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Zika is a virus that is usually spread by certain kinds of mosquitoes there have been several outbreaks of zika virus in central america, south america, the caribbean statewide mosquito-borne disease activity report current statewide mosquito-borne disease activity report (pdf. The zika virus, which has no vaccine nor treatment, recently spread to brazil and other countries in the americas. Different response by cdc to spread of zika virus vs lyme disease-carrying ticks dr daniel cameron, md, mph, is a nationally recognized leader for his expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses. Key messages - zika virus disease what is the treatment for zika virus disease (zika) there has been one report of possible spread of the virus through blood transfusion and one report of possible transmission through sexual contact.
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Rich and his colleagues have now tested their zika treatment in the lab this treatment halted the cells' growth, the scientists report the virus also infected some full-blown glioblastoma cells, but not as many infect to spread a disease from one organism to another this.
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