Encephalitis

Encephalitis is an acute inflammation of the brain.
What is Encephalitis?

Encephalitis is a relatively rare condition that causes inflammation of the brain. Initial symptoms usually include high temperature, headache and joint pain but as the infection progresses, more dangerous symptoms may start to develop and include the following...

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New position statement clarifies WHO's stance on the use of genetically modified mosquitoes

New position statement clarifies WHO's stance on the use of genetically modified mosquitoes

COVID-19 causes potentially damaging neurological injuries, study shows

COVID-19 causes potentially damaging neurological injuries, study shows

Scientists explain why some COVID-19 patients develop neurological symptoms

Scientists explain why some COVID-19 patients develop neurological symptoms

New clinical report on brain changes in deceased COVID-19 patients

New clinical report on brain changes in deceased COVID-19 patients

Parkinson's disease diagnosed after SARS-CoV-2

Parkinson's disease diagnosed after SARS-CoV-2

Combination of two mosquito-borne viruses may be a trigger for stroke

Combination of two mosquito-borne viruses may be a trigger for stroke

Michigan sees increasing EEE cases

Michigan sees increasing EEE cases

Climate change could shift the spread of West Nile virus

Climate change could shift the spread of West Nile virus

Study reveals damaging role of immune system in severe brain infection

Study reveals damaging role of immune system in severe brain infection

Effective, simple, safe self-amplifying RNA vaccines

Effective, simple, safe self-amplifying RNA vaccines

Brain inflammation seen in fatal COVID-19 cases

Brain inflammation seen in fatal COVID-19 cases

Novel RNA vaccine from Arcturus Therapeutics protects mice against SARS-CoV-2

Novel RNA vaccine from Arcturus Therapeutics protects mice against SARS-CoV-2

A global study to determine COVID-19 health and psychosocial consequences

A global study to determine COVID-19 health and psychosocial consequences

Researchers develop vaccine for human herpesvirus 6B

Researchers develop vaccine for human herpesvirus 6B

Study shows how picornaviruses infect the host cell

Study shows how picornaviruses infect the host cell

Research looks at convalescent plasma use in COVID-19 mouse model

Research looks at convalescent plasma use in COVID-19 mouse model

Natural compund in cedar and grapefruit skin could help repel mosquitoes and ticks says CDC

Natural compund in cedar and grapefruit skin could help repel mosquitoes and ticks says CDC

Study confirms that SARS-CoV-2 cannot be transmitted to people by mosquitoes

Study confirms that SARS-CoV-2 cannot be transmitted to people by mosquitoes

Disease-carrying mosquitoes fly free as health departments focus on coronavirus

Disease-carrying mosquitoes fly free as health departments focus on coronavirus

Brain complications linked to COVID-19 found to be occurring across the globe

Brain complications linked to COVID-19 found to be occurring across the globe