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In other developments, a transgenic mosquito project is in the works for Grand Cayman and Spain reported a travel-linked microcephaly case.
In addition, Spain has reported a microcephaly case related to Zika virus infection.
The CDC notes 6 instances of Zika-linked birth defects, 3 involving live births.
Also, Spain becomes the 11th state to report sexual transmission of the virus.
The updates include an expanded definition of Zika congenital syndrome from PAHO and revised CDC guidance on testing pregnant women and on preventing sexual spread.
Also, Florida reported five more local Zika cases, all involving people who were sick earlier this fall.
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