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The virus can have long-lasting consequences for those exposed in utero and will likely strike again, experts say.
Brazil, Bolivia, and Argentina had the most MCR-positive isolates, a review finds.
In one group, 35% scored below average for language, 10% for cognitive development, and 16% for motor development.
The agency is tracking 10 active outbreaks across the country, including one involving almost 500 cases in New York City.
The likely exposure was inoculated rabbit skins, but airborne spread cannot be ruled out.
Zika infection in early pregnancy raise the risk of microcephaly 17 times, the study says.
Partial protection from earlier dengue exposure in the favela population might explain Zika's quick decline there.
A total of 62.4% of patients taking tafenoquine were free of P vivax after 6 months.
Sexual partners of case-patients were 2.2 times more likely to contract Zika than other contacts
Also, in a study involving macaques, Zika virus caused fetal death, and monoclonal antibodies proved ineffective.
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