Zika fever is caused by a virus and usually gives mild or no symptoms among those who are infected. Common symptoms include rash, aching joints and fever.
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Zika virus infection in Norway - test result updates
To date, 30 countries have ongoing outbreaks or an increasing incidence of Zika virus infection. Blood samples from 222 individuals have been tested at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health.
100 million Norwegian kroner for Zika research
The research consortium ZIKAlliance is going to receive 100 million kroners (€11.9M) from the European Union's Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme.