Why does rabies still plague India in the 21st century?

Vanak, Abi Tamim (2017) Why does rabies still plague India in the 21st century? India Alliance Newsletter (14). pp. 11-12.

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Abstract

In a rapidly changing world, responsive and scientifically sound surveillance systems are needed in order to better understand, and possibly predict outbreaks and spread of zoonotic infectious diseases. Unfortunately in India, most efforts towards strengthening response to zoonoses have mainly focused on improving technical and laboratory capacity. Surveillance and the collection of field data have either been neglected or at best patchily implemented.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Copyright of this article belongs to Wellcome Trust (UK) and the Department of Biotechnology (Government of India).
Uncontrolled Keywords: Infectious diseases, Rabies, India, Animal Birth Control (ABC) Programs etc.
Subjects: C Publications by ATREEians > N Media Clippings
Divisions: Publications by ATREEians > Media Clippings
Depositing User: Ms Kalpana S
Date Deposited: 16 Jun 2017 08:47
Last Modified: 16 Jun 2017 08:47
URI: http://eprints.atree.org/id/eprint/522

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