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New Report: Zika Directly Attacks Brain

In a finding that may aid research on the growing threat from the Zika virus, a new study shows that Zika directly infected brain cells and did not prompt much reaction from the immune system.

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In a finding that may aid research on the growing threat from the Zika virus, a new study shows that Zika directly infected brain cells and did not prompt much reaction from the immune system. The findings may aid the development of new therapies. (Becker’s Healthcare)

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