Doctors found that the virus zika is transmitted from mother to child

The Director of the centers for control and prevention USA Tom Frieden said in the us Congress that in his hands are the strongest evidence links virus zika with defects of the brain in infants. About it writes UKRINFORM with reference to the BBC.

«Research conducted on two infants with an abnormally small brain, died shortly after birth, showed that the virus was transmitted to them from their mothers,» said he.

The scientist stressed that the link between the virus and disturbances of the brain activity of babies not yet fully proven. Currently, physicians in a number of laboratories over the world are competing over the creation of a successful vaccine against Zeke.

We will remind, epidemic of this viral disease broke out in Brazil in the beginning of this year. At the moment, the virus, transmitted to humans by mosquitoes, has struck not less than 4 thousand Hispanics.

Earlier, the world health organization has warned about increased with the onset of spring, the danger of the spread of zika virus in Europe.




Doctors found that the virus zika is transmitted from mother to child 11.02.2016

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