A new vaccine is being tested to protect against all insect-borne diseases. Th vaccine is being formulated using mosquito saliva.
Hawaii's Big Island has declared a state of emergency over dengue fever.
Local health officials in Hawaii confirmed 182 reported cases of dengue fever- the state’s largest dengue outbreak since World War II.
Newly-developed dengue vaccine by French drug firm Sanofi Pasteur (Sanofi SA’s vaccine division) receives a green light from Brazilian authorities following earlier regulatory approvals by Philippines and Mexico.
Hawaii experienced an increase in dengue fever cases this past holiday season, health officials revealed.
Specialists from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are taking steps to study and contain the illness in Hawaii.
Paediatricians and climatologists point out that climate change is affecting children, and needs to be addressed.
Brazilian researchers have released genetically modified mosquitoes to fight dengue fever.
Researchers reported that an early trial testing the dengue fever vaccine shows promise.
Sanofi announced that its dengue fever vaccine was promising in a late-stage trial.
Dengue fever appears to be showing up in Florida once again.
A recent study has found that dengue fever, nicknamed “bone breaking fever” for the aches that it can cause, occurs three times as often as was previously thought.