Tropical Medicine & Surgery

Tropical Medicine & Surgery
Open Access

ISSN: 2329-9088



Nipah Virus

Massimo Giangaspero

Nipah virus is an emerging zoonosis with the potential to cause significant morbidity and mortality in humans and major economic and public health impacts. According to World Organisation for Animal Health (Office International des Épizooties: OIE), Nipah virus is a notifiable disease of importance to international trade.