Newsletter of the Zika Consortia

The Zika Consortia joint newsletter provides the latest developments in the three EU-funded consortia’s activities, events, publications and cross-consortia collaboration. Read more

Zika Virus Updates

Updates and guidelines

Children with Congenital Zika Virus Infection Face Serious Challenges as They Age
14 December 2017 | CDC
Three recent Zika cases in Hidalgo County, Texas
12 December 2017 | Texas DSHS

News and Media
Study profiles severe challenges in toddlers born with Zika
14 December 2017 | CIDRAP
Scientists are Only Just Learning the Terrifying Longterm Toll for Babies with Zika
14 December 2017 | TIME

U.S. study sheds light on how Zika causes nerve disorder
13 December 2017 | Reuters
Study bolsters Zika-microcephaly link, rules out others
13 December 2017 | CIDRAP
Monkeys infected by mosquito bites further Zika virus research
13 December 2017 | University of Wisconsin-Madison
New Animal Model for Zika Developed at Texas Biomed Useful for Testing Vaccines and Treatments
12 December 2017 | Texas Biomedical Research Institute
Mosquito sex protein could provide key to controlling disease
12 December 2017 | The Rockefeller University
How Zika virus induces congenital microcephaly
11 December 2017 | Institut Pasteur


Information Portals

WHO: Zika Virus and complications
WHO: Zika: mapping the emerging evidence
Brazilian Ministry of Health's epidemiology portal
Please see our collaborative website on Zika Virus for more information.