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What does the future hold for the children of the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil?

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  • What does the future hold for the children of the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil?

    Source: https://www.sciencedaily.com/release...0606143727.htm


    What does the future hold for the children of the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil?
    Date:
    June 6, 2018
    Source:
    Publicase Comunicação Científica
    Summary:
    A new study uses a mouse model to investigate the potential long-term effects of early-life infection by Zika virus, and indicates that blocking TNF-alpha may be an effective strategy to stop seizures in newborns exposed to Zika congenitally...

    ...Story Source: Materials provided by Publicase Comunicação Científica. Note: Content may be edited for style and length.
    Journal Reference:
    • Isis Nem de Oliveira Souza, Paula S. Frost, Julia V. França, Jéssica B. Nascimento-Viana, Rômulo L. S. Neris, Leandro Freitas, Daniel J. L. L. Pinheiro, Clara O. Nogueira, Gilda Neves, Leila Chimelli, Fernanda G. De Felice, Ésper A. Cavalheiro, Sergio T. Ferreira, Iranaia Assunção-Miranda, Claudia P. Figueiredo, Andrea T. Da Poian, Julia R. Clarke. Acute and chronic neurological consequences of early-life Zika virus infection in mice. Science Translational Medicine, 2018; 10 (444): eaar2749 DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aar2749
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