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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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

Finland joins international organization dedicated to COVID-19 vaccines

Finland joins international organization dedicated to COVID-19 vaccines

Racially motivated hate crimes increase in the U.S.

Racially motivated hate crimes increase in the U.S.

Multi-institutional project uses satellite data to determine incidences of cholera

Multi-institutional project uses satellite data to determine incidences of cholera

Study shows how gut bacteria helps people resist cholera

Study shows how gut bacteria helps people resist cholera

Impact Biomedical's COVID-19 research published in peer-reviewed scientific journal

Impact Biomedical's COVID-19 research published in peer-reviewed scientific journal

Assessing the societal and economic benefits of satellites

Assessing the societal and economic benefits of satellites

Tear-gassing protesters during an infectious outbreak ‘a recipe for disaster’

Tear-gassing protesters during an infectious outbreak ‘a recipe for disaster’

Genomic variation and descent of SARS-CoV-2 strains in India

Genomic variation and descent of SARS-CoV-2 strains in India

Study: High level of anxiety is linked to depression

Study: High level of anxiety is linked to depression

Current antibody tests are good enough to inform decisions about public health, say experts

Current antibody tests are good enough to inform decisions about public health, say experts

Researchers identify intermediate pathway that modifies synthesis and structure of cell wall

Researchers identify intermediate pathway that modifies synthesis and structure of cell wall

Resurgence of measles or polio outbreaks likely to happen, experts warn

Resurgence of measles or polio outbreaks likely to happen, experts warn

Deaths of Chinese children, adolescents from infectious diseases prior to COVID-19 found to be rare

Deaths of Chinese children, adolescents from infectious diseases prior to COVID-19 found to be rare

NYU researchers capture 3D data on human interactions with COVID-19 infection sources

NYU researchers capture 3D data on human interactions with COVID-19 infection sources

Research sheds light on molecular mechanisms that enable bacteria to compete and establish symbiosis

Research sheds light on molecular mechanisms that enable bacteria to compete and establish symbiosis

A joint effort to confront the challenges of rising antimicrobial resistance in Asia

A joint effort to confront the challenges of rising antimicrobial resistance in Asia