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Cuba reports 15th imported Zika case

Information note issued by the Ministry of Public Health concerning the fifteenth confirmed imported case of a patient with Zika virus Read More

Zika cases in Puerto Rico increase

The Caribbean island has reported 62 new Zika cases in recent days so the total number of patients increased to 1,170. Read More

Zika virus in Cuba gradually increases

The thirteenth imported case of a patient with Zika virus has been confirmed Read More

Homage in Ecuador to Cuban doctors victims of quake

Cubans, Ecuadorians and diplomats paid homage in Quito to three Cuban doctors who lost their lives in the huge quake that hit part of the South American nation last Saturday. Read More

Cuba sends medical team to quake-affected area in Ecuador

The brigade includes specialists with the international Henry Reeve contingent and a rescue team. They were seen off by Health Minister Roberto Morales, who said they are taking first aid kits of disposable materials and pharmaceuticals, for a whole month of emergency work. Read More

American Institute Roswell Park wants to buy the Cuban lung cancer vaccine CimaVax

The American Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) wants to acquire the Cuban vaccine developed by the Center of Molecular Immunology (CIM), in Havana, CimaVax, a therapeutic vaccine, attacking proteins that allow a tumor to continue to grow, prevents proliferation by the body and helps to prolong life in patients. Read More

German tourists thank Cuban medical attention after traffic accident

Andrea Scholl and Chistof Scholl are a German couple who underwent a traffic accident while visiting Cuba as tourists, which resulted in two people dead and 28 injured. Read More

Seventh imported Zika case in Cuba

The seventh imported Zika case was diagnosed in a 36 years old Cuban collaborator, who arrived in the country from Brazil on March 22, in the city of Guantanamo. Read More

Cuba reports first locally contracted Zika virus case

The Cuban Health authorities announced Tuesday the first case of Zika contracted inside the island. Read More

Cuba reported third imported Zika case

The third imported case in Cuba of a patient with Zika virus has been confirmed, corresponding to a Cuban voluntary worker, a 43 year-old Laboratory Technician who arrived in the country from Venezuela (Merida) on March 1 st, 2016, and lives in the municipality Florida, eastern Camagüey province, informed a note issued by the Public Health Ministry. Read More

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