Zika virus
Prior dengue virus infection increases Zika virus-induced damage during pregnancy  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Women who have previously been infected with dengue virus may be at risk for increased damage to their fetuses and placentas if they should later become infected with... more
Dengue virus infection may cause severe outcomes following Zika virus infection during pregnancy  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Prior Dengue virus infection may cause severe outcomes following Zika virus infection during pregnancy, a new study shows. The research points to... more
Immunity to dengue can protect against Zika infection, study shows  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
In the epicenter of the Zika epidemic in northeast Brazil, 73 percent of people living in an urban slum in Salvador were infected in 2015. However, in this... more
Scientists wean mosquitoes off blood with dieting drugs  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Researchers have found a way to reduce the blood thirst of mosquitoes and prevent mosquito bites and spread of mosquito borne illnesses such as Zika, dengue fever, malaria and chikungunya. more
Impact of preexisting dengue immunity on Zika virus emergence in a dengue endemic region  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
The clinical outcomes associated with Zika virus (ZIKV) in the Americas have been well documented, but other aspects of the... more
In some cases, getting dengue may protect against Zika  SCIENCE-NEWS · 2 weeks
A Zika outbreak in a Brazilian slum suggests that the timing of dengue infections may matter for protection against Zika. more
New technology can detect any virus that poses a threat to humans  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Researchers have developed a computational method that designs molecular “baits” for any strains of virus known to infect humans, including Zika virus. more
New disease surveillance tool helps detect any human virus  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
During the Zika virus outbreak of 2015-16, public health officials scrambled to contain the epidemic and curb the pathogen's devastating effects on pregnant women. At the same time, scientists around... more
Scientists are working to develop a new way to detect Zika virus  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
A collaboration of scientists including Professor Jean Patterson, Ph.D., of Texas Biomedical Research Institute, is working on a new way to detect Zika virus... more
Study: CD4+ T cells could be important mediators of protection against Zika virus  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Immune cells called CD4+ T cells could be important mediators of protection against the Zika virus, according to a study published January... more
Zika vaccines should induce responses by CD4+ T cells  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Immune cells called CD4+ T cells could be important mediators of protection against the Zika virus, according to a new study. The findings support vaccine strategies that induce a protective... more
Previous dengue virus infection associated with protection from symptomatic Zika  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Previous infection with dengue virus may protect children from symptomatic Zika, according to a study published January 22 in the open-access journal PLOS Medicine by Eva Harris of... more
Study: Prior dengue immunity in children may be protective against symptomatic Zika  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Children with a history of prior dengue virus infection had a significantly lower risk of being symptomatic when infected by Zika virus, according to... more
Study: Prior dengue infection could protect children from symptomatic Zika  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A prior dengue virus infection could protect children from symptomatic Zika virus infection, according to a study by an international group of researchers including those from the University... more
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