An Ebola survivor fell ill with the disease for a second time in eastern Congo, the Congolese health authorities said it was not yet clear if it was a case of relapse or reinfection.
Two species of bats, as well as humans engaged in hunting these bats in Nagaland, India’s Mimi village, were found to have been exposed to viruses in the family Filoviridae, which includes Ebola and Marburg viruses.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports the US had an average of seven human Eastern equine encephalitis over the past decade - in 2019 that number was at least five times higher.
Emergency medical services personnel report lacking training or disaster exercises related to influenza pandemics, and a fair percentage are unwilling to work during a future event.
Sixty-five people in a veterinary research institute in Lanzhou, northwest China's Gansu Province, have been diagnosed with brucellosis.
An investigation by the UK Health and Safety Executive (HSE) found that between April 2016 and February 2018, the company was in possession of a large quantity of infectious avian influenza and West Nile virus.
Most of the cases were found in white-tailed deer and mule deer, but detections in one elk and moose were both firsts in Montana.
Germany is issuing leaflets, posters and social media messages in several languages urging people not to throw away waste food in border areas, the Agriculture Minister said.
An attack on front-line responders to the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo thretaens the progress made in bringing the current outbreak to an end. The current outbreak has killed more than 2,200 people over the past 16 months and has proved difficult to stamp out due to conditions in the response areas.
Public Health England (PHE) confirmed that an individual has been diagnosed with monkeypox in England. The patient is believed to have contracted the infection while visiting Nigeria.