Using a smartphone to detect Zika?

By |2017-03-26T14:46:28+00:00March 26th, 2017|Zika News|

The threat of Zika has become worldwide, and because of that we have some of the worlds greatest mind at work to help develop techniques to protect us from this vector borne disease.  Unfortunately the Zika virus has been tied to a surge in microcephaly cases in infants.  Zika symptoms are similar to the Flu, [...]

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Despite Predicted Slow Down, Zika Continues Plaguing Florida

By |2017-05-17T14:40:20+00:00February 12th, 2017|Zika News|

The Zika virus is mainly transmitted by the aedes aegypti mosquito. But, Florida Department of Health Secretary Celeste Philip says there are not well-researched protocols for how to get rid of the mosquito. “It’s different than the nuisance mosquitoes that most of us are familiar with in that instead of dusk and dawn—remember that [...]