Researchers identified 200 E. coli strains, about half of which were resistant antimicrobials, in manure, air, and horse nostrils at Polish riding centers.
The first ring is heightened biosecurity at the country’s borders. While the second ring needs to be located around each farm. Individual farms need to limit access to people from other countries unless they have strict biosecurity protocols.
Food safety experts, from the Produce Marketing Association and United Fresh Produce Association, shared best practices and strategies for risk reduction and monitoring and responding to listeria contamination.
This report explores the lessons of an Ebola outbreak through the lens of the US and UN policymakers who were forced to construct an unprecedented response in real time.
This video presents a case study about caring for patients with Ebola virus disease at Nebraska Medical Center in 2014.
If you are interested in finding out more about the culture of biosafety, biosecurity, and responsible conduct, this guide is for you. A U.S. interagency Working Group was established in 2015 to implement the recommendation of the Federal Experts Security Advisory Panel to "create and strengthen a culture that emphasizes biosafety, laboratory biosecurity, and responsible conduct in the life sciences...
At the University of Pennsylvania, researchers and clinicians have been aiming their energy and expertise at Ebola, searching in the lab for drugs to treat it, in the clinic for strategies to safely contain it, and in the field to understand the social and societal factors that bear on it.
This guide provides principles, best practices, and options to assist countries in achieving sustainable and functional collaboration at the human-animal-environment interface.
This guide is based on the experience of SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL. It consists of 3 parts:
1. General information on cholera
2. Before and between epidemics
3. Response to cholera epidemics
Social science can provide information on social risk factors and mechanisms for disease transmission, local cultural interpretations of disease and response interventions, and the functioning of the health system and local structures of power and authority.