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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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

India’s COVID-19-related hygiene promotion campaign shows some positive results

India’s COVID-19-related hygiene promotion campaign shows some positive results

Study: Armed conflict affects health needs of  at least 630 million women, children

Study: Armed conflict affects health needs of at least 630 million women, children

International health organizations establish global Ebola vaccine stockpile

International health organizations establish global Ebola vaccine stockpile

Researchers reach important milestone in leishmaniasis vaccine development

Researchers reach important milestone in leishmaniasis vaccine development

Is one-dose COVID-19 vaccination better than two?

Is one-dose COVID-19 vaccination better than two?

Cellid, IVI sign research service contract to evaluate immunogenicity of COVID-19 vaccine

Cellid, IVI sign research service contract to evaluate immunogenicity of COVID-19 vaccine

Certain aquatic insects can forewarn against possible outbreaks of diarrheal disease, shows study

Certain aquatic insects can forewarn against possible outbreaks of diarrheal disease, shows study

As the terror of COVID struck, health care workers struggled to survive. Thousands lost the fight.

As the terror of COVID struck, health care workers struggled to survive. Thousands lost the fight.

Vi-DT typhoid conjugate vaccine met primary endpoints in phase III study

Vi-DT typhoid conjugate vaccine met primary endpoints in phase III study

Oxford University podcast's third season to take listeners on a journey through historical pandemics

Oxford University podcast's third season to take listeners on a journey through historical pandemics

What are the risks associated with human challenge trials for SARS-CoV-2 vaccine candidates?

What are the risks associated with human challenge trials for SARS-CoV-2 vaccine candidates?

IVI hosts virtual State Forum to promote partnership and equity in global health

IVI hosts virtual State Forum to promote partnership and equity in global health

Researchers uncover the cause of 1990s Argentina cholera epidemic

Researchers uncover the cause of 1990s Argentina cholera epidemic

How might India's monsoon season impact COVID-19 ?

How might India's monsoon season impact COVID-19 ?

Immunization is critical to protect current and future generations from preventable diseases

Immunization is critical to protect current and future generations from preventable diseases

Historical case studies: Pandemics in past societies

Historical case studies: Pandemics in past societies

U.S. scientists to create coronavirus strain for human challenge trials

U.S. scientists to create coronavirus strain for human challenge trials

Diversions in malaria prevention efforts during the pandemic may cost thousands of lives

Diversions in malaria prevention efforts during the pandemic may cost thousands of lives