and a growing and more connected population will promote vector-borne disease risk further. In this opinion piece, the authors discuss the role of climate modeling in disease prediction and epidemiology.
Is a Zika vaccine imminent? Martha Powell provides an overview of the current Zika vaccine candidates in human clinical trials and how these vaccines are being assessed.
How researchers and physicians have risen to the Zika challenge a short year and half after the WHO declared a public health emergency.
Researchers discover latent human herpes virus 6 may interfere with the brains ability to repair damaged myelin in brain diseases such as multiple sclerosis.
A new first-of-its-kind study will assess Zika virus as a tool to target glioblastomas, one of the most challenging cancers to treat.
Researchers have uncovered a mechanism utilized by Zika virus to cross the placental barrier; this has provided an insight into the virus’ ability to cause birth defects such as microcephaly.
In this interview, Patricia Garcez discusses her work on Zika virus and its disruption of normal cell division and differentiation, and her hopes for the field in the coming months and years.
Researchers have demonstrated a widely used HIV therapy, protease inhibitors, might induce cell stress, leading to the production of beta amyloid and contributing to HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders.