Malaria drug protects fetuses from Zika infection

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Malaria drug protects fetuses from Zika infection
Source: Science Daily
Zika virus infects the fetus by manipulating the body’s normal barrier to infection, according to a new study of pregnant mice. Moreover, the study showed that a drug that interferes with this process protects the fetus from viral infection. That drug is already approved for use in pregnant women for other medical purposes.
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July 10th, 2017 by