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Research & Reviews  6,739 results

Zika Prevention Behaviors Among Women of Reproductive Age in Puerto Rico, 2016.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2021.03.004
American Journal of Preventive Medicine; Ellington SR, Simeone RM et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Zika virus is primarily transmitted through mosquito bites. Because Zika virus infection during pregnancy can cause serious birth defects, reproductive-aged women need protection from Zika virus infection. This report describes Zika virus preventi...

Therapeutic targets and biological mechanisms of action of curcumin against Zika virus:...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejphar.2021.174144
European Journal of Pharmacology; Kim M, Choi H et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Zika virus (ZIKV) is a mosquito-borne flavivirus, that could cause congenital Zika syndrome (CZS), characterized by microcephaly, neurological complications and fetal deaths. No specific treatments for ZIKV are currently available, highlighting th...

Structures of flavivirus RNA promoters suggest two binding modes with NS5 polymerase.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-22846-1 10.1128/JVI.01257-06 10.1016/j.cell.2016.05.008 10.1128/JVI.73.4.3108-3116.1999 10.1006/viro.2002.1504 10.1016/j.virol.2004.07.004 10.1261/rna.1609709 10.1128/JVI.00814-06 10.1093/emboj/21.11.2757 10.1074/jbc.274.47.33714 10.1101/gad.1444206 10.1099/vir.0.013854-0 10.1074/jbc.M010923200 10.3390/v3091739 10.1128/JVI.02202-16 10.1128/JVI.02704-06 10.1016/j.antiviral.2013.06.001 10.1016/0042-6822(88)90468-0 10.1016/j.virol.2007.12.035 10.1128/JVI.00047-17 10.1038/nmeth1058 10.1021/acsinfecdis.9b00384 10.1371/journal.ppat.1007656 10.1074/jbc.M111.255034 10.1002/1873-3468.13437 10.1371/journal.ppat.1005451 10.7554/eLife.17636 10.1073/pnas.1716689115 10.1128/JVI.01647-08 10.1074/jbc.M110.162289 10.3389/fmicb.2018.00527 10.1093/nar/gkh579 10.1261/rna.1960410 10.1128/JVI.00047-17 10.1016/j.sbi.2009.10.015 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002912 10.1371/journal.ppat.1004682 10.1038/ncomms14762 10.1107/S2053230X17001601 10.1371/journal.ppat.1003549 10.1128/JVI.02455-06 10.1128/JVI.76.2.525-531.2002 10.1016/j.jmb.2007.07.005 10.1128/JVI.02343-10 10.1038/s41598-020-70094-y 10.1016/j.antiviral.2019.104536 10.1371/journal.ppat.1008484 10.1074/jbc.M116.724013 10.1074/jbc.M104248200 10.1038/nprot.2009.67 10.1186/1748-7188-6-26 10.1107/S0907444909052925 10.1107/S0907444904019158 10.1074/jbc.M114.584466 10.1128/JVI.71.7.5366-5374.1997
Nature Communications; Lee E, Bujalowski PJ et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Flaviviruses use a ~70 nucleotide stem-loop structure called stem-loop A (SLA) at the 5' end of the RNA genome as a promoter for RNA synthesis. Flaviviral polymerase NS5 specifically recognizes SLA to initiate RNA synthesis and methylate the 5' gu...

Guillain-Barré syndrome associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection: A case report with long t...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8080536
Journal of Neuroimmunology; Papri N, Hayat S et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - A 50-years old male presented with quadriplegia and paresthesia and was diagnosed as Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS). He was found positive for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) six weeks prior to the onset of weakness. GB...

Co-Circulation of All Four Dengue Viruses and Zika Virus in Guerrero, Mexico, 2019.
https://doi.org/10.1089/vbz.2020.2742
Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.); Nunez-Avellaneda D, Tangudu C et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - A clinical and entomological investigation was performed to identify flavivirus infections in humans and mosquitoes in impoverished areas of Guerrero, a coastal state in southwestern Mexico. A total of 639 patients with acute febrile illness and 8...

