Here’s the Company That’s the Closest to developing a Zika Vaccine

And why it could be ready sooner than we think.

The Zika virus has spread rapidly across the Americas, arriving in Brazil last May and creeping into 22 other countries and territories around the region. The virus’ spread has been accompanied by a steep increase in babies born with abnormally small heads and in cases of Guillain-Barre syndrome, an uncommon nervous system disease. This has raised the alarm among public health officials around the world—and launched the quest for a vaccine that could stop its spread.

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Source: Here’s the Company That’s the Closest to developing a Zika Vaccine
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