An official from Florida Health department has confirmed that mosquitoes have been contained in the area of the investigation after a woman with the virus was identified from Miami-Date County early this week.
Researchers from the UC San Francisco and UC Berkeley have discovered two possible routes that Zika virus take to travel from the pregnant mother to the developing fetus.
The Miami Marlins and the Pittsburgh Pirates are scheduled to play a two-game Major League Baseball series in Puero Rico on May 30-31 but there are now health concerns tied up with the Zika virus outbreak plaguing the region.
The Zika virus is something that has raised the alarm globally with the disease likely to affect large parts of Latin America and the Caribbean.
Zika virus infection could be transmitted through anal sex, claims a recent report that confirmed the first sexually transmitted Zika virus case in Dallas.
After a long study about Zika virus and its connection to microcephaly, it is now official that the virus is indeed causing the birth defect that affects the infant's brain, according to the health officials.
It is confirmed that Zika virus can be transmitted through sexual intercourse. This is after a new research has revealed that the highest level of Zika is not found in the spinal cord or brain but in male testes.
The Zika virus has been linked to Guillain-Barré syndrome, a new study is reporting.
New 14 cases of Zika infections have been reportedly caused by sexual intercourse involving females whose male sex partners have recently traveled to major Zika outbreak areas according to US health authorities.
Brazil will be combating Zika by sterilizing the mosquitoes that transmit the virus with gamma rays.
Health authorities in South Africa has just confirmed its first case of Zika after a Colombian businessman tested positive for the virus after showing signs and symptoms associated with the mosquito-borne illness.
Pope advises that contraceptives, which have been traditionally opposed by the Catholic Church, can be used to fight the outbreak of Zika virus.
Philanthropist Paul Allen announced that he would be donating $2 million in grants to help fight the Zika virus.
The World Health Organization has recently announced its support for experiments for genetically modified mosquitoes to fight off Zika surge.
The World Health Organization (WHO) revealed that $56 million is needed to help combat the Zika virus until June.