Epidemic

Key factor in the spread of monkeypox: occasional sexual partners

New modeling data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that reducing the number of one-time sexual partners between men may be a key factor in slowing the spread of monkeypox. Ian Spicknall, PhD, with the CDC Monkeypox Emergency Response Team, led the modeling study published Friday in the Morbidity and Mortality …

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Monkeypox

Monkeypox can become endemic; this is how it can be stopped in its tracks

PRI GEN INT .BIRMINGHAM FGN19 MONKEYPOX-WHO-EMERGENCY Monkeypox can become endemic here’s how it can be stopped dead By Tara Hurst, Lecturer, Biomedical Sciences, Birmingham City University Birmingham, UK, 11 Aug (The Conversation) Since May this year, more than 26,000 cases of monkeypox have been reported worldwide, prompting the World Health Organization (WHO) to declare it …

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