20% of Puerto Ricans expected to Contract Zika

NY Daily

With the U.S. Centers for Disease Control warning that 700,000 people on the island of Puerto Rico will contract the Zika virus by year’s end, America must mount a public health campaign.

 

New CDC Laboratory Test for Zika Virus Authorized for Emergency Use by FDA

In response to a request from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for a diagnostic tool for Zika virus that will be distributed to qualified laboratories and, in the United States, those that are certified to perform high-complexity tests.

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