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The WHO’s Zika Virus Recommendations

Since the World Health Organization‘s Emergency Committee on Zika virus first met on 1 February, substantial new research has strengthened the association between Zika infection and the occurrence of fetal malformations and neurological disorders. Evidence also suggests that sexual transmission of the virus is more common than previously assumed.

Based on these findings the Emergency Committee made Zika virus – new recommendations that include:

—Read all of the Emergency Committee’s recommendations
—Listen to the full press briefing on the Second Zika Emergency Committee