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Research & Reviews  3,275 results

Fetal loss in pregnant rhesus macaques infected with high-dose African-lineage Zika virus.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0010623
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Raasch LE, Yamamoto K et. al.

Aug 5th, 2022 - Countermeasures against Zika virus (ZIKV), including vaccines, are frequently tested in nonhuman primates (NHP). Macaque models are important for understanding how ZIKV infections impact human pregnancy due to similarities in placental development...

Why does Zika virus persist in the semen of some men but not others?
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiac330
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Haddow AD

Aug 5th, 2022 - Why does Zika virus persist in the semen of some men but not others?|2022|Haddow AD,|

Prolonged shedding of Zika virus in human semen is associated with male reproductive tr...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiac329
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Vogt MB, McDonald EM et. al.

Aug 5th, 2022 - Zika virus (ZIKV) is a mosquito-borne flavivirus that causes congenital defects. Sexual transmission of ZIKV was confirmed in a recent epidemic; however, mechanisms behind ZIKV infection and persistence in the male reproductive tract are unknown. ...

Inhibition of dengue virus infection by trifluoperazine.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00705-022-05555-y
Archives of Virology; Piccini LE, Castilla V et. al.

Aug 4th, 2022 - Dengue virus (DENV), a member of the genus Flavivirus, family Flaviviridae, is the most widespread viral pathogen transmitted to humans by mosquitoes. Despite the increased incidence of DENV infection, there are no antiviral drugs available for tr...

Zika vector competence data reveals risks of outbreaks: the contribution of the Europea...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9345287
Nature Communications; Obadia T, Gutierrez-Bugallo G et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2022 - First identified in 1947, Zika virus took roughly 70 years to cause a pandemic unusually associated with virus-induced brain damage in newborns. Zika virus is transmitted by mosquitoes, mainly Aedes aegypti, and secondarily, Aedes albopictus, both...

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Guidelines  2 results

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 14th, 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...

Update: Interim Guidance for Preconception Counseling and Prevention of Sexual Transmis...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6089331
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Polen KD, Gilboa SM et. al.

Aug 10th, 2018 - Zika virus infection can occur as a result of mosquitoborne or sexual transmission of the virus. Infection during pregnancy is a cause of fetal brain abnormalities and other serious birth defects (1,2). CDC has updated the interim guidance for men...

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Drugs  3 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  56 results

A Study of Purified Inactivated Zika Virus Vaccine (PIZV) in Healthy Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05469802

Jul 28th, 2022 - The candidate vaccine being tested in this study is called PIZV (purified inactivated zika virus vaccine) or TAK-426. This study will look at the safety and immunogenicity of PIZV in healthy participants. The study will enroll approximately 156 he...

Spatial Repellents for Aedes-borne Virus Control in Sri Lanka
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05452447

Jul 11th, 2022 - The study will be a prospective, cRCT, participant and observer-blinded, placebo-controlled trial in a site endemic for ABV to measure the impact of a SR product on new ABV virus infections. Clusters of households, each cluster containing 110-120 ...

ZIKAlliance Pregnant Women Cohort
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03188731

May 24th, 2022 - The aim of this proposal is to evaluate the causal relationship between Zika virus (ZIKV) infections in pregnancy and congenital malformations. We will estimate the absolute and relative risks of congenital malformations and other adverse outcomes...

Qatar PREgnancy Covid-19 OUtcome Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05349279

May 20th, 2022 - The coronavirus disease 2019 or 'COVID-19' is a respiratory tract infection caused by the novel coronavirus strain initially (1). On 12th March 2020, the World Health Organization declared it as a 'pandemic' outbreak of utmost international concer...

ZIKAlliance Natural History Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03204409

May 18th, 2022 - Study to enroll up to 1000 adult patients (>18 years) presenting with febrile or rash illness of short duration (<72h) in designated clinics in the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Following enrolment (day 0), patients will be followed up at days 2-3, ...

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News  957 results

Mosquitoes Go Viral if They Smell This on You
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/976205

Jun 30th, 2022 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study. I'm Dr F. Perry Wilson of the Yale School of Medicine. As the nights get warmer here in Connecticut, I'm spending more an...

Mortality 12 Times Higher in Children With Congenital Zika
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/969022

Feb 23rd, 2022 - About 80% of people infected with Zika virus show no symptoms, and that's particularly problematic during pregnancy. The infection can cause birth defects and is the origin of numerous cases of microcephaly and other neurologic impairments. The la...

Dengue, Chikungunya, and Zika Virus Incidence in Mexico Likely Higher Than Previously Thought
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/964343

Dec 9th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - More accurate testing reveals that the incidence of dengue (DENV), chikungunya (CHIKV) and zika (ZIKAV) viruses in endemic areas of Mexico is likely higher than previously reported, a cross-sectional study shows. Dr. Jo...

India's Latest Zika Outbreak Sees Surge of Nearly 100 Cases
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962495

Nov 9th, 2021 - (Reuters) - At least 89 people, including 17 children, have tested positive for the Zika virus in a surge of cases in the Indian city of Kanpur, its health department said on Monday. First discovered in 1947, the mosquito-borne virus Zika virus re...

As Zika-Affected Babies Grow, Developmental Outcomes Vary
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/958796

Sep 16th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - At age 2 years and beyond, babies born with microcephaly after exposure to Zika virus in the womb often have more severe neurodevelopmental delays and slower growth rates than their peers, although neurodevelopmental pr...

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Patient Education  12 results see all →