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  • infection
  • Professor Matthew Baylis, from the University's Institute of Infection and Global Health , said: "The work is a first step in using climate data to help predict human plague incidence in Madagascar. (healthcanal.com)
  • Occurrence
  • Analysing a unique 48-year dataset on the occurrence of human plague across the island, they found that for much of this period, ENSO cycled on a two to five year time scale, with a similar period being detected for plague outbreaks. (healthcanal.com)
  • outbreaks
  • Scientists at the University of Liverpool have found that outbreaks of plague in Madagascar are linked to a naturally occurring climate event in the tropical Pacific. (healthcanal.com)
  • The team have shown that large outbreaks of plague tend to coincide with the timing of ENSO events. (healthcanal.com)
  • Larger plague outbreaks were associated with increasing El Niño conditions. (healthcanal.com)
  • These ENSO and IOD associations appear to be mediated mostly by effects on Madagascar's temperature patterns, although larger plague outbreaks were also associated with rainy years. (healthcanal.com)
  • disease
  • Professor Baylis said: "The global burden of plague is now low, but in recent years the disease has increased in frequency in some parts of the world. (healthcanal.com)
  • Ebola
  • My three year investigation is summarized in my book Emerging Viruses, AIDS and Ebola which documents the experimental research into the viruses which led to AIDS and the contaminated vaccines, as well as the financial grants which funded the research. (bibliotecapleyades.net)
  • smallpox
  • Bavarian Nordics today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is extending its review of the company's Biologics License Application (BLA) for smallpox vaccine candidate, MVA-BN, because of the amount of data submitted. (flutrackers.com)
  • outbreak
  • As measles cases hit a 25-year high in the United States, Texas medical experts fear the state could see the next outbreak of a vaccine-preventable disease. (offthekuff.com)
  • CIDRAP News) - The World Health Organization (WHO) said today it has found 130 suspected cases of plague, 57 of them fatal, in its ongoing investigation of an outbreak in the northeastern Congo. (umn.edu)
  • malaria
  • Lab tests were positive for malaria, but the medical team suspected plague, and a rapid test done by the Uganda Virus Research Institute was positive for plague. (flutrackers.com)
  • H5N1
  • CIDRAP News) A second vaccine against human H5N1 influenza is being developed, US Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Mike Leavitt announced yesterday. (umn.edu)
  • CIDRAP News
  • CIDRAP News) - The US Department of Defense (DoD) has announced plans to collaborate with the defense departments of Canada and the United Kingdom to develop a vaccine for plague, which would fill an empty slot in the nation's current vaccine arsenal. (umn.edu)
  • CIDRAP News) - An annual report released yesterday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) profiles a wide range of CDC influenza-related projects around the world, from flu surveillance in Indonesia to vaccine effectiveness studies in El Salvador and epidemiology training in Ghana. (umn.edu)
  • CO92
  • In the present work, we have investigated the safety, immunogenicity, and protective efficacy of an i.n. delivered iYp CO92 vaccine. (asm.org)
  • hepatitis
  • He believed that they had created the AIDS virus in a lab and had intentionally infected the gay population of New York City with AIDS viruses during a 1978 experimental hepatitis B vaccine program. (bibliotecapleyades.net)
  • pestilence
  • The book of Revelation says that approximately one third of the earth's population will be wiped out during the Great Tribulation by famine, beasts, pestilence and plagues. (bibliotecapleyades.net)
  • wild rodents
  • Along with other wild rodents, prairie dogs are also considered a significant reservoir of plague for other wildlife, domestic animals, and people in the western U.S. Prevention of plague in wild rodents by immunization could reduce outbreaks of the disease in animals, thereby reducing the risk for human exposure to the disease. (redorbit.com)
  • Plague exists in natural enzootic cycles involving wild rodents and their fleas in certain regions of Asia, Africa, the Americas, and extreme southeastern Europe near the Caspian Sea ( Figure_1 ). (cdc.gov)
  • exemptions
  • Health officials are watching pockets of Texas closely because of the number of parents requesting exemptions under Texas's broad vaccine exemption law. (offthekuff.com)
  • National Wildlife Health Center
  • A new oral vaccine against sylvatic plague is showing significant promise in the laboratory as a way to protect prairie dogs and may eventually protect endangered black-footed ferrets who now get the disease by eating infected prairie dogs, according to results by a USGS researcher at the USGS National Wildlife Health Center. (redorbit.com)
  • mice
  • Protection against pneumonic plague was partially dependent upon Fc receptors and could be transferred to naïve mice with immune mouse serum. (asm.org)
  • doses
  • Numbers of doses of vaccines released in China were obtained from the Biologicals Lot Release Program of the National Institutes for Food and Drug Control (NIFDC). (springer.com)
  • Between 2007 and 2015, the annual supply of vaccines in China ranged between 666 million and 1,190 million doses, with most doses produced domestically. (springer.com)
  • epidemic
  • Because of the high case-fatality rate and the epidemic potential of this disease, plague is designated a Class I notifiable disease and thus is subject to International Health Regulations. (cdc.gov)