Cholera

Cholera is an acute, diarrheal illness caused by infection of the intestine with the bacterium Vibrio cholerae. The infection is often mild or without symptoms, but sometimes it can be severe.

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West African countries must increase COVID-19 vaccination rates to achieve population-level immunity

West African countries must increase COVID-19 vaccination rates to achieve population-level immunity

Survivors of domestic violence and abuse more likely to contract COVID-19

Survivors of domestic violence and abuse more likely to contract COVID-19

Study reveals role of globalization and zoonosis in the emergence and spread of SARS-CoV-2 variants

Study reveals role of globalization and zoonosis in the emergence and spread of SARS-CoV-2 variants

Health leaders issue an urgent call for vaccine equity globally and in Africa

Health leaders issue an urgent call for vaccine equity globally and in Africa

Extreme novel pandemics more likely to occur in the future, statistical study reveals

Extreme novel pandemics more likely to occur in the future, statistical study reveals

A combination of oral bacteria and intranasal vaccine provide protection from influenza A virus and COVID-19

A combination of oral bacteria and intranasal vaccine provide protection from influenza A virus and COVID-19

249,000 UK-donated AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines reach Ghana

249,000 UK-donated AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines reach Ghana

CEPI and IVI announce new research program to expand access to COVID-19 vaccines in Africa

CEPI and IVI announce new research program to expand access to COVID-19 vaccines in Africa

Pandemic of antibiotic resistance is shortening the lives of children in Bangladesh

Pandemic of antibiotic resistance is shortening the lives of children in Bangladesh

Changes in community networks impact the ensuing spread of disease

Changes in community networks impact the ensuing spread of disease

New COVID-19 vaccine could provide protection against existing and future strains of coronaviruses

New COVID-19 vaccine could provide protection against existing and future strains of coronaviruses

Candidate coronavirus vaccines show promising results in early animal testing

Candidate coronavirus vaccines show promising results in early animal testing

BGU researchers identify probiotic yogurt-based drug candidates

BGU researchers identify probiotic yogurt-based drug candidates

Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 individuals with blood group AB at highest risk

Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 individuals with blood group AB at highest risk

World Health Day 2021: The humanitarians building a fairer world

World Health Day 2021: The humanitarians building a fairer world

New cellular device with computing capacity could be used outside the laboratory

New cellular device with computing capacity could be used outside the laboratory

Newly discovered enzyme on deadly fungus may be the key to fight fungal infection

Newly discovered enzyme on deadly fungus may be the key to fight fungal infection

Developing a COVID-19 vaccine using inactivated E. coli

Developing a COVID-19 vaccine using inactivated E. coli

Chicken-derived antibody shows potent neutralizing capacity against SARS-CoV-2 in vitro

Chicken-derived antibody shows potent neutralizing capacity against SARS-CoV-2 in vitro

Key protein in cholera-causing bacteria enables them to adapt to temperature changes

Key protein in cholera-causing bacteria enables them to adapt to temperature changes