Fruit bats, sick pigs, Nipah virus

WHO | Nipah virus infection

Nipah virus (NiV) infection is a newly emerging zoonosis that causes severe disease in both animals and humans. The natural host of the virus are fruit bats of the Pteropodidae Family, Pteropus genus. NiV was first identified during an outbreak of disease that took place in Kampung Sungai Nipah, Malaysia in 1998.

Nipah Virus (NiV) | CDC

Nipah virus (NiV) is a member of the family Paramyxoviridae, genus Henipavirus. NiV was initially isolated and identified in 1999 during an outbreak of encephalitis and respiratory illness among pig farmers and people with close contact with pigs in Malaysia and Singapore.

Nipah Virus, Rare and Dangerous, Spreads in India – The New York …

22 mins ago – The Nipah virus naturally resides in fruit bats across South and Southeast Asia, and can spread to humans through contact with the animals’ …

Nipah virus infection – Wikipedia

Nipah virus infection (NiV) is a viral infection caused by the Nipah virus. Symptoms from infection vary from none to fever, cough, headache, shortness of breath, and confusion.

Death toll in Nipah outbreak rises to 16 – CNN – CNN.com

1 day ago – Eighteen people have been infected with the Nipah virus in the south Indian state or Kerala, including 16 deaths, but health officials say the …

India’s Kerala state on alert amid Nipah virus outbreak | India News …

1 day ago – The southern Indian state of Kerala has been put on “all-time alert” after at least 17 of the people infected with Nipah virus died in the past …

What Is Nipah, the Virus Spread by Bats That’s Killing People in India?

2 days ago – As of June 1, an outbreak of the Nipah virus has infected at least 18 people and killed 17 in Kerala, India, the World Health Organization (WHO) …

Nipah virus update: Has the virus been controlled? Is there a cure …

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2 hours ago – A DEADLY virus which can cause coughs and drowsiness or even brain damage is spreading across a state of India. But has the deadly nipah …

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