By Teddy Cambosa The Ministry of Public Health announced in a press conference that 516 migrant workers from the Sumat Sakhon province in Thailand were tested positive for COVID-19. The testing, done...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Norwegian Institute of Public Health has discovered an increased incidence of the gastrointestinal bacterium Yersinia enterocolitica O3. So far, infection has been detected...

Animal toxins are research targets owing to their therapeutic and biotechnological potential. Researchers at the Federal University of the ABC (UFABC), Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP) and Federal...

By News Desk  @bactiman63 The official state-run press agency of the People’s Republic of China, Xinhua, reported today on a confirmed human case of H5N6 avian influenza Ningyuan County, Yongzhou...

The President of the American Medical Association (AMA) said Sunday in a statement concerning the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine: “The recommendation approved today by the CDC Director for the use of the...

By Teddy Cambosa The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) has shown readiness on the recent announcement by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in authorizing the use of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine...

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By Robert Herriman  @bactiman63 Most years, I put out an end of year list of the Top 10 infectious disease news stories; however, this year is different with COVID-19. Instead, I want to do a Top 10 list...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Los Angeles County health authorities announced this weekend that since Dec.11, more than 100,000 new COVID-19 cases have been reported To date, Public Health identified 610,372...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Ukraine health officials reported an additional tetanus case on November 21 in a 59-year-old man from Volyn region. The tetanus case was due to an injury to his right...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up to a report in July, health officials in Paraná state, Brazil are reporting a H1N2v influenza case in the municipality of Rebouças, in the 4th Regional of Irati. The...