TITLE

Canadian physicians help fight RVF in Kenya

AUTHOR(S)
Wairagala, Wakabi
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/8/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 10, p1403
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Canadians can stake a claim in helping contain a major outbreak of a virulent new strain of Rift Valley Fever that killed 150 Kenyans and 40 Somalis. The Public Health Agency of Canada's National Microbiology Laboratory helped limited the spread of the mosquito-born pathogen.
ACCESSION #
25159755

 

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