Tag Archives: zoonosis

Predicting Ebola outbreaks (while my guitar gently weeps)

Predicting Ebola outbreaks. Atlas of Science

Making a living as a rock musician can be hard (unless you are a star!): today your band plays here, tomorrow your band plays there… always on tour playing at clubs to earn some money. Animal migrations

High seroprevalence for Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever virus in ruminants in the absence of reported human cases

CCHFV seroprevalence in livestock in all regions in Bulgaria. District specific prevalence rates are indicated in the map

Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a severe tick-borne zoonotic disease in humans caused by CCHF virus. Close contact with viraemic livestock was shown as one of the main causes of the infection. Detection of CCHF virus specific

Staphylococcus pseudintermedius infection: a downside to man’s best friend?

Staphylococcus pseudintermedius is a bacteria identified in the past decade that is increasingly recognized to cause infections in people.  S. pseudintermedius colonizes ~90% of healthy dogs, and the common sites are the pharynx, nares, rectum, and skin.