6. feb, 2019

There is a real threat in growing antimicrobial resistance combined with the risk of infectious dise

In an editorial in the British Medical Journal, we share concern about the growing risk of infectious disease outbreaks. Culture  is important in containing these outbreaks. New cases of Ebola reported last week in the Democratic Republic of Congo (  DRC  ) after apparently successful outbreak in  May  , revive memories of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa in 2014-16. An equal alarming outbreak of Nipah virus occurred in Kerala, India,  earlier this year  . Read more about this  here  .