The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) health ministry reported the number of Ebola cases at 44, including 17 confirmed and 27 probable cases, with said 54 suspected cases under investigation.
A one-two punch of powerful antibodies may be the best way to stop Ebola virus, reports an international team of scientists.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed nine new cases of Lassa fever with two deaths, in one week, including the first confirmed case in Enugu State.
A man has tested positive for the Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever in Islamabad.
H5N1 was detected in the post-mortem blood tests of a 60-year-old victim who died Thursday, August 9, in Ho Chi Minh City.
The key to the device, which in rudimentary terms involves placing a small amount of food on a cassette containing desiccated hydrogel, is the elimination of the bacteria enrichment phase currently used in most testing techniques.
Russian meat processors have been found to be distributing meat infected with African swine fever and even in some cases with highly pathogenic avian influenza.
China is home to about half of the global pig population, with thousands of backyard and large-scale farms operating in the northern, central and southern regions.
According to the Animal Disease Prevention and Control Center of Huanan County in Jiamusi, newly purchased sheep from the province’s Qitaihe City died from suspected anthrax at a local breeding site.