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22 - 01 - 2016

Research is mobilising against the Zika virus

To fight aginst the transmission of Zika, Dengue and Chikungunya, the Pasteur Institute is trying to develop mosquitoes unable to transmit the virus. Moreover, “teams are already developing animal models within the institute” to explore the connection between Zika virus and birth defects, according to the specialist Anna-Bella Failloux.