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ABC 57 News 8.1.16: 93.4M could become infected with Zika virus according to projection model

Inside Indiana Business 7.27.16: Olympics Underscore Need for New Insecticides to Curb Zika

ABC News 7.25.16: Zika Virus Infection Risks Calculated for Pregnant Women, Olympic Attendees in New Studies

NYT 7.25.16: Colombia Declares End to the Zika Epidemic

NPR 7.14.16: Zika Epidemic May Have Peaked But Will Threaten U.S. For Years

BBC 7.19.16: Unusual US Zika virus case baffles experts

CNN 7.15.16: First known case of female-to-male Zika transmission announced

NBC News 7.11.16: Zika Virus Countdown: 'This Funding Is Done. It's Not Coming to Us'

WHO 7.11.16: The History of Zika Virus

NIH News 7.5.16: NIH funds Zika virus study involving U.S. Olympic team

Washington Post 6.21.16: While Latin America struggles over Zika, Haiti faces epidemic with a shrug

CDC 6.21.16: C.D.C. and States Ponder Plans to Keep Ahead of Zika

CDC 6.17.16: The following information has been added to or recently updated on the CDC Zika and CDC Travelers' Health sites:

For more information about Zika, please visit http://www.cdc.gov/zika/

Channel 22 News/WSBT 6.16.16: CDC: 3 babies born in US with birth defects caused by Zika

NYT 6.14.16: W.H.O. Says Olympics Should Go Ahead in Brazil Despite Zika Virus

CDC 5.31.16: Interim Guidance for Interpretation of Zika Virus Antibody Test Results

NPR 5.24.16: Mosquito Hunters Set Traps Across Houston, Search for Signs of Zika

CNN 5.17.16 Zika: Is the U.S ready for the fight?

NPR 5.11.16: How The Zika Virus Damages The Brain 

NYT 5.9.16: A Window Into the Workings of Zika

Time 5.5.16: How Infecting Mosquitoes with a Bacterium Could Stop the Zika Virus

Indiana Business Journal (IBJ) 5.5.16: Zika virus fear fuels demand for local DEET manufacturer

Time 5.5.16: 10 Zika facts You Need to Know

CNN 4.28.16: NASA maps Zika's potential spread in the U.S.

Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz 4.27.16: Global Map of Zika Virus

Cleveland Clinic 4.18.16: What You Need to Know About the Zika Virus Outbreak

TIME 4.15.16: Zika Mutates Extremely Quickly, Which Is Why It’s So Scary

The New England Journal of Medicine 4.13.16: Zika Virus and Birth Defects — Reviewing the Evidence for Causality

CNN 4.12.16: Zika virus 'scarier than initially thought' 

Reuters 4.10.16: Brazilian scientists find new Zika-linked brain disorder in adults

NPR 4.5.16: White House to transfer Ebola funds to combat Zika virus

The Wall Street Journal 4.1.16: Dengue Outpaces Zika in Brazil

NPR 3.31.16: Zika Is Linked To Microephphaly, Health Agencies Confirm

The Guardian 3.30.16: Zika virus command center leads biggest military operation in Brazil's history

The New York Times 3.30.16: Team of Rival Scientists Come Together to Fight Zika

Entomology Today 3.29.16: Education, Mosquito Management Programs, and Cooperation Needed to Stop Zika, Dengue and Chikungunya

NPR 3.21.16: Houston Prepares Now For Zika's Potentail Arrival This Summer 

Los Angeles Times Op Ed 3.21.16: The Zika virus doesn't respect borders. It's time for immediate U.S. action

CSIS (Center for Strategic & International Studies) 3.18.16: Video Interview: Understanding the Zika virus

Sci Dev Net 3.17.16: WHO ups battle against deadly mosquitoes

University Corporation for Atmospheric Research 3.16.16: Potential Zika Virus Risk Estimatedfor 50 US Cities

Stat 3.15.15: Medical sleuths descend on Pureto Rico to unearth mysteries of Zika

Entomology Today 3.14.16: A Report from the Summit on Aedes aegypti crisis in the Americas in Brazil

Reuters 3.13.16: INSIGHT-Mosquito's rapid spread poses threat beyond Zika

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Traveler's Health 3.9.16: Zika Virus in the Pacific Islands

New York Times 3.4.16: Two Studies Strengthen Link Between the Zika Virus and Serious Birth Defects

Nature 3.4.16: First Zika birth defects detected in Coloumbia 

University of Minnesota CIDRAP 3.3.16: Google aids Zika response; GBS cases show virus persistence in urine  

The Telegraph 3.2.16: Brazilian experts investigate if 'common mosquito' is transmitting zika virus

US Department of Health and Human Services 3.1.16: FDA issues recommendations to reduce the risk of Zika virus transmission by human cell and tissue products

CNN 3.2.16: How far north is the Zika-spreading mosquito?

Washington Post 2.29.16: Zika is expected to infect 1 in 5 Puerto Ricans, raising threat to rest of U.S.

Tulane University Webinar 2.22.16: Update on Zika Virus: Transmission, Clinical Implications and Potential for Introduction to the United States

Medscape 2.17.16: 10 Questions About Zika: The CDC Answers

MedScape 2.17.16: Advising Pregnant Women About Zika: The Latest Guidance From CDC

Medscape 2.17.16: Clinicians Struggling With What to Advise About Zika

Medscape 2.16.16: FDA Issues Guidance to Protect Blood Supply From Zika Virus

CNN 2.12.16: What real threat does Zika pose to the Rio Olympics? History has an answer


Medscape: Zika Virus Resource Center