The antibodies "may have the dual utility as diagnostics capable of recognising Zika virus subtypes and may be further developed to treat Zika virus infection," said Ravi Durvasula from Loyola.. Credit: IndiaTimes - Published
A vaccine to prevent infections caused by the deadly mosquito-borne Zika virus induced immune response and was found to be safe in an early stage trial, Emergent BioSolutions Inc and partner Valneva SE.. Credit: Reuters India - Published
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Zika virus spreads rapidly due to its mild symptoms, said a researcher at Evolutionary Medicine of Indian Astrobiology Research Centre, Mumbai. "Based on the insight of vector ecology, I proposed a.. Credit: DNA - Published
The action was taken under the ongoing drive of eradicating the Zika virus in the city and for this, the local body is working to finish the larva breeding and keep the city neat and clean. Credit: DNA - Published
After a confirmed Zika case, now dengue is thriving in the city. Last week, the city reported 58 confirmed cases of dengue. So far, 258 cases of dengue have been recorded in October, against 289 cases.. Credit: DNA - Published
A special ward with 12 beds has been set up at the VS Hospital in Ahmedabad to treat Zika virus-affected patients after the first case of the mosquito-borne disease this year in Gujarat was detected,.. Credit: IndiaTimes - Published
To give a shake-up to our humdrum existence, science often comes up with forebodings of mishaps and calamities. While panic and terror are unwarranted, yet, these rare occasions are when people.. Credit: DNA - Published
AMC commissioner Vijay Nehra visited Amraiwadi a day after a Zika case emerged in the region. "I have supervised the surveillance activity and taken a stock of the situation. I visited a few houses and.. Credit: DNA - Published
Zika strain has been found in mosquitoes in Ahmedabad, a laboratory test confirmed Saturday. Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) had sent around 200 mosquito samples to the National Institute of.. Credit: DNA - Published
Rajasthan, despite being a relatively dry and humid state, has become favourable for seasonal and vector-borne diseases including swine flu, dengue, chikungunya, malaria and Zika. This as the hospitals.. Credit: DNA - Published
The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation on Friday said they have so far surveyed over 7.33 lakh people and screened 5,183 pregnant women for Zika virus. The figures raise serious questions as the.. Credit: DNA - Published
The state health department, on Thursday, continued to deny any cases of Zika in the state and city but interestingly, it has intensified its efforts at screening in the Amraiwadi area and in a 3km.. Credit: DNA - Published
At the time when Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan is witnessing India’s biggest outbreak of Zika Virus Disease (ZVD), the state has also registered the highest cases of swine flu in the country, the.. Credit: DNA - Published
Besides, the Rajasthan Health Department formed a five-member committee on Saturday to investigate, examine and track Zika virus disease in pregnant patients of first trimester. Credit: Firstpost - Published
Five more Zika positive cases were detected in Jaipur on Tuesday that took ZVD toll to 130. However, 117 of them have recovered completely claimed the health department official. Meanwhile, health.. Credit: DNA - Published