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Can this $5 Company rise 16,000% and “Eradicate Zika” like Sid Riggs teases?

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    So over half the population of Puerto Rico should be dead by now from Zika? I guess Doc Gunshoe by now knows he was ta...

  • Gr8Full!

    The power of #music on the #brain. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DXt6LTaXkAAAQ71.jpg ty https://twitter.com/LEAD_Coali...

  • SoGiAm

    #Zika - Army-Developed Zika Vaccine Induces Strong Immune Response In Three Phase 1 Studies https://scienmag.com/army-de...

  • SoGiAm

    #Wow! #WTF? #Au, #Ag @Rhee #Cu #Li #Tour #With #ol' @A1Arch #Hen #Dix, @JimiHendix , #SoGiAm , & #Gummunity $Co #B...

  • arch1

    This makes far more sense than Zika vaccine. IMO http://www.nature.com/news/us-government-approves-killer-mosquitoes-...

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    My dear Javi, what is truly important is that Dr. Thomas Frieden's last minute launch of a campaign agains pain patients...

  • arch1

    We do such a good job of controlling parasites in the US,,, the exception being mosquitoes, we forget what misery they b...

  • SoGiAm

    #ZIKA - Dr. KSS MD PhD Two years ago, the media made extreme heavy weather about the coming of Zika and the birth defec...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Two years ago, the media made extreme heavy weather about the coming of Zika and the birth defect risk it imposed. Zika ...

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    $NVAX -- Yes, I was planning to hold through results, but I have some doubts now since I came across the droppage of cov...

  • arch1

    thinairmoney It is thought that a mutation of the zika virus from Asia is what causes microcephaly. Here are two reports...

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    Has Zika been studied to actually be known to be a new bacteria virus that has become spread more widely from global com...

  • arch1

    If this works it would make a lot more sense than vaccinating everyone at risk. Destroy the vector,,, the disease disa...

  • SoGiAm

    #Zika - Mosquitoes swat back via resistance to CRISPR gene drive http://www.ipscell.com/2017/02/mosquitoes-swat-back-vi...

  • SoGiAm

    #zika - Team Shows How Zika Crosses Placental Barrier to Cause Birth Defects http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlig...

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    Can anyone tell me why Sid Riggs' little company with the cure for Zika keeps going down in the stocks. purchased stoc...

  • arch1

    Trump says hiring freeze exempts public health workers ...................................................................

  • SoGiAm

    #Zika - The single most sensible thing I've seen written on Zika vaccine R&D. An excellent story from Stat. A Zika ...

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    Zika, and $PSID. I realize this not quite penny stock is perhaps in left field as far as Gummie biotech stock pics go, a...

  • arch1

    I have heard that Trump has over 4000 appointments to make, he could endear himself to me if he announced he can cut tha...

  • SoGiAm

    We appear to be living in a post-truth world. We can deny biology and the laws of physics, but they will still exert the...

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    Doesn't surprise me, but glad to hear it! There may be bad outcomes from time to time but for the most part everyone in ...

  • SoGiAm

    Zika Virus Infection Alters Human and Viral RNA http://clinical-laboratory.blogspot.com/2016/10/zika-virus-infection-al...

  • arch1

    Congress passed budget,,, $1.1 billion for Zika; http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2556107 caution fo...

  • arch1

    Congress passed new budget,,, $1.1billion for Zika,,, .ssshloorp!...

  • DBMD

    From Fiercebiotech on UN view of R&D in biotech. More government, since they know best. Home Biotech Biopharma...

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    GOVX: GeoVax. The single best vaccine stock to own now. Has Zika, HIV/AIDS & Dengue Fever vaccines all in trials wit...

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    Unfortunate collateral damage with the fight against Zika. We need bees people! https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/m...

  • SoGiAm

    ‘Like it’s been nuked': Millions of bees dead after South Carolina sprays for Zika mosquitoes - The Washington Post ...

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    $CNAT, #Zika - WSJ picked up the story with prominent headlines Potential Zika Virus Therapies Identified by Research...

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    $CNAT #Zika #NIH - NIH collaboration helps advance potential Zika treatments (In excerpts) "Researchers at the Na...

  • Michael Jorrin (aka Doc Gumshoe)

    The Zika - microcephaly link is an association; direct causality has not been demonstrated. But the association is ver...

  • SoGiAm

    AOZ - Alzheimer's, Obesity and Zika thread; Roadmap: http://www.stockgumshoe.com/2016/04/microblog-aoz/...

