A doctor holds container of the Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae. Photo: Xinhua
A doctor holds container of the Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae. Photo: Xinhua
Zika virus

Zika virus found in Indonesia: Authorities stumble across positive case during tests for dengue fever

The mosquito-borne virus has sparked widespread alarm in parts of the Americas. It is suspected of causing grave brain damage in newborns and has similar symptoms to dengue fever.

A doctor holds container of the Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae. Photo: Xinhua
A doctor holds container of the Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae. Photo: Xinhua
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