Outbreak of Nipah Virus

Mohd Sufyan   by Mohd Sufyan, BSME, MBA    Last updated on October 3, 2019,

Countries with reported outbreak of at risk based on serological evidence or molecular detection in Pteropus bats are Australia,  Bangladesh,  Cambodia,  China, India, Indonesia, Madagascar, PNG Taiwan, and Thailand.

Home range of Pteropus bats: Bhutan, Brunei, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Madagascar, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, PNG, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam


nipah virus distribution map
Image Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


See also: Nipah Virus (NiV) Disease Symptoms, Prevention, and More

See also: Nipah Virus (NiV) Infection Epidemiology, Etiology, and Management

Mohd Sufyan

Mohd is driven through passion for innovation in healthcare and medical research. He holds a Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering and has spent about one and a half decade in medical research particularly on medical and surgical implants. He is associated with Inventit Inc, a Boston-based technology intelligence company as Director of Innovation and Research Division. Mohd is the primary inventor on three patents in the domain of medical implants for the treatment of urinary incontinence. He is associated with DiseaseFix as a content and research guide.





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