Zika: An Emerging Virus in Brazil | Spillover - Zika, Ebola & Beyond

Zika: An Emerging Virus in Brazil | Spillover - Zika, Ebola & Beyond
Zika: An Emerging Virus in Brazil | Spillover - Zika, Ebola & Beyond
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Early in 2015, Brazilians began to contract Zika, a virus transmitted by mosquitos. Soon after, epidemiologists noticed an uptick in the number of babies born with microcephaly, a severe birth defect. Were the two related? See how epidemiologists studied the unfolding outbreak to determine if Zika was responsible for the babies born with microcephaly.

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