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Biosecurity is a set of preventive measures designed to reduce the risk of transmission of infectious diseases, quarantined pests, invasive alien species, living modified organisms.
Non-traditional pet owners at increased risk of zoonotic diseases

Non-traditional pet owners at increased risk of zoonotic diseases

Novel Hendra virus variant detected in flying fox urine

Novel Hendra virus variant detected in flying fox urine

Managing hazardous waste during the Covid-19 pandemic

Managing hazardous waste during the Covid-19 pandemic

The intercontinental spread of high-pathogenic avian influenza A (H5N1) virus

The intercontinental spread of high-pathogenic avian influenza A (H5N1) virus

UK's fight against zoonotic diseases receives a £200 million boost

UK's fight against zoonotic diseases receives a £200 million boost

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibodies found in wild mustelids in France

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibodies found in wild mustelids in France

Monitoring rodents for SARS-CoV-2 and other coronaviruses, Hong Kong

Monitoring rodents for SARS-CoV-2 and other coronaviruses, Hong Kong

Researchers explore consequences of eroding norms over release of self-spreading viruses

Researchers explore consequences of eroding norms over release of self-spreading viruses

New report warns about failure to appreciate the complex nature of environmental risks

New report warns about failure to appreciate the complex nature of environmental risks

New prevention zone to protect poultry and captive birds from avian influenza

New prevention zone to protect poultry and captive birds from avian influenza

Ask KHN-Politifact: Is my cloth mask good enough to face the delta variant?

Ask KHN-Politifact: Is my cloth mask good enough to face the delta variant?

Jail decarceration leads to community-wide public health benefits, study shows

Jail decarceration leads to community-wide public health benefits, study shows

Report outlines strong scientific foundations for taking actions to stop the next pandemic

Report outlines strong scientific foundations for taking actions to stop the next pandemic

Vaccinate big cats? New report shows SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant infecting endangered lions

Vaccinate big cats? New report shows SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant infecting endangered lions

Bruker’s molecular phenomics research tools enable new insights into ‘long COVID’ and post-acute metabolic abnormalities

Bruker’s molecular phenomics research tools enable new insights into ‘long COVID’ and post-acute metabolic abnormalities

Delays and shortages hit SARS-CoV-2 genomic surveillance program

Delays and shortages hit SARS-CoV-2 genomic surveillance program

New technology allows rapid analysis and mapping of new potential virus variants

New technology allows rapid analysis and mapping of new potential virus variants

Scientists use an original approach to resolve the 3D structure of flaviviruses

Scientists use an original approach to resolve the 3D structure of flaviviruses

WHO and Swiss Confederation launch Biohub facility to improve sharing and analysis of viruses

WHO and Swiss Confederation launch Biohub facility to improve sharing and analysis of viruses

Animal and insect invasions could shed light on COVID-19 transmission

Animal and insect invasions could shed light on COVID-19 transmission