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Man holds vial at the Sanofi Pasteur site, the biggest production, research and development site of vaccines in the world

Man holds vial at the Sanofi Pasteur site, the biggest production, research and development site of vaccines in the world

Zika vaccine: France's Sanofi and U.S. Army join forces

11/07/2016 16:50

French drug company Sanofi said on Wednesday it had struck a research deal with the U.S. Army to speed up the development of a vaccine against the mosquito-borne Zika virus.

Researchers in Brazil have identified the genome of the Zika virus which may cause severe defects in babies and a paralysis-causing syndrome

Researchers in Brazil have identified the genome of the Zika virus which may cause severe defects in babies and the paralysis-causing Guillaim Barre syndrome

Zika virus linked to paralysis syndrome?

22/02/2016 11:09

Brazilian researchers have identified the genome sequence of the Zika virus, finding further evidence that the mosquito-borne disease is related to microcephaly. The virus has also been linked to an increasing number of cases of paralysis-causing Guillain-Barre syndrome

HQ of the World Health Organisation. Members have been meeting to discuss the Zika virus

HQ of the World Health Organisation. Members have been meeting to discuss the Zika virus

WHO warns of risk of Zika virus in the Americas

25/01/2016 12:36

The World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday that the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which is suspected of causing brain damage to babies in Brazil, is likely to spread to all countries in the Americas except for Canada and Chile.

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