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Zika Virus News

  • Takeda's Zika Vaccine Gets U.S. FDA's 'Fast Track' Status Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had granted 'fast track' status to its vaccine for the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which erupted as a major public hazard in Brazil three years ago.
  • Birth Defects Increased in Areas With Local Zika Transmission Zika-associated birth defects increased in 2016 in areas in the United States with local transmission, data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show.

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