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2014-10-09 23:03:49

Does Recent Sharp Drop in Replikin Count Signal Early End for the Current Ebola Outbreak? Replikins Global Surveillance SystemTM Data to be Presented at Boston University School of Medicine, Distinguished Speaker Series, October 14, 2014 LONDON, UK (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 Replikins Global Surveillance SystemTM analysis of the Ebola virus show the highest ever peaks in Ebola Gene Replikin Counts in the years 2012 and 2013. Such genomic increases predicted the current worst ever Ebola...

2014-10-09 12:29:32

Massachusetts-based global health organization deploys expert teams to Africa BOSTON, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a Massachusetts-based global health nonprofit organization, today announced it is mobilizing its expertise and resources at the epicenter of the Ebola epidemic in Liberia to help the Ministry of Health develop community care centers for Ebola separate from the health facilities; restore essential health services for non-Ebola...

2014-10-09 12:29:07

WASHINGTON, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Now that the Ebola virus has crossed America's borders and was identified by a hospital in Dallas, emergency physician experts will be in Chicago to discuss the issues and answer questions about preparedness and clinical response. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100616/DC22034LOGO-d Drs. David Pigott and Alexander Isakov will share their research knowledge and experience dealing with Ebola in two related sessions:...

2014-10-08 20:22:04

Replikins Global Surveillance System(TM) Data to be presented at Boston University School of Medicine, Distinguished Speaker Series on October 14, 2014. LONDON, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Replikins Global Surveillance System((TM)) analysis of the Ebola virus show the highest ever peaks in Ebola Gene Replikin Counts in the years 2012 and 2013. Such genomic increases predicted the current worst ever Ebola outbreak. A recent sudden drop in the Replikin Counts may signal an early end...

2014-10-06 12:22:55

BALTIMORE, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the event of an outbreak of Ebola or other pandemics, the increase in volume of highly contagious bio-medical waste could present some challenges for hospitals and other healthcare facilities. Today the majority of healthcare facilities use haulers to transport and treat regulated medical waste off-site. There is no assurance, however, that this method is 100% safe for potential pandemic situations nor would this practice be perceived...

AIDS origins
2014-10-04 16:14:33

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The origin of the AIDS pandemic can be traced back to a city in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo, an international team led by scientists from Oxford University and the University of Leuven report in the latest edition of the journal Science. According to first author Dr. Nuno Faria of Oxford’s Department of Zoology and his colleagues, a reconstruction of the genetic history of the HIV-1 group M pandemic concluded the...

2014-10-01 12:28:07

Stress Pandemic, 9 Natural Steps to Break the Cycle of Stress & Thrive (2nd edition) out today NEW YORK, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Paul Huljich, author and one of America's leading stress management experts and global wellness advocates, publishes the second edition of Stress Pandemic, 9 Natural Steps to Break the Cycle of Stress & Thrive (Mwella Publishing). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140624/120947 Hailed by Psychology Today as "one of this season's most...

2014-09-30 23:07:54

Tuberculosis kills over one million people a year. In North Korea, The Eugene Bell Foundation of Washington, D.C. is working to stop the spread of the deadly disease. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 A group of Americans is headed to a remote part of the world to combat an epidemic that, left unchecked, could create a catastrophic, global pandemic. No, it’s not Ebola and no, they are not headed to Africa. John Rogers, the Executive Director the Eugene Bell Foundation and his...

2014-09-08 08:30:06

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ascel Bio, the disease forecast and outbreak warning company, publishes new assessment of Ebola outbreak in West Africa, country-by-country. -- Full Assessment: http://www.ascelbio.com/blog/ -- Key Images Available: http://ascelbio.tumblr.com Disease Forecasting: EMERGING INDUSTRY -- Ascel Bio consistently predicts outbreaks of infectious diseases and biohazards with tremendous accuracy. International disease...

harbor seal
2014-09-07 03:00:29

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital A study led by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital scientists found the avian influenza A H3N8 virus that killed harbor seals along the New England coast can spread through respiratory droplets and poses a threat to humans. The research appears in the current issue of the scientific journal Nature Communications. The avian H3N8 virus was isolated by scientists investigating the 2011 deaths of more than 160 harbor seals. Researchers discovered...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.