Urging pregnant women to apply bug repellent isn’t thrilling work for doctors. But it’s about all they’ve got.
Populations in Nigeria, India and Indonesia are at particular risk of outbreaks.
The baby’s mother was infected with the mosquito-borne virus in Latin America.
Health officials say a fetus had severe congenital defects and also tested positive for the mosquito-borne virus.
If confirmed, it would be Africa’s first case of Zika-related microcephaly.
A new study conducted with cell cultures shows how the mosquito-borne virus may slow down and stop neural cell growth.
A group of Brazilian doctors suspected the connection between Zika and microcephaly months ago, but had to persuade their government, and the world, that they were onto something real.
The CDC reported outcomes on several pregnant U.S. residents who acquired the virus while traveling in affected countries.