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Microcephaly Risk is Highest Among Pregnant Women Infected Early in Pregnancy

Colombia has experienced a four-fold increase overall in microcephaly following the Zika virus outbreak in 2016, according to a study published today in the CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly ...

Estimation of Zika Virus Prevalence by Appearance of Microcephaly

Due to international travel, the current Zika virus (ZIKV) epidemic in Brazil and other South American countries poses a severe public health risk of ZIKV importation to other countries. Saad-Roy...

Mexico confirms first case of microcephaly from Zika – Reuters

ReutersMexico confirms first case of microcephaly from ZikaReutersAn aedes aegypti mosquito is pictured on a leaf in San Jose, Costa Rica February 1, 2016. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate/File Photo. MEXICO...

Microcephaly Risk Highest With Early-Pregnancy Zika Infection

The finding appears in a study published by the CDC, which also reports that cases of microcephaly more than quadrupled following the Zika outbreak in Colombia. Medscape Medical News

Why were there fewer microcephaly cases from Zika last year?

Of the many mysteries about the Zika virus, perhaps the most puzzling one relates to the distribution of babies born with Zika-induced microcephaly.

Unexpected Drop in Microcephaly Incidence in Brazil (FREE)

The number of cases of microcephaly in Brazil in 2016 was far lower than expected based on reported incidences of Zika virus infection and Guillain-Barré syndrome.

Radiologists Show Zika Effects Extend Beyond Microcephaly

Radiologists need to be aware that the Zika virus can lead to prenatal and postnatal abnormalities beyond microcephaly, and can have serious consequences in adults. Medscape Medical News

Colombia sees fourfold increase in microcephaly cases in a year

The number of babies born with microcephaly in Colombia increased fourfold between 2015 and 2016, coinciding with a widespread outbreak of Zika virus in the country, a report from the US Centers for.....

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The Challenge of Assessing Microcephaly in the Context of the Zika Virus Epidemic.

The present article examines the impact of the current limitations of the microcephaly definition in the context of the Zika virus outbreak. It highlights its dependence on the method used for determi...

Prenatal screening for microcephaly: an update after three decades.

Due to the recent outbreak of Zika virus, there has been a newfound interest in fetal and neonatal microcephaly. In 1984, Chervenak et al. proposed criteria for the prenatal ultrasound diagnosis of mi...

Application of high resolution array comparative genomic hybridization in children with unknown syndromic microcephaly.

Microcephaly can be either isolated or coexists with other neurological entities and/or multiple congenital anomalies, known as syndromic microcephaly. Although many syndromic cases can be classified ...

Autosomal Recessive Primary Microcephaly (MCPH): An Update.

Autosomal recessive primary microcephaly (MCPH; MicroCephaly Primary Hereditary) is a genetically heterogeneous neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by a significantly reduced head circumference ...

Variation of lifespan in multiple strains, and effects of dietary restriction and BmFoxO on lifespan in silkworm, Bombyx mori.

Established animal models have accelerated our understanding of the mechanisms involved in lifespan determination. However, more experimental animals are required to clarify the complex mechanisms beh...

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