Latest Ella Mendelson Stories

2011-07-25 20:26:40

TAU researcher tracks cases to track the threat of the virus Since 1999, several outbreaks of West Nile Virus, which causes fever or severe neurological symptoms and is transmitted from birds to humans by blood-sucking mosquitoes, have been seen in the U.S., usually during the summer months. But researchers aren't certain how the virus migrated here "” and they don't know how, or where, it will appear next. Now Prof. Ella Mendelson of Tel Aviv University's School of Public Health at the...

Word of the Day
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.