Salmonellosis – United States

CDC in the United States and public health officials in several states are investigating a multistate outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium infections linked to contact with

Avian Influenza – Russia

Russia reports first human cases of H5N8 bird flu. Seven people at a poultry farm in southern Russia have been infected with H5N8 bird flu,

Hantavirus – Argentina

The Ministry of Public Health reports that 5 positive cases of hantavirus infection have been registered in the Salta province since the beginning of 2021.

Rabies – Peru

The Departmental Veterinary Medical College of Lima warned that there is a risk that canine rabies could be reintroduced in the capital. This situation could

Rabies – South Africa

At least five children, aged between two and and 10 years old, have died from human rabies in five months in KwaZulu-Natal. One well documented

Lassa fever – Nigeria

Lassa fever (LF) virus transmission is continuing at a rapid pace in Nigeria, with 117 new cases reported in the second week of January, with

Rabies – Egypt

Several children (10) were attacked by a rabid dog in the Haswiya area, east of Qena, Upper Egypt. The animal tested positive for rabies and