WHO Nigeria, a strategic partner of the Nigerian Government, through NCDC
supported the country to map the resources available for activities related to the NAPHS, especially at the sub-national levels (State and Local Government Area (LGA) levels).
for its contribution in containing Nipah, Dr Harsh Vardhan said that the recent multi-sectoral response co-ordinated by the government for combatting Nipah outbreak in Kerala is another feather in the cap.
Dr Vardhan also addressed the 110th annual day of NCDC
in the presence of MoS (Health) Ashwini Kumar Choubey and other senior officials of the Health Ministry.
Further diagnostics took place later at the NCDC
National Reference Laboratory with technical support from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
He retired from NCDC
in 2000 after 35 years of government service.
Uzbek authorities have voiced increasing concern over the trafficking of synthetic drugs, particularly synthetic cannabinoids or "spice." While reported seizures of synthetic cannabinoids amounted to only 100 grams in first six months of 2016, the NCDC
has actively engaged the international donor community to hold training and seminars focused on synthetics.
Pathogenic and spoilage Selective media used microorganisms 1 Bacillus cereus ATCC 13061 Bacillus cereus agar base (BCAB) 2 Staphylococcus aureus NCDC
110 Baird Parker Agar Base (BPA) 3 Listeria monocytogenes ATCC 15313 Listeria Identification Agar Base (PALCAM) 4 Salmonella typhi NCDC
113 Xylose-Lysine Deoxycholate Agar (XLD) 5 Escherichia coli ATCC 25922 Eosin Methylene Blue Agar (EMB) Starter microorganisms Selective media used 1 Streptococcus M-17 medium thermophilus NCDC
074 2 Lactobacillus bulgaricus (de Man, Rogosa and NCDC
009 Sharpe) MRS medium 3 Lactococcus lactis NCDC
90 M-17 medium 4 Lactococcus lactis subsp.
Terming the situation as critical, zoo officials sought the help of NCDC
in controlling the disease.
Most of them collaborate with NCDC
. There are other organizations, which are independent of the Churches but had members from various Churches.
A number of flu cases reported recently in Libya are found to be of the type H1 N1 virus that leads to death when not treated properly, the Director of the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC
During January-September 2014, Georgia's National Centers for Disease Control and Public Health (NCDC
) detected 22 cases of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in the country.
Panabo City, Davao del Norte - The city government here has received a grant amounting to P2.3-million from the Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) Council for the construction of the National Child Development Center (NCDC