Research Focusing On Pregnant Women

Premiere DateMar 29, 2016
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 The Daily Beat Intro
01:15 The Daily Beat pt. 1 Dr. Fauci
04:30 The Daily Beat pt. 2 Vaccine Development for pregnant women
07:00 The Daily Beat pt. 3 Researching the suspicious link
10:04 The Daily Beat Outro
11:00 The Good Life Burnt Ones
16:03 Finish

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This week on the Daily Beat: Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, hopes to start testing a DNA vaccine by September.

Today on the Daily Beat, Tuesday March 29, 2016: Scientists at the institute helped develop a vaccine for Ebola. They are now trying to do the same for Zika, with a special focus on pregnant women because of the strongly suspected link between the virus and babies being born with under-developed brains. Dr Fauci said he’s hoping human trials will start in America soon.

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Lisa Autz is a staff writer, as well as Host of The Daily Beat and Co-Host of Third Eye Weekly. Lisa has a background in journalism and economics. She enjoys working on stories that shed light on the…