Virus spillover may be occurring between bats and humans in Nagaland, India, according to new research.
The program relies on geospatial information systems to pinpoint current and emerging disease hotspots, share information about outbreaks, and strategize community approaches to control diseases.
Pork producers have been advised to step up their focus on transport biosecurity in response to animals infected with Strep zoo showing up at slaughter.
The outbreak is believed to be one of the most western cases of anthrax in New South Wales (NSW).
Researchers found structural similarities between the African swine fever virus and other diseases that could help develop effective drugs.
Concerns wereraised after a patient's death appears to defy accepted medical theory that survivors of Ebola virus infection are immune to reinfection.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo will begin using a second Ebola vaccine as early as next week as part of a clinical trial.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has a confirmed case of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) in a 44-year-old male non-national farmer from Al Ain city.
The African swine fever virus is large and complex, about 20 times the size of other viruses which have effective vaccines, and traditional methods of vaccine development have been ineffective.
The Friedrich Loeffler Institute, also known as the National Institute for Animal Health in Germany, breeds diseases and bacteria such as bird flu, foot-and-mouth disease, Ebola, and mad cow disease.