Tag: "pigeon" at medical news
Sex Played A Vital Role For Evolution Of Infectious Diseases
... neoformans is found worldwide in association with pigeon
droppings, the rarer C. gattii is normally restricted to tropical and subtropical areas, often in association with Eucalyptus trees. It is suspected that the infectious propagules of Cryptococcus are airborne spores, Heitman said. Such spores are p...
Bird flu test conducted in dead pigeon found in Ethiopia
...ew threat of bird flu panic fallowing reports of a pigeon
dead. The Animal and Health ministry is undergoing...nd identification of the virus responsible for the pigeon
dead. Though there were no earlier reports on isolation of the virulent H5N1 strain of bird flu in A...
Ban On Bird Show To Be Lifted In UK.
... flu detected in Britain. Various events such as pigeon
racing, falconry and other bird shows were regularly conducted in Britain.// But due to this bird flu scare in October which was detected in Eastern Europe the events were banned to protect the people. But now since no single case of bird flu was...
Government Lifts Ban On Bird Events
A ban imposed by the UK on pigeon
racing, bird shows, and falconry events is coming to an end in the country. The ban had been imposed after the avian flu’s lethal strain was // detected in Eastern Europe. The H5N1 bird flu has been responsible for about 70 human causalities and the ...
Pigeon Feathers to Judge Pollution Levels
Can the pollution level of a city be judged by pigeon
feathers? Yes, if research done at a university he... to assess the pollution level," said Bakre. The pigeon
feathers are first collected and then tested in the laboratory for length and the heavy metals in it...