Study assesses the impact on babies of maternal infection by the zika virus
The study showed that approximately one-third of the children born of mothers infected during pregnancy presented, in their first years of life, abnormalities consistent with congenital zika syndromeLearn more
Dr Moreira will remain in the position until April 2nd, when a new electoral process will be carried out for the Presidency
Dr Moreira will remain in the position until April 2nd, when a new electoral process will be carried out for the PresidencyLearn more
Participação Social e Emergências sanitárias
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Virtual Exhibition: Zika, affecting lives
The Zika virus affected the lives of families and still demand action to be taken! Content in English, Spanish and PortugueseLearn more
O Coordenador da Rede Zika de Ciências Sociais, Gustavo Matta, a pesquisadora Denise Pimenta, do Instituto René Rachou (Fiocruz Minas) e a pesquisadora Adriana Melo do IPESQ falaram sobre a epidemia de Zika 5 anos depois. Assista!
Get to know how the Zika virus is affecting people´s lives in Brazil
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O Boletim Ciência do dia 24/3/2021, do Canal Saúde, conversou com a pesquisadora Lenir do Nascimento sobre a Exposição Zika Vidas que Afetam. Confira!
Abstract In Brazil, Zika is framed as a virus transmitted only by mosquitoes and the epidemic as a concern only for women. In order to examine this misconception, this article investigates the ...
Abstract Background: Zika virus (ZIKV) is a mosquito-borne virus that is also transmitted sexually, however, the epidemiological relevance of ZIKV sexual transmission in endemic regions is unclear. Methods: We performed ...
Ximena Casas Researcher, Women's Rights Division As Covid-19 dominates headlines, the Zika virus silently continues to put women and children at grave risk in Brazil, and the country has not taken nearly enough steps to combat the mosquito-borne disease or ... Read more