AGES radar for infectious diseases
Here you can find the latest report on outbreaks and infectious diseases
With calendar week 40, the surveillance of the current influenza season by the Clinical Sentinelsurveillance System has started.
Measles: Current case numbers
In Austria, 167 confirmed cases of measles have been reported so far this year. Most cases have been registered in Styria.
Adaptation to climate change
Here you will find our information on adaptation to climate change, from soil to plants and animals to humans.
Antibiotics & antibiotic resistance
Antibiotics save many millions of lives every year. However, the increase in resistant pathogens poses a risk to human health.
Crimean-Congo fever is a viral disease that can be fatal. The virus has not yet reached us, but its main carrier has.
7 November: European Radon Day
Radon is a radioactive noble gas that occurs in all soils. It is odourless, tasteless and colourless and is harmful to health as it can damage the cells in the lung tissue.
1st AGES Climate Day
We were looking for projects that promote climate protection or adaptation to climate change: At our Climate Day, four of the more than 30 projects submitted received awards.
Tularaemia, also known as rabbit plague, is a bacterial infectious disease. The bacteria occur naturally in hares and rodents, but can be transmitted from animals to humans.