Public Health England (PHE) is urging young adults to check that they’ve had both doses of the MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) vaccine before going on holiday to Europe.
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Researchers at the University of South Florida (USF), US have developed a new laboratory technique that they believe will dramatically improve the way scientists can study liver-stage malaria in vitro.
A boy has contracted bubonic plague in what is believed to be the first human case of the disease in Idaho, US in 26 years.
According to a new study, a number of states and metropolitan ‘hot spots’ in the US are at risk from vaccine-preventable diseases.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has linked a multi-state outbreak of salmonella to pre-cut melon.
The US State Department has posted a health warning for US citizens travelling to China, following a medical incident involving a US government employee in the country.
Researchers at the Rega Institute at KU Leuven in Belgium have used genetic data to map the spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa.
Holidaymakers are being warned to check travel advice on medicines to avoid being penalised.
Several of the Global Virus Network’s (GVN) centres of excellence are researching Nipah virus (NiV) and contributing expertise to the outbreak in the Indian state of Kerala.
As of 5 June 2018, a number of changes have been made to the country risk category for Zika virus transmission.