News & Perspective

Jul 16, 2004

Jul 16, 2004

NIAID expands trial of West Nile treatment


Jun 24, 2005

Jun 24, 2005

West Nile transmission may involve wide range of animals

(CIDRAP News) – The range of animal species that can contribute to the spread of West Nile virus (WNV) may be much broader than experts have believed, according to a study published recently in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Nov 05, 2008

Nov 05, 2008

Study: Media can distort public's views on infectious diseases

(CIDRAP News) – Media coverage of infectious diseases such as avian influenza can create the impression that the conditions are more of a threat than they really are, according to a recent study from Canada.

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