Daily Archives: February 11, 2016

From French Polynesia, to Brazil, through the Americas and in Cape Verde, Zika highlights need for speed in health threat response

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While responses gather steam, delay in WHO declaration highlights need for larger, long-term changes In the week that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention raised its emergency operations center’s response to the Zika outbreak in the Americas to its highest level, while the White House asked Congress to provide more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding for preparations […]