February 2004
Clinical Infectious Diseases;2/1/2004, Vol. 38 Issue 3, piii
Academic Journal
Reports on developments regarding viral disease-related issues in the U.S. as of February 2004. Evidences that signals the possible early start of influenza season for this year; Effect of pet dog fad on the growth of rabies cases in China; Need for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to establish strict security guidelines for all government-funded laboratories that conduct research on deadly viruses, bacteria and chemical agents; Commencement of trials on the first experimental vaccine against Ebola virus in people.


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