Brucellosis Outbreak Reported in Northwest China Veterinary Institute

Caixin Global | Dec 7, 2019 at 8:45 PM
  • A veterinary research institute in the northwestern Chinese city of Lanzhou has reported a case of brucellosis that has so far affected 65 of its students and researchers.
  • The Health Commission of Lanzhou, the public health authority in the capital of Gansu province, confirmed the news in a follow-up release.
  • Humans can also become infected by close contact with infected animals or their secretions, as veterinarians would be likely to do.