September 16, 2023

What is the Nipah virus, and how to avoid it

A zoonotic virus, found in Malaysia in 1998, has been called the Nipah virus. It is among the Paramyxoviridae family and can be transmitted from animals to humans via infected food or by consuming an infected animal. The Nipah virus can cause severe respiratory illness and encephalitis, which is inflammation in the brain. The native

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