Scientists have genetically modified mosquitoes to slow the growth of malaria-causing parasites in their guts — an advancement that can help prevent transmission of the disease to humans.
According to the civic report on vector-borne diseases released on Monday, a total of 48 dengue cases have been recorded this year till March 12.
As per the civic report on vector-borne diseases released on Monday, a total of 33 dengue cases have been recorded this year till February 12.
The fight to end malaria requires an active engagement of both the public and the private sectors as well as policymakers, communities, and individuals. Non-governmental organisations and not-for-profit groups also have a...
The three fresh cases have been reported in the first week of March.
Last year, 9,613 dengue cases, the highest number of cases of the vector-borne disease recorded in the national capital in a year since 2015, and 23 deaths were reported.
A recent study found that habitats of 3,139 species would shift because of climate change, driving spillover events 4,000 times.
"You want to put the entire blame on excessive rain. That means we are then left to the Gods. That is only giving excuses," it said.
The bench said dengue cases have doubled and if all the officials are working toward one goal, how is it that the numbers have doubled, or is it that the...
"The case fatality rate has remained at an extremely low level of 0.1 per cent since 2019,"
On November 15, the city had recorded a cumulative total of 5,277 dengue cases, making it the highest number of cases of the vector-borne disease recorded in...
Every year, the onset of monsoons brings with itself a host of diseases. A little carelessness about the symptoms of some of them proves to be life-threatening.
The viral video of this unusual scene, was by a motorist on Route 74, has left netizens awestruck
Malaria deaths in India declined from about 29,500 in 2000 to about 7700 last year, the World Malaria Report 2020 said.