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Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019
news about Zika virus
Aug 30, 2019 19:40
It’s not clear whether the mini-brains are conscious -- the team behind the breakthrough suspect they’re not but can’t say for sure -- opening up a new ethical dimension to this area of research moving forward. read more
Nov 19, 2018 08:42
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) will soon undertake trials of the indigenously developed vaccine against Zika virus, cases of which have been reported in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat. read more
Nov 17, 2018 23:44
Since the first case was confirmed by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Bhopal on October 23, 128 cases of zika have been reported from six districts. Results of 16 samples sent for testing on Friday are awaited. read more
Nov 10, 2018 23:24
Two persons who tested positive for the Zika virus died over the past week, as the number of positive cases in Madhya Pradesh climbed to 84. State health department officials familiar with the matter, however, said on Saturday that the deaths were not... read more
Nov 02, 2018 15:51
Zika virus, transmitted through the aedes aegypti mosquito, causes fever, skin rashes, muscle and joint pain. Three cases were reported from Bhopal, Vidisha and Sehore in MP. read more
Oct 28, 2018 19:08
Health authorities in Gujarat said a woman tested positive for Zika and was treated at a state hospital in the capital Ahmedabad, the first confirmed case outside Rajasthan this year. read more
Oct 20, 2018 18:49
The Rajasthan health department has formed a five-member committee on Saturday to investigate, examine and track the Zika virus disease in pregnant patients of first trimester. read more
Oct 17, 2018 20:11
A total of 20 new Zika cases confirmed Wednesday were from Jaipur and two neighbouring districts. Of the total affected people, 23 are pregnant women. read more
Oct 16, 2018 12:55
The first case of zika virus in Jaipur was reported on September 21. The Jaipur Municipal Corporation started fogging across the city on October 3 and it will continue till October 25. read more
Oct 13, 2018 23:17
Rajput Hostel on Station Road was quarantined from Friday evening after six students were found to be zika positive. Two policemen have been deployed outside the gate to stop students from going out. read more
Oct 12, 2018 11:42
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Oct 11, 2018 19:49
Rajasthan chief secretary DB Gupta directed district collectors to review the situation of seasonal diseases themselves and also asked them to cross-check the work done by the health department. He also directed all chief medical and health officers... read more
Oct 10, 2018 00:16
Zika is spread through the bite of an infected Aedes aegypti mosquito, which also spreads dengue and chikungunya. read more
Oct 09, 2018 15:07
Twenty-two people in Jaipur have tested positive for Zika virus, the health ministry said. There is no vaccine for the virus which can cause severe birth defects in unborn children. Here’s all you need to know about the virus: read more
Oct 09, 2018 12:54
An expert team sent by Centre has been monitoring the situation in Jaipur where 22 people tested positive for Zika, and are assisting in containment operations in Rajasthan since October 5. read more