Monkeypox outbreak growing across Britain | Ap-health

LONDON (AP) – British officials said the UK monkeypox epidemic is growing across the country, mainly among gay or bisexual men or other men who have sex with men. They urged those with new or multiple sexual partners to pay attention to the symptoms of monkeypox. In a technical briefing released Friday, the UK’s Health … Read more

Stanford Medicine launches a diagnostic test for monkeypox

Stanford Medicine’s Clinical Virology Laboratory today launched a diagnostic test for monkeypox virus that has been identified in 42 countries and several states in the United States, including California. The test will speed up accurate diagnoses and inform public health efforts to stop the spread of the virus. Stanford Medicine is among the first academic … Read more