Monkeypox Virus

  • Monkeypox vaccine IMVANEX approved by European Commission

    European Commission has given permission for the Imvanex vaccine to be marketed as protection against Monkeypox, as recommended last week by the European Medicines Agency (EMA). Globally, over 16,000 cases of monkeypox have been reported from 75 countries. This vaccine...

    Published On July 27th, 2022
  • Monkeypox Virus: History, Outbreak, Symptoms

    Monkeypox Virus Another virus, Monkeypox, has made an appearance in the United Kingdom. The patient has a recent travel history from Nigeria, where they are suspected to have contracted the infection, before travelling to the UK, according to the UK...

    Published On June 3rd, 2022
  • First Case of monkeypox in the Gulf reported in the UAE

    The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is the first Gulf country to report a monkeypox case. The Czech Republic and Slovenia became the first countries outside of Africa to disclose cases, joining 18 other countries. Although the number is projected to...

    Published On May 26th, 2022
  • Belgium becomes first country to make quarantine compulsory for monkeypox patients

    Belgium has become the first country to make a 21-day quarantine compulsory for monkeypox patients after four cases of the disease were reported. The Belgian health authorities took this decision, Saudi Gazette reported citing Belgian media. The Belgian Institute of...

    Published On May 24th, 2022