Martines, R., Bhatnagar, J., Keating, M.K., et al. (2016). Notes from the Field: Evidence of Zika Virus Infection in Brain and Placental Tissues from Two Congenitally Infected Newborns and Two Fetal Losses Brazil, 2015. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly. 65(06):159-160.
The authors share evidence regarding the link between Zika virus infection and microcephaly and fetal demise based on viral RNA and antigens in brain tissues from infants with microcephaly and placental tissues from early miscarriages.