NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A team led by researchers at the University of Southern California's Keck School of Medicine has identified altered immune protein expression patterns in pregnant women infected with Zika virus.

According to the scientists, these patterns could be useful as biomarkers for identifying pregnant women likely to have been infected with Zia whose babies may be at risk of developing Zika-linked abnormalities.

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