Search for a Zika virus vaccine could take years

January 29, 2016 6:41 PM

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Search for a Zika virus vaccine could take years

When public health officials briefed President Obama about the alarming and rapidly evolving Zika virus situation this week, the message that emerged from Washington was clear: The world needs a vaccine.

The same message has emerged from the World Health Organization, which announced Thursday that it would be convening an emergency committee of outside experts to advise it on the extraordinary outbreak “spreading explosively” through the Americas.

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