Earlier this month, health officials in Qatar reported three laboratory-confirmed cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS-CoV) infection.
The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture in conjunction with US Department of Agriculture (USDA) is currently investigating the loss of a cull sow with heavy growth of Streptococcus equi subspecies zooepidemicus (S. zooepidemicus or Strep zoo) that died at an approved livestock market.
This year, the city recorded 37,973 cases of chikungunya between January and November. In the same period last year, the government recorded 9,545 cases.
In 2019, 8,392,921 malaria cases, including 3,113 deaths have been reported. The population of Burundi is estimated at 11.53 million.
Samples from the poultry farm in Sikou Township were confirmed to be infected with H5N2 avian influenza.
Researchers are planning a high-voltage electricity experiment at a farm in southwestern China to create cleaner conditions for animals and explore if it could help halt the African swine fever pandemic.
African swine fever has been detected in pigs being illegally transported in China’s southwestern Sichuan province.
In 2019, dengue has surged across South America, from Mexico down to Chile and Argentina, with nearly three million cases reported - over 20 percent higher than the previous record set in 2015.
From January through November 2019, there were 484,000 probable cases of dengue fever in Minas Gerais, 16 times higher than all of 2018, making it the worst dengue epidemic in the history of the state.
Unlike China, where huge herds are reared and processed in factory-like conditions and outbreaks can be contained, in Indonesia most pigs are raised in backyard sties or on small farms, and sold at markets where the virus can easily spread.