Zika: Are mosquitoes the cure as well as the curse?

February 5, 2016 0

OXFORD 05 February 2016 (IRIN) – As the Zika virus continues its relentless spread through Latin America and beyond, causing anguish for would-be parents and leaving a trail of children with severe and lifelong developmental problems, the search to find a way of stopping the pandemic in its tracks could not be more urgent. But an effective vaccine will likely take years to develop and current methods for eliminating the Aedes aegypti mosquito that carries the virus are only partially effective.

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Zika: Are mosquitoes the cure as well as the curse?

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