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Are wild monkeys becoming a reservoir for Zika virus in the Americas?

Submitted by lsekela on November 1, 2018 - 10:03 AM

Scientists in Brazil have discovered that more than a third of the wild monkeys they tested for Zika have been infected, the strongest evidence yet that a “reservoir” for the disease outside of humans has the potential to form.

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Science

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Jon Cohen

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