New Tool for Tracking Cholera Outbreaks Could Make It Easier to Detect and Stop Deadly Epidemics

Algorithms using data from antibody signatures in peoples’ blood may enable scientists to assess the size of cholera outbreaks and identify hotspots of cholera transmission more accurately than ever, according to a study led by scientists at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Intelligence and global health: assessing the role of open source and social media intelligence analysis in infectious disease outbreaks

Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) and Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) from the clandestine intelligence sector are increasingly employed in infectious disease outbreaks.