As the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) reaches 194 cases and deaths hit 122, a humanitarian group added a new concern—the virus has now spread within a school.
Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ebola outbreak is expected to last several months and could spread to Uganda or Rwanda the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday, October 11.
No fewer than 42 people have been reported killed by choler in Somalia since December 2017.
As of October 11, there have been 38 confirmed cases of acute flaccid myelitis across 16 states this year, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
An insulin-binding protein in fruit flies could provide new opportunities for tackling disease-carrying mosquitoes, such as malaria and yellow fever.
A total of 75 wild boar have now been confirmed with African swine fever (ASF) in Belgium. All of the confirmed cases have been found within existing restriction zones.
The Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply has confirmed the outbreak of Classical swine fever (CSF) in the city of Forquilho. It is the first confirmed outbreak in Brazil in almost a decade.
Technique may also apply to salmonella and production of a single bacteria for immunizing poultry against several salmonella serogroups.
Biosecurity New Zealand has confirmed that 18 farms are now suspected of having the potato mop-top virus.
The International Rescue Committee said it was alarmed that there were 33 new cases between October 1 and October 9, versus 41 cases during all of September.