One Health Headlines: Friday, March 27, 2015

In this week’s One Health roundup: A U.S. veterinarian is in Africa studying animal transmission of Ebola to help prevent human outbreaks; cattle may hold the secret to new ways of fighting parasitic diseases like malaria; research shows ocean fish living a mile below the surface have liver pathologies, tumors and other health problems that may be linked to human-caused pollution; and more.

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One Health Headlines: Friday, March 20, 2015

In this week’s One Health roundup: Oregon’s public health veterinarian warns against giving baby chicks as Easter gifts; California health officials warn against hantavirus after mice test positive; A Washington veterinarian’s research takes her to Kenya to study how cryptosporidium spreads between people, livestock and water; and more.

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One Health Headlines: Friday, March 13, 2015

In this week’s One Health roundup: Scientists warn that mutating H7N9 bird flu virus may pose a pandemic threat; epidemiologists race to solve the mystery of where MERS originated, how it spreads and its connection to camels; infectious disease spillover from humans poses a risk to the chimpanzees of Gombe Stream National Park; and more.

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One Health Headlines: Friday, March 6, 2015

In this week’s One Health roundup: Concern grows over return of H5N1 bird flu in Nigeria; 20 people receive post-exposure treatment after Colo. kitten tests positive for rabies; Officials in Fla. believe that armadillos may be source of new leprosy cases reported in the state; and much more.

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One Health Headlines: Friday, February 27, 2015

In this week’s One Health roundup: WHO worries that flu viruses are sharing genetic material quicker; Texas health officials search for a boy who had possible rabies exposure from an infected dog; mapping proteins in lizard venom may aid in the development of new drugs; and much more.

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