Zika

10.06.17
FDA approves first Zika test for blood donations
10.06.17

FDA approves first Zika test for blood donations

It can detect the virus' RNA in plasma from blood donations.

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09.05.17
Scientists could use Zika to fight brain cancer in the future
09.05.17

Scientists could use Zika to fight brain cancer in the future

The virus is able to kill tumor cells in a very hard to treat brain cancer.

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07.14.17
Verily's answer to Fresno's mosquito woes is 20 million more
07.14.17

Verily's answer to Fresno's mosquito woes is 20 million more

It's releasing bacteria-infected mosquitoes to control wild populations.

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05.30.17
Zika test needs just a drop of blood
05.30.17

Zika test needs just a drop of blood

BluSense Diagnostics may have developed a $20 kit that can aid in early detection of the virus.

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12.14.16
Google's 2016 was defined by 'Pokémon Go,' Olympics and Trump
12.14.16

Google's 2016 was defined by 'Pokémon Go,' Olympics and Trump

More than ever, its search stats reflect the trends and tragedies of the past year.

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11.10.16
Florida voters conflicted over Zika-fighting mosquitoes
11.10.16

Florida voters conflicted over Zika-fighting mosquitoes

A city in Florida voted against a scientific trial, but the county it's located in voted for it.

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10.07.16
Alphabet is working to squash the Zika virus, too
10.07.16

Alphabet is working to squash the Zika virus, too

Verily has a few ideas for stopping the disease in its tracks.

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09.01.16
Trapped Florida mosquitoes found to contain Zika virus
09.01.16

Trapped Florida mosquitoes found to contain Zika virus

It seems the virus is spreading even further.

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