NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews After reporting a record 31 human cases of avian influenza A(H5N6) in 2021, Chinese health officials are reporting the first case of 2022 in Guangdong Province. According...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The World Health Organization (WHO) in the Western Pacific Region were notified of an additional human infection with avian influenza A(H9N2) from China. The case is...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Balamuthia mandrillaris is a free-living soil ameba that was first reported in 1990 to cause amebic meningoencephalitis in both baboons and humans. B.mandrillaris amoebic...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A number of hemorrhagic fever cases caused by Hantavirus have been reported in the city of Xi’an in Northwest China’s Shaanxi Province, according to China...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Hong Kong health officials report monitoring four human cases of avian influenza A(H5N6) in the Mainland. Details of the cases are listed in the table below: Age Sex Living...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, Zhong Nanshan said Saturday at a conference that because of China’s high vaccination rate, the country is highly...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health reports monitoring a human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in Mainland China. The case involves...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Hong Kong health authorities report monitoring a human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in a 54-year-old woman living in Zigong, Sichuan Province. The woman had exposure...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews China health officials report rapidly advancing development of COVID-19 vaccines targeting the Omicron variant. The official, Zheng Zhongwei, with the National Health...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In Guangdong Province in southern China, hundreds of students at the Guangzhou Vocational and Technical University of Science and Technology have been stricken with symptoms including...