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ALLMedicine™ Zika Virus Center

Research & Reviews  2,841 results

Gain-of-function genetic screening identifies the antiviral function of TMEM120A via ST...
Nature Communications; Li S, Qian N et. al.

Jan 12th, 2022 - Zika virus (ZIKV) infection can be associated with neurological pathologies, such as microcephaly in newborns and Guillain-Barre syndrome in adults. Effective therapeutics are currently not available. As such, a comprehensive understanding of viru...

Differential detection of zika virus based on PCR.
Journal of Virological Methods; Alzate D, Marín E et. al.

Jan 11th, 2022 - Tropical countries are highly prone to infectious diseases such as the one caused by zika virus. Infection by zika is clinically and epidemiologically highly relevant. For example, when women are infected by zika during the first trimester of preg...

Epilepsy and EEG Abnormalities in Congenital Zika Syndrome.
Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology : Official Publicatio... van der Linden H, Pessoa A et. al.

Jan 10th, 2022 - The congenital Zika syndrome is a new entity of a group of etiologies that can lead to microcephaly and other brain damages during pregnancy, such as toxoplasmosis, rubeola, cytomegalovirus, and herpes simplex. The Zika virus crosses the placental...

Clinical Neurophysiology of Zika Virus Infection.
Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology : Official Publicatio... Caboclo LO, França MC

Jan 10th, 2022 - Clinical Neurophysiology of Zika Virus Infection.|2022|Caboclo LO,França MC,|

Clinical Neurophysiology of Zika Virus Encephalitis.
Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology : Official Publicatio... Ferrari-Marinho T, De Marchi LR et. al.

Jan 10th, 2022 - Zika virus (ZIKV) has been shown to be highly neurotropic; neurologic disorders are a common complication of this infection. Encephalitis-an inflammation of the brain parenchyma associated with neurologic dysfunction-is a rare complication of ZIKV...

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Guidelines  2 results

Dengue and Zika Virus Diagnostic Testing for Patients with a Clinically Compatible Illn...
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...
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  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  19 results

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic in Perinatal Mental Health (RISEUP-PPD-COVID-19)

Sep 30th, 2021 - This study is co-sponsored by University of Loyola, Seville, Spain and from University of Minho, Braga Portugal. Emma Motrico and Ana Mesquita as Principal Investigators of the study are the Responsible Parties. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)...

Phase I, Randomized, Double-blinded, Placebo-Controlled Dose De-escalation Study to Evaluate Safety and Immunogenicity of Alum Adjuvanted Zika Virus Purified Inactivated Vaccine (ZPIV) in Adults in...

Aug 27th, 2021 - This study is a single-center, randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled, Phase 1, dose de-escalation study to evaluate the safety, reactogenicity, and immunogenicity of a purified inactivated, alum-adjuvanted ZIKV vaccine (ZPIV) administered...

Dengue Vaccine Strategy in Children Aged 9 to 17 Years in the French Caribbean

Jun 24th, 2021 - The Dengvaxia® vaccine is being implemented in a difficult context: complex administration of the vaccine with the need to perform a biological test beforehand and to administer 3 vaccine doses, inconsistent efficacy, controversies and legal actio...

A Cluster-randomized Trial to EValuate the Efficacy of Wolbachia-InfecTed Aedes Aegypti Mosquitoes in Reducing the Incidence of Arboviral Infection in Brazil (EVITA Dengue)

Jun 1st, 2021 - This study is a cluster randomized controlled trial (CRCT) to evaluate the efficacy of Wolbachia-infected Aedes aegypti mosquito release in reducing the burden of arbovirus (ARBV) infection in Brazil over three years. Children aged 6-11 years will...

VRC 705: A Zika Virus DNA Vaccine in Healthy Adults and Adolescents

May 24th, 2021 - This was a multicenter, randomized study to evaluate safety, immunogenicity, and efficacy of a 3-dose vaccination regimen with the Zika virus wildtype (ZIKVwt) DNA vaccine (VRC-ZKADNA090-00-VP) or placebo (VRC-PBSPLA043-00-VP). The placebo was a s...

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News  783 results

Dengue, Chikungunya, and Zika Virus Incidence in Mexico Likely Higher Than Previously Thought

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

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...

Merck Seeks COVID Pill EUA; Transplant Centers Ban Unvaxxed; Beware the 'Twindemic'

Oct 11th, 2021 - Note that some links may require registration or subscription. Merck applied to the FDA for emergency use authorization for molnupiravir, its oral antiviral, which the company developed in collaboration with Ridgeback Biotherapeutics, to treat COV...

As Zika-Affected Babies Grow, Developmental Outcomes Vary

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...

Zika Vaccine Candidate Shows Promise in Phase 1 Trial

Feb 19th, 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...

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Patient Education  7 results see all →