The Czech Republic has its first case of the highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu virus in three years after an outbreak was reported on a poultry farm in the country’s central region.
Dr Zafar Mirza said consultations with Sindh government on the matter are underway
The new coronavirus strain has caused alarm because of its connection to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
The true scale of the outbreak of a mysterious SARS-like virus in China is likely far bigger than officially reported, scientists have warned
The number of people infected by a mystery SARS-like virus that has killed two people in China is likely hundreds more than officially reported
The 69-year-old man had been admitted to hospital with abnormal renal function and severe damage to multiple organs
People who have trouble falling asleep may be at increased risk of developing cognitive problems or dementia than their counterparts who sleep well,
Lurking deep inside some tumours are "factories" full of immune cells that help the body fight a rearguard action against cancer and are key to helping some patients recover.
A second outbreak of bird flu has been found at a large duck farm in eastern Hungary, the National Food Chain Safety Authority (NEBIH) said on Wednesday, two days after the first such case in the country in years.
A new virus from the same family as the deadly SARS pathogen could have been spread between family members in the Chinese city of Wuhan.