Sep 18, 2019-Wednesday

select city

Metro cities - Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata

Other cities - Noida, Gurgaon, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Bhopal , Chandigarh , Dehradun, Indore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna, Ranchi

Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019
news about National institute of virology
Jun 17, 2019 23:27
AES cases in Bihar’s litchi-cultivation region were misdiagnosed as Japanese encephalitis (JE) till late 1990s since the symptoms and the seasonal outbreak of the two diseases are similar. read more
Jun 10, 2019 00:04
This is second year in a row that Nipah Virus Infection has been reported from the state. Last year, 17 people died and 18 were infected with the disease. read more
Jun 05, 2019 11:48
Kerala health minister KK Shailaja told reporters that serum and blood samples of five people, who were shifted to isolation wards, will be sent to the National Institute of Virology in Pune. read more
Jun 04, 2019 12:47
The Union health ministry has also dispatched a team of experts from NIV for conducting tests on bats that are known to be the carriers of the virus in and around Ernakulam district. read more
Jun 04, 2019 07:02
According to the World Health Organisation data, India has reported three human outbreaks of the NVD so far, and the latest being in May 2018 from Kerala where 17 died and 18 people were infected. read more
Jun 04, 2019 01:04
Doctors, who treated Nipah patients in Kozhikode last year, have been moved to Kochi. Help has also been sought from experts at Karnataka’s Manipal Institute of Virology. read more
Apr 23, 2019 03:09
Dr Padmaja Keskar, executive health officer, BMC, confirmed that they are investigating a measles outbreak. read more
Apr 23, 2019 00:38
40 new cases reported; Patients from areas where locals, school officials have repeatedly refused vaccinations, says civic body read more
Nov 20, 2018 00:35
3,000 cases of hand-foot-and-mouth disease (HFMD) were reported in Mumbai since June this year, compared to 500 last year. read more
Nov 02, 2018 15:51
Zika virus, transmitted through the aedes aegypti mosquito, causes fever, skin rashes, muscle and joint pain. Three cases were reported from Bhopal, Vidisha and Sehore in MP. read more
Oct 20, 2018 06:49
Officials said more than 100 samples of swabs from nose, eyes and rectum have been tested so far with about 25 turning out to be positive. read more
Oct 02, 2018 23:33
A 17-year-old boy of Shastri Nagar area in Jaipur district has tested positive for Zika virus, said Dr VK Mathur, the director of public heatlh department. This is the second positive case of Zika virus in the area in less than a fortnight. The first... read more
Oct 02, 2018 10:01
The forest department said at the time of announcing the 11 deaths that infighting and infection were responsible for the deaths. read more
Jun 07, 2018 12:25
The state’s public health department has issued a circular to avoid discrimination against people who have returned after summer vacations in Kerala. read more
May 26, 2018 15:29
A Union health ministry advisory has said that the Nipah virus, which commonly affects animals such as bats, pigs, dogs, and horses, can spread to humans, causing serious illness. read more