Outbreak

  • Dengue scare: Precautions that need to be taken 26-09-2013 01:30 PM

    As the dengue scare is back with more than 5 deaths and over a 1000 cases having been reported in the national capital region itself, Dr. Vivek Nangia answers queries relating to dengue. ...
  • E coli outbreak caused by mix of 2 deadly strains 23-06-2011 03:51 AM

    London: A mix of two dangerous E coli strains caused the recent deadly food poisoning outbreak in Germany, according to a new study of the bacteria's DNA. Scientists said the E coli outbreak strain combined one that makes a toxin and another that sticks to the gut in a way...