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Zika virus may be be carried by mosquito found in NZ – Expert reaction

John Kerr posted in on March 4th, 2016.

The Zika virus may be carried by a mosquito species found in New Zealand, according to preliminary results from Brazilian researchers. Reuters reports that scientists have shown Culex quinquefasciatus – a mosquito species found in New Zealand – can be infected with the Zika virus in the lab. The researchers said more studies are needed to […]

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