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Zika virus stifles pregnant women's weakened immune system to harm baby, study finds

07:00 EDT 21 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

The Zika virus, linked to congenital birth defects and miscarriages, suppresses a pregnant woman's immune system, enabling the virus to spread and increasing the chances an unborn baby will be harmed, a Keck School of Medicine of USC study finds.

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