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WHO sounds Zika blood warning as Europe sees first pregnancy case

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VIRUS TESTING. An undated handout picture made available by Euroimmun on 04 February 2016 shows packages of testing kits at the firm Euroimmun AG in Luebeck, Germany. Photo by Dr. Erik Lattwein/ Euroimmun AG/EPA
The mosquito-borne virus spreads to 26 countries in South and Central America and the Caribbean and health authorities warn it could infect up to 4 million people on the continent and spread worldwide

GENEVA, Switzerland (Feb. 5, 2016) — The World Health Organization on Thursday, February 4, advised countries against accepting blood donations from people who have traveled to Continue reading WHO sounds Zika blood warning as Europe sees first pregnancy case