By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Mongolia National Center for Zoonotic Disease reported on their Facebook page of an additional suspected human bubonic plague case in western Mongolia. The case...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Mongolia Ministry of Health is reporting (computer translated) a suspect case of plague in the western part of the country. According to health officials-translated,...

By Robert Herriman  @bactiman63 Two people in #Mongolia who died from #plague in late April after reportedly consuming raw marmot meat. Some were skeptical of this transmission route; however, here I...

Quarantine lifted In a follow-up on the report of two plague deaths, a husband and wife in Mongolia, who reported consumed raw marmot meat, the BBC reports that the 6-day quarantine has been lifted. According...

Health authorities in Mongolia are reporting two deaths in Ulgii district in westernmost Mongolia. Preliminary test results show that bubonic plague is the likely caused the deaths of the husband and...

The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is reminding Teton County residents and others across the state to take steps to prevent tularemia after an infected animal was found recently in the Wilson area. A...

In a follow-up to a story yesterday, The South China Morning Post reports via state media today that the man in the northwestern province of Gansu died of pneumonic plague on Wednesday.  The 38-year-old...