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Absence of Rift Valley Fever Virus in Wild Small Mammals, Madagascar
To the Editor: Rift Valley fever virus is a mosquito-borne zoonotic virus in the family Bunyaviridae , genus Phlebovirus , which affects mainly domestic ruminants and humans on continental Africa, Madagascar, and the Arabian Peninsula .
Fake tuberculosis drugs rampant: survey...
Africa, India and other developing countries are awash in fake or sub-standard drugs for tuberculosis, fuelling the rise of treatment-resistant strains of TB, according to a survey published on Tuesday.