GSBS Highlights

Potential Zika vaccine protects against infection, pregnancy transmission and testicular damage

UTMB Newsroom ~ After a single dose, the developing Zika vaccine completely prevents against infection, transmission from pregnant mother to developing fetus. The vaccine also prevents damage to the male reproductive system.

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The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Texas Medical Branch advances human understanding and knowledge in health-related disciplines through scholarly teaching and research in the biomedical sciences, promoting excellence in academic pursuits and activities, and developing individual leadership, communication, motivation, and scholarship in all students.