WHO Declares Ebola in West Africa a Public Health Emergency

  • August 8, 2014

Today the World Health Organization has declared the Ebola outbreak in West Africa to be an international public health emergency, demanding an “extraordinary” response — only the third such declaration of its kind since regulations permitting such alarms were adopted in 2007. They went on…

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The Camel Connection: The Missing Link in MERS

  • September 13, 2013

This is the one link that has been missing.  If only one bat was found with the illness, what is the intermediary host? Evidence is mounting that camels are the most likely that middle step in the transmission from bats to humans of the virus…

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