Tag: China

Susceptibilities of Yersinia pestis to Twelve Antimicrobial Agents in China

Announcing a new article publication for Zoonoses journal. Streptomycin is the preferred choice for therapy of plague in China and other countries. However, Yersinia pestis exhibiting plasmid-mediated antimicrobial agent–resistant traits had been reported in Madagascar. The authors of this study evaluate the susceptibility of traditional or newer antimicrobial agents used for treatment and/or prophylaxis of plague. Following […]

Malaria-free Certification in China: Achievements and Lessons Learned from the National Malaria Elimination Programme

Announcing a new article publication for Zoonoses journal. In this article the authors Jun Feng, Li Zhang, Zhi-Gui Xia, Shui-Sen Zhou and Ning Xiao from National Center for International Research on Tropical Diseases, Shanghai, China and Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China discuss the strategies which have led to malaria-free certification for […]