Plum Island is the only place in the US where vetetrinarians will be able to see African swine fever in the flesh before potentially having to recognize it in the field.
In 2017, the Saudi Ministry of Health released a visual triage system with scoring to alert healthcare workers in emergency departments and hemodialysis units for the possibility of occurrence of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection in their patients.
This brochure offers guidance on identifying flies and reporting infestations.
Swabbing environmental surfaces where livestock are kept, can be easily performed and can detect viral genetic material that can persist in the environment well beyond the time when livestock cease manifesting clinical signs of disease.
Researchers assert that their study provides insights into the Soviet biological weapons program as well as a valuable reference for anthrax investigations.
In April 1979, a plume of anthrax spores was accidentally released from a bioweapons facility in the city of Sverdlovsk.
This book discusses the weaponization of biological agents and their respective epidemiology.
The module covers the natural epidemiology of plague and focus on the diagnosis and management of the disease as a natural occurrence and an intentional release.