The Unknown Virus That Could Be The Next Disease Threat – Nipah

 The Unknown Virus That Could Be The Next Disease Threat - Nipah
Nipah – The Unknown Virus That Could Be The Next Disease Threat. Nipah virus has killed 17 people in the southern Indian state of Kerala. It’s a relatively small toll, from a virus few have heard of – and after starting in May, the outbreak now seems under control. But there has been a collective, worldwide shudder among disease experts. Many consider Nipah the scariest of the “emerging” viruses causing increased concern since the disastrous Ebola epidemic of 2014. It is one of the World Health Organization’s eight priority viruses for developing a …

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