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Occupational Zika Risks for Lab and Biomedical Researchers

Submitted by lsekela on March 27, 2019 - 09:45 AM

Investigators from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health within the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration emphasized that there is a risk of Zika exposure for those working in the lab setting. The agencies received reports of three Zika virus exposure incidents related to occupational exposure in a lab setting during the period of heightened disease transmission around the world. 

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Saskia v. Popescu