BRASILIA (CyHAN)- Virologist
Gubio Soares Santos from the virology laboratory at the State Federal University of Bahia (UFBA), along with also virologist
Silvia Ines Sardi and infectologist Antonio Bandeira, was the first one to identify Zika Virus, in april of 2015, in Brazil.
But existing vaccines still protect against the most altered virus isolated, though it's important to monitor such changes, says coauthor Javier Martin, a virologist
at the National Institute for Biological Standards and Control in Potters Bar, England.
New Zealand virologist
Dr Sue Huang from the Institute of Environmental Science and Research (ESR) said Ebola may possibly reach New Zealand.
Prof Jane McKeating has studied hepatitis C and psychologist Prof Stephen Wood has looked at mental health among youth people.
There is a bat pool [of the virus] in Saudi Arabia," said the virologist
Montagnier, a French virologist
, is credited for his key role in proving the innocence of 5 Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor, who were accused of deliberately infecting more than 400 Libyan children with HIV.
But yesterday Wendy Barclay, a virologist
at Imperial College, London, warned there are "adapting mutations in some of the genes" which could make it spread from person to person.
, Professor John Oxford of London's Queen Mary University said: "The flu spreads faster in warm enclosed enivronments such as a typical office.
His possible release reciprocates the Indian release of Pakistani virologist
Khalil Chishti, who was convicted of involvement in a murder case in Ajmer in 1992.
a renowned virologist
, parasitologist, clinician and former chief of the Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, died on Oct.
Shan Bilimoria, a professor and molecular virologist
, said the bees may be taking a one-two punch from both an insect virus and a fungus, which may be causing bees to die off by the billions.
Prof Nigel Dimmock, a virologist
at the University of Warwick, said: "This is just the beginning.