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Guidelines  23 results

Oral lesions in patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection: could the oral cavity be a target organ?
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32888876/
Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, and Oral Radiology; Brandão TB, Gueiros LA et. al.

Feb 14th, 2021 - Several viruses transmitted through saliva, such as herpes simplex virus, cytomegalovirus, and Zika virus, are capable of infecting and replicating in the oral mucosa, leading to painful oral ulcers. Few studies have described the oral manifestati...

Science points to causes of COVID-19
https://www.unenvironment.org/news-and-stories/story/science-points-causes-covid-19
UN Environment Programme;

May 21st, 2020 - The coronavirus (COVID-19) is a zoonotic disease. Zoonotic diseases are transmitted between animals and humans. Diseases passed from animals to humans are a significant threat to human health. When the symptoms are serious, our lack of prior expos...

Guidance for Providers Caring for Women and Men Of Reproductive Age with Possible Zika Virus Exposure
https://www.asrm.org/globalassets/asrm/asrm-content/news-and-publications/practice-guidelines/for-non-members/guidance_for_providers_zika_virus_exposure.pdf

Jul 15th, 2019 - This is an update of the ASRM Zika virus guidance for providers that addresses the care of non-pregnant patients desiring pregnancy, originally released in September 2016 and updated in August 2018. This revised document reflects the changes that ...

Dengue and Zika Virus Diagnostic Testing for Patients with a Clinically Compatible Illn...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6581290
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Sharp TM, Fischer M et. al.

Jun 13th, 2019 - Dengue and Zika viruses are closely related mosquitoborne flaviviruses with similar transmission cycles, distribution throughout the tropics and subtropics, and disease manifestations including fever, rash, myalgia, and arthralgia. For patients wi...

DEET | US EPA
https://www.epa.gov/insect-repellents/deet

May 8th, 2019 - Safety Review of DEET (chemical name, N,N-diethyl-meta-toluamide) is the active ingredient in many repellent products. It is widely used to repel biting pests such as mosquitoes and ticks. Every year, an estimated one-third of the U.S. population ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  8,083 results

Zika Prevention Behaviors Among Women of Reproductive Age in Puerto Rico, 2016.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2021.03.004
American Journal of Preventive Medicine; Ellington SR, Simeone RM et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Zika virus is primarily transmitted through mosquito bites. Because Zika virus infection during pregnancy can cause serious birth defects, reproductive-aged women need protection from Zika virus infection. This report describes Zika virus preventi...

Therapeutic targets and biological mechanisms of action of curcumin against Zika virus:...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejphar.2021.174144
European Journal of Pharmacology; Kim M, Choi H et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Zika virus (ZIKV) is a mosquito-borne flavivirus, that could cause congenital Zika syndrome (CZS), characterized by microcephaly, neurological complications and fetal deaths. No specific treatments for ZIKV are currently available, highlighting th...

