Health & Fitness

Zika, dengue and chikungunya: Doctors call for multiplex PCR test kits to fight triple infection

American and Chinese scientists reporting `triple disease threat’ from the mosquito, Aedes aegypti, last month, doctors in Hyderabad emphasise the need for special diagnostic kits that could identify the presence of various viruses in blood samples of patients. Aedes aegypti, which is a major health menace in Hyderabad and other parts of Telangana and Andhra