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    Eric is correct. The Zika virus has been around for 70 years. Look back at Dr. KSS' article- his Russian friend said th...

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    Check out. NNVC. Nanoviricide. Zika etc....

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    If I'm not mistaken, ZIka has been known since 1947 and has never before been associated with microcephaly or neurologic...

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    Re: Reproductive practices https://www.theguardian.com/sport/shortcuts/2016/jul/18/rio-2016-42-condoms-per-athlete-ol...

  • SoGiAm

    #Zika news and comments from the wise one, Arch1 :-) copied: Author: arch1 http://www.stockgumshoe.com/2016/08/ten-co...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Frank: you are wise, and I agree with you. I am unmoved by Zika. It's not that I don't care about babies with microcepha...

  • arch1

    Please forgive me a rant re Zika. I have already opined on the stupidity of giving GMO mosquito approval to FDA instead ...

  • arch1

    New today Zika news re adult brain; http://newswire.rockefeller.edu/2016/08/18/zika-infection-may-affect-adult-brain-...

  • SoGiAm

    $ETRM in - OK; Please keep an open mind: EnteroMedics http://ir.enteromedics.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=984281 A...

  • arch1

    Ready for a rant? Five years ago the FDA was given task of permitting use of genetic modification to eliminate threat of...

  • SoGiAm

    #Zika - #NoStandingWater, NoStandingWater & No Standing Water: Health Officials Confirm 4 Zika Cases in Florida Lik...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Yep, a good ol' LPU...."least publishable unit," the tiniest amount of content you can get away with and still generate ...

  • SoGiAm

    This Reeks of "never let a good 'crisis' go to waste" What say you ZKSS, @eyedoc? Uveitis Associated with Zika Virus ...

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    Oxitec/Zika: As far as I know this isnt investable....but its interesting. Cayman Island has a mozzy problem. Heres thei...

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    Am I correct that the ticker of the laboratory for the Zika Virus with the approval by the F.D.A. is CERS? Is there so...

  • SoGiAm

    $CERS zika see post and thread: http://www.stockgumshoe.com/reviews/small-cap-rocket-alert/can-this-5-company-rise-160...

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    I've been searching and searching and can't seem to find a company that he could be referring to. Cerus Corp. (Nasdaq: ...

  • SoGiAm

    JUL 21 2016, 09:49:14 PM http://www.stockgumshoe.com/2016/06/conflict-diamonds/#comment-4880568 $CERS isn’t the ans...

  • SoGiAm

    #Zika 072216 Michael Goodman ‏@mikegoodma Researchers in Brazil suspect Culex mosquitoes can transmit #Zika; more pr...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Sure, there's opportunity. It's just that this is not the only way to keep pathogens (including viruses like Zika) out ...

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    What is 5 dollar zika drug stock...

  • SoGiAm

    #Zika 072216 Michael Goodman ‏@mikegoodma 7m7 minutes ago Researchers in Brazil suspect Culex mosquitoes can transmi...

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    I work in the British blood transfusion service, only a very small fraction of blood products are given this type of pat...

  • SoGiAm

    ZKSS, thank you for further clarifying the Zika, non-problem... $RGLS is mentioned in the report above but I am guilty ...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    $CERS isn't the answer to Zika, and Zika really is a non-problem: a self-limited 3-day malaise. Its only downside is dev...

  • SoGiAm

    They (RGLS) are in a 2016 research report on the Zika Virus. Could be. http://www.bizjournals.com/prnewswire/press_rel...

  • Michael Jorrin (aka Doc Gumshoe)

    The INTERCEPT method doesn't have a ghost of a chance of eradicating Zika, for the elementary reason that the overwhelmi...

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    Re: "...most folks who get Zika are still unlikely to know they have it or suffer more than normal flu-like symptoms.....

  • SoGiAm

    $RGLS muchlonger - http://www.stockgumshoe.com/reviews/small-cap-rocket-alert/can-this-5-company-rise-16000-and-eradica...

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    I did a bit of research and found RGLS, a small cap company, that is also working a couple of major companies to develop...

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    Most of this article is about cleansing blood given by donors, which is admirable but predictably not a catalyst which w...

  • Anamorph

    Mike53TV, that's not at all 'unsophisticated' on your SIL's part. I had dug up the SteviaFirst history in the long, lo...

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    Doc, I don't think I can show my face in the DR for a while. My Zika prevention trial protocol was breached back in lat...

