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Bigger than Ebola? Zika Virus Genome Mapped Amid New Warning

Scientists claim they have managed to sequence the Zika genome, while the head of the world’s second-largest private funder of medical research warns the virus is a larger threat than Ebola.

Saturday’s announcement in Brazil is said to be more evidence of its link to cases of microcephaly in affected countries – and a step toward developing a vaccine.

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