A bat tested positive for rabies in the Las Palmas area of unincorporated Monterey County but no humans have been affected by the virus, Monterey County public health officials said Thursday.
The Marine Mammal Center is facing the second largest outbreak of leptospirosis in California sea lions in its recorded history, according to the center.
For the second time this week, a Nobel Prize has been given to a scientist associated with the University of California at Berkeley.
James P. Allison, immunologist and former director of University of California at Berkeley’s Cancer Research Laboratory, was awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
A Santa Cruz County resident has been diagnosed with an infection caused by hantavirus, prompting public health officials with the county to warn the public and make recommendations on how they can avoid contracting the virus themselves.
Three new cases of the Zika virus among San Francisco residents have been diagnosed in the past two weeks.
Solano County public and environmental health officials have closed Alejandro’s Taqueria in Fairfield after dozens of people became ill.
The number of people sickened by a bacterial disease connected with a San Jose restaurant continues to grow.
The Animal Legal Defense Fund in Cotati is offering a $5,000 reward for information about who abandoned an abused English bulldog near death.
A bacterial epidemic caused by water contaminated with rat urine has hit a flood-ravaged region in the northern Philippines.
What started off as a scrape on Lori Madsen’s arm quickly turned into a fight for her life.