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Zikka Virus and Birth Defect

Accepted submission by Anonymous Coward at 2016-03-20 13:21:12

Zika virus has been known for quite some time, but it gained notoriety recently due to its possible linkage to birth defect.

Science News has a summary report on Zika virus: []

A report on the studies of its possible linkage to microcephaly, a birth defect of babies with undersized and underdeveloped brains: []

In short, evidences are mounting, but still not quite a confirmation. The studies are continuing.


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