By the end of 2016 experts from Canada and the USA plan to finish work on a vaccine against zika fever, writes Reuters. Here Kobinger, pharmacist, engaged in the creation of medicine, said that clinical trials of the vaccine are planned for September 2016, the final phase of the study should be finished by December 2016.
Russian specialists on the instructions of President Vladimir Putin had also engaged in the development of a vaccine. Now the country is under control are all flights from the areas of spread of the virus.
The main source of fever Zeke – Latin America. In Brazil alone physicians recorded more than 500 thousand cases of infection. The disease is transferred through mosquito bites. A particular danger the virus poses to pregnant women, fever causes a disruption in the development of the nervous system in the fetus and leads to microcephaly.