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Thread #159502   Message #3782397
Posted By: Jack Campin
31-Mar-16 - 06:27 AM
Thread Name: BS: Zika updates
Subject: RE: BS: Zika updates
Much better understanding of how Zika causes microcephaly:

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/03/160330184246.htm

i.e. we are now very far past the stage of debating whether the two are linked, the questions are about exactly how the virus does it. This takes it to the genetic level; we still don't know the exact protein activity involved.