The 17 newly confirmed cases are from the current epicenters: Katwa, Butembo, and Mandima.
Yemen is facing a massive resurgence of cholera in what was already one of the world’s worst outbreaks, with more than 137,000 suspected cases and almost 300 deaths reported in the first three months of this year.
In 2017, an unprecedented pneumonic plague outbreak hit Madagascar, mainly affecting the capital Antananarivo and the port city of Toamasina.
Researchers demonstrated that mass drug administration can grant community-level protection against Plasmodium falciparum malaria.
Researchers, through testing, found the antibiotic to be very effective against E. coli, and carbapenem-resistant Enterobacter cloacae. It was effective against Mycobacterium bovis as well.
A short tail was added to the guide RNA that folds back and binds onto itself creating a lock that can only be undone by the targeted DNA sequence.
Opponents of human germline editing hae argued that changing the human gene pool could have unforeseen and irreversible consequences.
A well-documented food safety management program ensures a good start on building a food defense system.
In Hà Nam Province, all six cities and districts have detected outbreaks of African swine fever.
To prepare for the next EVD outbreak, we advocate the establishment of national and regional hubs of excellence in infectious diseases genomics in regions with a high risk of outbreaks, where untargeted metagenomic sequencing analysis would be done.