  • SoGiAm

    Wolbachia Bacteria Prevents Mosquitoes from Transmitting Zika and Chikungunya https://entomologytoday.org/2016/07/01/wol...

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    Great article Dr KSS. Born and raised in the Lake Victoria area, ground zero for Zika, your article brought back m...

  • arch1

    Every little edge in performance eh? :) Or is this the Zika scare? Fetus damage is caused only during the time the mot...

  • SoGiAm

    KSS: Can you fire up your own Thinkolator and sus this zika ‘opportunity’ http://www.angelnexus.com/o/web/102171 #...

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    KSS: Can you fire up your own Thinkolator and sus this zika 'opportunity' http://www.angelnexus.com/o/web/102171...

  • SoGiAm

    Biotechnology start-up #MosquitoMate is the said company.... Biotech firm wants to market bacteria-infected mosquitoes ...

  • SoGiAm

    Zika Panic, Zika Profits http://email.angelnexus.com/hostedemail/email.htm?CID=34812626769&ch=00893B8E37D6678C4D4A7A84...

  • SoGiAm

    Last month, #Baltimore became the first jurisdiction in Maryland to announce our citywide plan for Zika @SenatorCardin @...

  • SoGiAm

    Zika Virus Threatens 2016 Rio Olympic Games, Tourism http://www.uncommonwisdomdaily.com/zika-virus-threatens-2016-rio-o...

  • SoGiAm

    Zika Causes Neural Stem Cells to Self-Destruct http://dlvr.it/LFKc9p...

  • arch1

    Do bats get infected with Zika?...

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    ZIKA: Scientists trying to understand why in some twins only one is affected by Zika microcephaly birth defect. ht...

  • arch1

    The Martha Stewart trial is old news but is worth a review as so much wrong information still circulates regarding the c...

  • JohnM

    $BCRX BioCryst has an approved antiviral that knocks out swine, bird, Zika and most flus in the ICU. Also approved in Ja...

  • SoGiAm

    arch1 says: April 27, 2016 at 2:35 am http://www.stockgumshoe.com/2016/04/barcelona-hot-type-will-gs-4997-make-gild-gol...

  • SoGiAm

    $INO $XON Senate Nears Deal for at Least $1.1 Billion to Fight Zika Virus http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/27/us/politics...

  • arch1

    Any new disease which might spread into a pandemic deservedly receives considerable attention. The latest, Zika does no...

  • SoGiAm

    Z - #Zika #Root...

  • SoGiAm

    Zika virus disease in the United States, 2015–2016 http://www.cdc.gov/zika/geo/united-states.html $1.9 Billion Fund...

  • SoGiAm

    Chinese scientists figure out Zika virus NS1 protein structure http://en.people.cn/n3/2016/0420/c90000-9047216.html...

  • sogiam

    Excellent special & highly recommended. Great job @novapbs #Alzheimers Sheff added, Thxx Sheff: Meet the scientists on ...

  • sogiam

    CDC confirms Zika virus does cause microcephaly It’s the first time US researchers have confirmed the link http://ww...

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    Michael, Great review. I very much appreciate your analysis. I'll hang on to Inovio, but not expect a Zika vaccin...

  • Michael Jorrin (aka Doc Gumshoe)

    Inovio's vaccine candidate is at least a couple of years away from being ready for use. No trials in humans yet. Aet...

  • sogiam

    #ZIKA Every Zika announcement is scarier than the one before. Get latest info in this great interview by: http://www.bl...

  • sogiam

    #ZIKA update - 4/11: U.S. officials: Zika virus scarier than we thought; http://www.cbs.com/shows/cbs_evening_news/...

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    One of the companies working on a solution against Zika is Inovio. We'll see if they can solve the problem. Jim...

  • Michael Jorrin (aka Doc Gumshoe)

    Here are a few replies to comments. First, be it known that I thrive on disagreement and don’t especially object to ...

  • Dr. KSS MD PhD

    Alison: Truth is transient in science, and what I wrote was merely true at the time I wrote it. Zika was a fast-moving s...

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    With EXTREME respect to Dr. KSS and to Sogiam for posting, and as a NON-scientist, I feel I must raise a timid hand in p...

  • sogiam

    #Zika (copied from Michael's virus thread): ...Also, it is an insult to intelligence and underhanded to lump Zika in wi...

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    "even when the current flu vaccine is not precisely spot on, it is at least to some degree effective.......The vaccine m...

  • sogiam

    White House to Shift About $500 Million for Fighting Ebola to Combating Zika Says necessary because Congress hasn't act...

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