April 21, 2021

Jamaica: GOV’T Upgrading UWI Lab to Test for Zikv

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By Chris Patterson From JIS The Government is spending $10 million to upgrade and improve the Virology Laboratory at the University of the West Indies (UWI) to ensure that testing for the Zika Virus (ZikV) can be conducted locally. ZikV is transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which is found in and around areas where […]