Pooping into a petri dish is becoming standard practice as part of some college biology courses.
May 5, 2016|
Zika update edition
April 28, 2016|
The viral strain scientists isolated from two nonhuman primates is identical to the one circulating among humans.
April 15, 2016|
Sequence analysis of 41 viral strains reveals more than a half-century of change.
April 7, 2016|
Researchers identify a virus that may already have caused mass tilapia die-offs in Ecuador and Israel in recent years.
March 31, 2016|
A detailed structure of the pathogen highlights its similarities to—and one major difference from—other flaviviruses.
March 29, 2016|
Fecal matter transplants may transfer nonpathogenic viruses along with beneficial bacteria, scientists show.
March 24, 2016|
A new analysis places the virus’s arrival around one year earlier than previously estimated.
March 22, 2016|
The US Food and Drug Administration gave emergency approval for a combination diagnostic that can distinguish between Zika, dengue, and chikungunya infections.
March 14, 2016|
Virus found in breastmilk; another disease linked to Zika infection; some mosquitoes resistant to pesticide; genetically engineered–mosquito field trials could proceed
March 7, 2016|
Parasitic mites that transmit a honey bee-infecting virus may benefit from spreading the pathogen, a study shows.