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US reports sexually transmitted case on Zika virus

aedes aegypti mosquito
DANGER. A view in a macro lens of Aedes aegypti mosquito, at the epidemiology department of Guatemala city, Guatemala, February 1, 2016. Esteban Biba/EPA
The case in Texas fuels fears over the rapid spread of the disease blamed for a surge in the number of brain-damaged babies

MIAMI, USA (Feb. 3, 2016) — The Zika virus has been transmitted sexually, top US health authorities confirmed on Tuesday, February 2, fueling fears of the rapid spread of the disease blamed for a surge in the number of brain-damaged babies.

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