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Scientists are in a race against time to save the world's rarest wolf from extinction.
Dozens of students who touched a dead bat brought by a parent to a Montana elementary school have undergone rabies vaccinations, officials said.
About 90 elementary school students in Montana have started a series of rabies shots after a parent let them touch a dead bat that was later confirmed to be diseased.
By Rajiv Sharma Mumbai: There was high drama at the JJ Hospital campus on Friday night when a rabies patient escaped from the isolation ward. Staff members faced a tough time in tackling the situation .
To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Division of Media Relations, +1-404-639-3286 ATLANTA, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CDC experts caution parents, pediatricians, and veterinarians to be aware of the risks that exotic animals and pets can pose to children.
NanoViricides, Inc. (OTC BB: NNVC.OB) (the "Company"), commented on the recent and temporary change of its quotation symbol from NNVC.OB to NNVCE.OB. The "E" reflects that the Company has not yet filed its Form 10-KSB, annual report to shareholders.
HEALTH officials have issued a public health warning against rabies after an Iraqi puppy with the disease arrived in the United States. The dog was part of a rescue operation to unite American soldiers with abandoned animals they had adopted.
Dutch biopharma company Crucell N.V. today announced the preliminary results of the first phase II clinical study of its investigational rabies monoclonal antibody combination, which started on 31 March 2008 in the US.
A WOMAN in the US got an extra jolt after her morning coffee when she found a bat in the filter and is being treated for possible rabies. (c) 2008 Daily Mirror. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) - It wasn't just the caffeine that gave an Iowa woman an extra jolt after she had her morning coffee. It also was the bat she found in the filter. The Iowa Department of Public Health says the woman reported a bat in her house but wasn't too worried about it.
The rabies virus is neurotropic virus, transmissible through the saliva of animals, that causes fatal disease in human and animals. Rabies is the type species of the Lyssavirus genus of Rhabdovirdae family. They are enveloped and single stranded RNA genome with negative-sense. All replication takes place in the cytoplasm. The virus has a bullet-like shape. Rabies enters the host cells through the endosomal transport pathway after receptor binding. After entry transcription of the viral...
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