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Paper of note in Science 357 (6346)

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Sci. Signal.  11 Jul 2017:
Vol. 10, Issue 487, eaao3020
DOI: 10.1126/scisignal.aao3020

This week’s article offers a possible explanation for how Zika virus causes microcephaly.

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Inherited microcephaly exposes Zika culprit

Chavali et al. identified an inherited mutation that fingerprints the molecular underpinnings of Zika virus–associated microcephaly.

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