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Yale Professor Is Working To Understand Zika


To date there are just over 350 cases of the Zika virus in the United States, all travel related. To date, just one case has been reported in Connecticut. We know little about this disease that is transmitted by mosquitoes. It is effecting thousands of babies in the America’s, in particular Brazil, and it is spreading rapidly around the world. Yale Professor of Epidemiology, Dr. Albert Ko is on the ground in Brazil studying this disease. He shares its origins and what the world has learned so far about the disease.