Three people have tested positive for, and 25 have been hospitalised with, symptoms of Nipah infection in Kerala, India.
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Health workers in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will shortly begin an immunisation campaign to control the Ebola outbreak.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has warned against all nonessential travel to Venezuela due to infectious disease outbreaks.
A meningococcal meningitis C vaccination campaign has begun in the Central Division (Ra subdivision) of Fiji.
A case of malaria has been reported in a US traveller who visited the Osa Peninsula in the Puntarenas Province in Costa Rica.
A new outbreak of Ebola has been declared in Bikoro in Equateur Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
According to a recent update from the US Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the number of E. coli cases in the US has increased.
Recent research published in Nature Microbiology has identified and studied Ebola antibodies that could be used to design universal therapeutics that are effective against different Ebola species.
Experts have published a practical guide for infectious disease control in clinics.
According to UK media outlet The Telegraph, medical experts in Yemen are taking action to avoid a repeat of the worst cholera epidemic in recent times.