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The finding of the virus in amniotic fluid adds evidence to a possible link between Zika and microcephaly.
The WHO's mosquito-control assessment spoke to the complex and daunting task, but also acknowledged a possible role for newer tools.
Also, Brazil's health ministry rejected a possible microcephaly link to larvicides, and experts are gathering for a US Zika priority workshop tomorrow.
Also, Dallas officials issue a follow-up on a recent sexual transmission case, groups announce new research pushes, and Florida declares a public health emergency.
Also today, the CDC added Jamaica and Tonga to its travel advisory, and an Indian company announced two vaccine candidates.
Also, more vaccine details emerge, including a candidate that might be available for emergency use this year.
The committee will meet Feb 1 to discuss the growing threat and possibly related neurologic complications.
Zika outbreaks are getting high-level attention, and Brazil reports 287 new microcephaly cases.
The guidance covers testing of newborns, and the Virgin Islands and DR are now on the travel advisory.
All areas that harbor Aedes are vulnerable, and the Dominican Republic now has a local case.
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