THE OUTBREAK

With West Africa’s Ebola epidemic passing the 1-year mark, two new reports yielded details about factors that fueled the event, including bats in a hollow tree that may have infected the...

PUNE: Rabies claimed another life in the city on Tuesday, taking the death toll this year to 18 so far. Forty-five-year-old Rambhau Appa Tonde from Daund taluka died at the Naidu...

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By Jonas Waldenström Pale horse, pale rider – the Apocalypse foretold in the book of revelations. (Gustave Doré [Public domain], via Wikimedia...

Handheld infection horror. This terrifying horror thriller follows two best friends who set out on the trip of a lifetime around the world. Their journey, documented every step of the way,...

Applications of network theory for a plague outbreak:

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By Jonas Waldenström Close your eyes and let your mind wander. Try to imagine the most beautiful place you can think of,...

On 16 January 2014, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China notified WHO of seven additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus. Details of the...

Urbanization shows unique risks for vector-borne disease.

Lambin et al.’s work is great. Thanks for the post!