Bioscience is a worldwide multibillion-dollar business, and only a fraction of that work may be malicious.
Exposures for employees of the New Jersey commercial laboratory were categorized and managed according to guidelines.
The role of European Medical Corps Public Health Teams is to work with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Ministry of Health in countries affected by a health emergency in assessment and response activities.
The health department’s official record states that around 50 people tested positive for Crimean Congo fever this year, of which six died.
An outbreak with more than 400 cases is unheard of since the hepatitis A vaccine arrived in the 1990s.
Researchers report that three quarters of US mainland counties have an environment that can harbor Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquitoes, which are capable of spreading Zika, dengue, chikungunya, and yellow fever viruses.
The global resurgence of pertussis is attributable to the immunological failures of acellular vaccines.
Eliminating porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDv) from farms requires a combination of biosecurity measures including herd closure, sanitizing after an outbreak, and exposure of sows to live PEDV via feedback.
At least 24 people have died of cholera across Darfur this week.
Michael Osterholm discusses the threat of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) on a larger scale and what can be done to prevent it.