US details cases of 9 pregnant women with Zika virus
Environment and Wildlife
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Environment and Wildlife
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US details cases of 9 pregnant women with Zika virus

Kerry Sheridan | AFP - February 26, 2016

MIAMI -- U.S. health authorities Friday described the cases of nine pregnant women who contracted the Zika virus while traveling, two of whom chose abortion and one…

Zika research to be published rapidly and free
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Global
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Zika research to be published rapidly and free

Mariëtte Le Roux | AFP - February 10, 2016

PARIS – Top research institutions, funders and publishers said Wednesday they would make all scientific findings on the Zika virus assailing Latin America available speedily and free. A…

Brazil may have fewer Zika-related microcephaly cases than previously reported
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Brazil
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Brazil may have fewer Zika-related microcephaly cases than previously reported

Dom Phillips and Lena H. Sun | The Washington Post - January 30, 2016

Brazil is enduring an extraordinary outbreak of microcephaly, a rare birth defect that results in infants being born with abnormally small heads and brains. Since last fall,…