Health officials probe tie between Zika, paralyzing syndrome

Health officials probe tie between Zika, paralyzing syndrome


Health officials say they're trying to determine if an unusual jump in cases of the rare Guillain-Barre Syndrome is related to the spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus in El Salvador. Fears the illness might cause birth defects already has led authorities in the Central American nation to warn women against becoming pregnant.



from Biotech News