Tag: ebola

Death Reported From Ebola-Like Marburg Virus in West Africa

The Marburg virus, which causes a severe disease that is in the same virus family that causes Ebola, has been identified in southwest Guinea near...

Ebola Cluster Traced to Vaccinated Taxi Driver Who Appeared to Recover

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – This is the story of a taxi driver, a vaccine that may not live up to its billing, and a...

Coronavirus ‘Most Likely’ Started in Animals: WHO

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The coronavirus that causes COVID-19 likely originated in animals and spread...

Dr Anthony Fauci Documentary in the Works

Dr. Anthony Fauci was a respected and dedicated public servant, but one who could walk the streets without turning heads or being recognized. Then COVID-19...

What is Disease X? Scientists who discovered Ebola warns against potentially fatal viruses | India News

NEW DELHI: The scientists who helped discover the Ebola virus in 1976 has warned against an unknown number of new and potentially fatal viruses faced...

The Vaccine Was Fast. Here’s How to Make it Even Faster

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The most ambitious vaccine deployment in history promises to stop a...

When a Contagion Comes, Women Bear a Heavy Burden

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Suganya Prakash, 21, left at 8 a.m. from her home in a...

Workers May Spread COVID-19 in Nursing Homes

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. COVID-19 infections in long-term-care facilities in Ontario, Canada, appear to have...

coronavirus impact: View: It’s time for humans to stop living voraciously

The chorus is growing. United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity’s acting executive secretary Elizabeth Maruma Mrema, many leading infectious diseases experts, and 241 conservation groups...