CDC warns 2017 flu season expected to be worse than last years
The CDC is warning people to get your flu shot if you have not already. They say the flu season is expected to be worse this year than it was last year.
AFM: The Polio-Like Illness Paralyzing US Children
In the first half of the year, 50 people in 24 states were diagnosed with acute flaccid myelitis, a polio-like illness, according to the CDC.
CDC Tells Men Exposed To Zika To Delay Getting A Partner Pregnant
Men who may have Zika should wait at least six months before having unprotected sex with partners trying to conceive, regardless of whether the men ever developed any symptoms, the CDC now says.
Lyme disease caused by ticks may cost $1.3 billion a year
Meet a tiny creature that costs us billions. The US has an epidemic brewing within our borders, and the problem is much more serious than most people realize. Lyme disease is spreading fast, and it o...
Galveston National Laboratory
The Galveston National Laboratory (GNL) in Galveston, Texas, USA, is a high security National Biocontainment Laboratory housing several Biosafety level 4 research laboratories, run by the University ...
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Edwin Trevathan
Edwin Trevathan, M.D., M.P.H.[1] is a U.S. physician, a child neurologist and pediatrician, who is currently the Dean of the Saint Louis University College for Public Health and Social Justice, where ...
2011 CDC warning about zombie apocalypse
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Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System
The Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) is a United States program for vaccine safety, co-managed by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administ...
University of Marburg
The Philipp University of Marburg (German: Philipps-Universität Marburg), was founded in 1527 by Landgrave Philip I of Hesse (usually called the Magnanimous, although the updated meaning 'haughty'...
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Biosafety level
A biosafety level is a level of the biocontainment precautions required to isolate dangerous biological agents in an enclosed laboratory facility. The levels of containment range from the lowest biosa...
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Upper Midwest Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center
The Upper Midwest Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (UMPERLC), established in May 2001 as the Iowa Center for Public Health Preparedness is a public health center at the University o...
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Australian Animal Health Laboratory
The Australian Animal Health Laboratory (AAHL) in Geelong, Victoria, Australia is a high security laboratory, run by the CSIRO for exotic animal disease diagnosis and research. The lab is one of four ...
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Vaccine Safety Datalink
The Vaccine Safety Datalink Project (VSD) was established in 1990 by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to study the adverse effects of vaccines.Four large health maint...
National Microbiology Laboratory
The National Microbiology Laboratory (NML) is a division of the Public Health Agency of Canada, the agency of the Government of Canada that is responsible for public health, health emergency preparedn...
Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) is a trading fund of the Ministry of Defence of the United Kingdom. Responsibility for it lies with the Minister for Defence Equipment, Support and...
Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine
Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine; (Bernhard-Nocht-Institut für Tropenmedizin) (BNI) is a medical institution based in Hamburg, Germany which is dedicated to research, treatment, training...
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Waterborne Disease and Outbreak Reporting System
The Waterborne Disease and Outbreak Surveillance System (WBDOSS) is a national surveillance system maintained by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The WBDOSS receives data abo...
Spiez Laboratory
The Spiez Laboratory (German: Labor Spiez, French: Laboratoire de Spiez, Italian: Laboratorio Spiez) is the Swiss institute for the protection of the population against nuclear, biological and chemic...
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is the leading national public health institute of the United States. The CDC is a federal agency under the Department of Health and Human Services and i...
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Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology
The Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology or CCMB is an Indian Biotechnology research establishment of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research located in Hyderabad, India, and a designat...
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Strategic National Stockpile
The Strategic National Stockpile (SNS) is the United States' national repository of antibiotics, vaccines, chemical antidotes, antitoxins, and other critical medical equipment and supplies. In the eve...
National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center
The National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center (NBACC) is a government biodefense research laboratory created by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and located at the sprawlin...
RIKEN
RIKEN (理研) is a large research institute in Japan. Founded in 1917, it now has approximately 3000 scientists on seven campuses across Japan, the main one in Wako, just outside Tokyo. RIKEN is an I...
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National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories
The National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories, or NEIDL, is a biosciences facility of Boston University located near Boston Medical Center on Albany Street in the South End neighborhood of Bo...
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention timeline
The following is a timeline of events relating to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Netherlands National Institute for Public Health and the Environment
The Netherlands National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (Dutch: Rijksinstituut voor Volksgezondheid en Milieu or simply RIVM), is a Dutch research institute that is an independen...
National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility
The National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility (NBAF) is a planned United States government-run research facility that will replace the 1950s-era Plum Island Animal Disease Center in New York, which is "...
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