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zika virus

Fetal health
Zika may cause miscarriages
Published March 22, 2017
In mouse study, exposure to virus led to higher rates of miscarriages, babies born with thin brain tissue, brain inflammation
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New evidence links Zika, Guillain-Barré
Published March 22, 2017
Johns Hopkins neurologist collaborates with scientists in Colombia to document biological, viral association
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Scientists aim to fast-track Zika treatment
Published March 22, 2017
In large-scale screen of existing drugs, researchers identify three drugs effective enough in lab to warrant further study
Global Health
Hopkins Medicine launches Zika center
Published March 22, 2017
Center team will provide comprehensive care to patients with mosquito-borne virus, conduct research
Public health
Chasing down Zika virus
Published March 22, 2017
Rising senior Lara Gaffney, captain of JHU's women's cross country team, helps Baltimore City Health Department's efforts to prevent mosquito-borne virus / The Baltimore Sun
Zika research
4 JHU teams win funding to combat Zika virus
Published March 22, 2017
Projects are among 21 selected for accelerated development in USAID Zika challenge
Fight the bite
Mosquito misgivings
Published March 22, 2017
Florida residents oppose use of genetically modified mosquitoes to curb population
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Misinformation, amplified
Published March 22, 2017
Social media conspiracy theories could undermine efforts to combat Zika virus, experts caution
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Experts address need for Zika virus funding
Published March 22, 2017
Economic model developed at BSPH suggests cost of Zika infection in southern states could exceed $2B / The Baltimore Sun
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'Mini-brains' help show how Zika affects fetal cortex
Published March 22, 2017
Researchers confirm key process by which virus causes microcephaly, other damage in fetal brains