What we know about monkeypox

What is happening Cases of monkeypox are increasing in the United States, which increases the global prevalence of monkeypox in countries that do not usually report the disease (where the disease is not endemic). why does it matter While no deaths have been reported in the United States, the control of monkeypox is important to … Read more

SIGA participates in monkeypox of the Global Alliance of Partners

NEW YORK, June 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SIGA Technologies, Inc. (SIGA) (NASDAQ:SIGA), a commercial-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the health security market, today announced that its CEO, Phil Gomez, and chief scientific officer, Dennis Hrubi, at a panel discussion Thursday, June 23research and development 12 noon ET to discuss recent monkeypox outbreaks in the … Read more

Enzolytics announces discovery of target sites saved on Monkeypox virus

COLLEGE STATION, TX / ACCESSWIRE / June 21, 2022 / Enzolytics, Inc. (OTC PINK: ENZC) (ENZC” or “the Company”) today that it has identified conserved and immutable locations (epipers) on the Monkeypox virus. These discoveries are part of Enzolytics’ ongoing efforts to address future healthcare in epidemics using an end-to-end artificial intelligence (AI) protocol. ) … Read more

Monkeypox: Report says infection causes blindness, as global cases exceed 2,000

As monkeypox continues to spread globally, a new report states that while the viral infection can be severe in some individuals, “death is possible, as is blindness.” In the report, titled “Investigating Monkeypox” and published in the Lancet medical journal on June 18, the scientists also raised concerns about the sudden outbreak of monkeypox and … Read more

‘It’s taken too long’: Monkeypox patients raise concerns about UK tracing delays | monkeypox

As the outbreak of monkeypox continues in the UK, some affected have raised concerns about delays and difficulties in contact tracing and immunization. Joel* told the Guardian he sought advice about testing and vaccination after learning that close contacts had been exposed to monkeypox and had developed symptoms. However, Joel said he struggled to get … Read more

Kansas, Missouri, prairie dogs, and the 2003 monkeypox outbreak

The first outbreak of monkeypox in the United States in 2003 hit the Midwest and was caused by prairie dogs being sold as pets that had caught the virus from infected animals from Africa. The outbreak included three cases in Kansas and Missouri. Charlie Riddle Associated Press file Health officials in Kansas and Missouri have … Read more

Sask. Providing monkeypox vaccinations to high-risk close contacts

Breadcrumb links Saskatchewan health No cases of monkeypox have been reported in Saskatchewan and the ministry says the risk of contracting the virus is low. Article author: Saqib Shehab, chief medical officer of health, speaks at the Legislative Building in Regina on Wednesday, March 18, 2020. The Saskatchewan Department of Health says no cases of … Read more