NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Chickenpox outbreak in Vellore jail A total of 16 inmates of the Vellore Central Jail housing male prisoners were infected by chicken pox, sources revealed. Read more...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In Dimapur district, in Nagaland state in northeastern India, officials with the Department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services report two human rabies deaths...

Researchers have proposed that bats are the natural reservoir of filoviruses, including highly fatal Ebola and Marburg viruses. Now, researchers report in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases that in Northeast...