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Vaccine for chikungunya virus is in development by NC State scientists at Raleigh lab

Scientists at N.C. State University are working with a Raleigh bio-tech company to develop a vaccine for chikungunya, the mosquito-borne virus that has affected 10 North Carolina residents this summer, Jonathan Black reports for… 379 more words

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Health Officials Preparing for Threat of Mosquito-Borne Disease

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Hoping to get out in front of the problem before it arrives, St. Louis County health officials are making changes to better fend off the threat of Chikungunya. 243 more words

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Chikungunya Disease Reaches USA

An extremely painful but rarely fatal viral disease native to Africa has infected two people through local mosquito bites in South Florida. 177 more words

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First Domestic Case of Chikungunya Reported

For the last few months we’ve been following the newest mosquito-borne disease to hit the United States: chikungunya. Up until last week, all the diagnosed cases in the U.S. 351 more words

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SPECIAL EDITION: How concerned should we be about the mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus?

This just in from Jenny Marder, PBS News Hour:

“Last Thursday On Thursday, federal officials announced that the tropical Chikungunya mosquito-borne disease had been transmitted for the first time within the United States, infecting two Florida residents. 602 more words

Mosquito Control

SPECIAL EDITION: How concerned should we be about the mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus?


This just in from Jenny Marder, PBS News Hour:

“Last Thursday On Thursday, federal officials announced that the tropical Chikungunya mosquito-borne disease had been transmitted for the first time within the United States, infecting two Florida residents. 602 more words

Mosquito Control

Video de Canción al Chikungunya


El virus llamado chikungunya ha estado afectando a miles de personas por todo el mundo causando fiebres, nausea, dolor de musculo, y alergias en la piel. 72 more words

Pedro Biaggi En La Mañana