Structures of flavivirus RNA promoters suggest two binding modes with NS5 polymerase.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-22846-1 10.1128/JVI.01257-06 10.1016/j.cell.2016.05.008 10.1128/JVI.73.4.3108-3116.1999 10.1006/viro.2002.1504 10.1016/j.virol.2004.07.004 10.1261/rna.1609709 10.1128/JVI.00814-06 10.1093/emboj/21.11.2757 10.1074/jbc.274.47.33714 10.1101/gad.1444206 10.1099/vir.0.013854-0 10.1074/jbc.M010923200 10.3390/v3091739 10.1128/JVI.02202-16 10.1128/JVI.02704-06 10.1016/j.antiviral.2013.06.001 10.1016/0042-6822(88)90468-0 10.1016/j.virol.2007.12.035 10.1128/JVI.00047-17 10.1038/nmeth1058 10.1021/acsinfecdis.9b00384 10.1371/journal.ppat.1007656 10.1074/jbc.M111.255034 10.1002/1873-3468.13437 10.1371/journal.ppat.1005451 10.7554/eLife.17636 10.1073/pnas.1716689115 10.1128/JVI.01647-08 10.1074/jbc.M110.162289 10.3389/fmicb.2018.00527 10.1093/nar/gkh579 10.1261/rna.1960410 10.1128/JVI.00047-17 10.1016/j.sbi.2009.10.015 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002912 10.1371/journal.ppat.1004682 10.1038/ncomms14762 10.1107/S2053230X17001601 10.1371/journal.ppat.1003549 10.1128/JVI.02455-06 10.1128/JVI.76.2.525-531.2002 10.1016/j.jmb.2007.07.005 10.1128/JVI.02343-10 10.1038/s41598-020-70094-y 10.1016/j.antiviral.2019.104536 10.1371/journal.ppat.1008484 10.1074/jbc.M116.724013 10.1074/jbc.M104248200 10.1038/nprot.2009.67 10.1186/1748-7188-6-26 10.1107/S0907444909052925 10.1107/S0907444904019158 10.1074/jbc.M114.584466 10.1128/JVI.71.7.5366-5374.1997
Nature Communications; Lee E, Bujalowski PJ et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - Flaviviruses use a ~70 nucleotide stem-loop structure called stem-loop A (SLA) at the 5' end of the RNA genome as a promoter for RNA synthesis. Flaviviral polymerase NS5 specifically recognizes SLA to initiate RNA synthesis and methylate the 5' gu...

Guillain-Barré syndrome associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection: A case report with long t...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8080536
Journal of Neuroimmunology; Papri N, Hayat S et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - A 50-years old male presented with quadriplegia and paresthesia and was diagnosed as Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS). He was found positive for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2) six weeks prior to the onset of weakness. GB...

Co-Circulation of All Four Dengue Viruses and Zika Virus in Guerrero, Mexico, 2019.
https://doi.org/10.1089/vbz.2020.2742
Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.); Nunez-Avellaneda D, Tangudu C et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - A clinical and entomological investigation was performed to identify flavivirus infections in humans and mosquitoes in impoverished areas of Guerrero, a coastal state in southwestern Mexico. A total of 639 patients with acute febrile illness and 8...

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News  1,815 results

Zika Vaccine Candidate Shows Promise in Phase 1 Trial
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946141

Feb 18th, 2021 - A Zika virus vaccine candidate prompted antibody responses in 80% of individuals who received two doses in a phase 1 study. Although Zika cases have declined in recent years, "geographic expansion of the Aedes aegypti mosquito to areas where popul...

Oral lesions in patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection: could the oral cavity be a target organ?
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32888876/
Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, and Oral Radiology; Brandão TB, Gueiros LA et. al.

Feb 14th, 2021 - Several viruses transmitted through saliva, such as herpes simplex virus, cytomegalovirus, and Zika virus, are capable of infecting and replicating in the oral mucosa, leading to painful oral ulcers. Few studies have described the oral manifestati...

Flu Vaccine More Important Than Ever, but Will GBS Patients Believe You?
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/937995_2

Sep 27th, 2020 - The Evidence for Influenza Vaccine Correct answer? Give all of them. Let's begin with some history. The etiology of GBS is still unclear, though an antecedent respiratory tract or intestinal infection is reported in about two thirds of cases. The ...

Congenital CMV Tied to Increased Prevalence of Microcephaly
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937507

Sep 16th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) is associated with a markedly increased prevalence of microcephaly at birth, according to a database study. "Congenital cytomegalovirus is an important cause of microcephaly in the Unite...

Congenital CMV Tied to Increased Prevalence of Microcephaly
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/937507

Sep 16th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) is associated with a markedly increased prevalence of microcephaly at birth, according to a database study. "Congenital cytomegalovirus is an important cause of microcephaly in the Unite...

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Patient Education  21 results see all →