The current study investigated the immunogenicity and protective response of rPA antigen formulated with the DPXTM no-release delivery platform (DPX-rPA). This unique formulation promotes a depot effect that attracts antigen-presenting cells to the vaccination site and elicits an immune response following single-dose delivery.
Researchers rely on publicly available data to incorporate into models for the most up-to-date information about viruses.
A hierarchy-of-controls approach can help determine how to implement effective preventive measures in workplaces. Consideration of occupational risk factors and control of occupational exposures will help prevent disease transmission in the workplace and protect workers’ health.
Employing advanced genetic-tracing techniques and sharing the data produced in real time could limit the spread of bacteria Bacillus cereus according to researchers who implemented whole-genome sequencing of a pathogen-outbreak investigation.
Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry acting chief veterinary officer, Albertina Shilongo, told The Namibian that the disease has been detected in penguins at Halifax Island near Lüderitz in the Kharas region recently.
African swine fever virus (ASFV) is a contagious, rapidly spreading, transboundary animal disease and a major threat to pork production globally. Although plant-based feed has been identified as a potential route for virus introduction onto swine farms, little is known about the risks for ASFV transmission in feed.
The crisis is showing no signs of slowing down; as the number of new cases spiked last month, jumping from 20 to 40 reported infections per week.
Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) will participate in an ongoing randomized controlled trial of four potential Ebola treatments in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, the international medical humanitarian organization said Tuesday.
Congo Crimean Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) claimed the first life of the year in Karachi when a 35-year old woman from Orangi Town died due to complications of thel disease at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) on Tuesday, February 12.
In total from December 28, 2018 to February 8, 2019, measles in Ukraine sickened 18,170 people – 7,808 adults and 10,362 children.