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Zika Virus Congenital Zika, Cobalamin C Deficiency: Retinal Changes Evaluated With SD-OCT

Congenital Zika, Cobalamin C Deficiency: Retinal Changes Evaluated With SD-OCT

Retinal maldevelopment associated with congenital Zika syndrome is similar to the maldevelopment seen with cobalamin C deficiency.

Zika Virus Zika Virus Skews Immunosuppression During Pregnancy, Inducing Rapid Viremia

Zika Virus Skews Immunosuppression During Pregnancy, Inducing Rapid Viremia

The Zika virus thrives in pregnant women by suppressing their already dampened immune systems and running roughshod over their body's natural defenses.

Zika Virus Detection of Zika Virus RNA in Semen

Detection of Zika Virus RNA in Semen

The Zika virus might not last in the semen of infected men as long as previously thought.

Zika Virus Low Risk of Oropharangeal Zika Virus Transmission in Monkeys

Low Risk of Oropharangeal Zika Virus Transmission in Monkeys

Zika virus doesn't appear to be transmitted through saliva in rhesus monkeys.

Zika Virus FDA Issues Emergency Use Authorization for Multiplex Zika Virus Test

FDA Issues Emergency Use Authorization for Multiplex Zika Virus Test

The FDA issued an Emergency Use Authorization for the Center for Infection and Immunity-ArboViroPlex rRT-PCR Test for Zika virus detection.

Zika Virus New Vaccines May Protect Fetuses Against Zika Virus Infection

New Vaccines May Protect Fetuses Against Zika Virus Infection

Two experimental vaccines may help protect fetuses against the Zika virus.

Zika Virus Eye Abnormalities May Be First Sign of Congenital Zika Virus Infection

Eye Abnormalities May Be First Sign of Congenital Zika Virus Infection

Infants exposed to the Zika virus in utero should have their eyes examined for possible virus-related abnormalities.

Zika Virus Can Testing Placental Tissue Confirm Zika Infection?

Can Testing Placental Tissue Confirm Zika Infection?

Zika infection can be ruled out or confirmed by testing fetal and placental tissue according to a study published in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.

Zika Virus CDC: Increase in Number of Counties With Zika-Carrying Mosquitoes

CDC: Increase in Number of Counties With Zika-Carrying Mosquitoes

The number of US counties with Zika-carrying mosquitoes is up.

Zika Virus Rate of Birth Defects Nearly 5% With Zika Confirmed Pregnancies

Rate of Birth Defects Nearly 5% With Zika Confirmed Pregnancies

About 1 in 20 women in the US territories who were infected with Zika during pregnancy had babies with possible Zika-associated birth defects.

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