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In the past, the city has experienced outbreaks of dengue, Zika, and chikungunya that were spread by Aedes aegypti mosquitoes.
Structure details may yield clues on how Zika damages cells and offer an inside track to drug, vaccine, and test developers.
The first trimester of pregnancy was associated with the greatest microcephaly risk, the research team found.
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