NewsDesk @bactiman63 Connecticut state health officials announced the first case of monkeypox in a Connecticut resident.  The patient is a male between the ages of 40 and 49 and is a resident of New...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In island nation of Sri Lanka, an severe economic crisis, massive debt described as a “bankrupt country” by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has led to serious repercussions...

The viral replication cycle is crucial for a virus to spread inside the body and cause disease. Focusing on that cycle in the hepatitis A virus (HAV), UNC School of Medicine scientists discovered that...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 According to the New York City Department of Health, as of July 5, 111 people in the city have tested positive for orthopoxvirus. All cases are likely monkeypox. Most of these people...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Florida Department of Health has reported four confirmed/probable monkeypox cases in the Tampa Bay area as of July 4–two cases each in Pinellas and Polk counties. To date,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Since June, officials in Maine have seen 57 stranded seals, both Gray and Harbor, in five Maine counties, an elevated number (3X the normal rate). Most of the seals were found dead. On...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 At a press conference, the Ministry of Health (Minsa), after an investigation carried out by the National Center for Epidemiology, Disease Prevention and Control (CDC-Peru), confirmed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Costa Rica Ministry of Health reported last week that from Jan. 1 to June 18 this year, 256 cases of malaria have been recorded. This is more at the same time during the past...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 On Monday, Alberta’s Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Deena Hinshaw announced that there has been a total of 8 adult cases have now been identified in Alberta, all in the Edmonton...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Ministry of Health reported Sunday that, so far, 76 cases of monkeypox have been confirmed across the country. Of this total, one case was registered in the Federal District,...