Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Replaced the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic in 1922.


Zoonotic – human disease which comes from an animal source.


The Ebolavirus vaccine trade name for rVSV-ZEBOV. This vaccine is a recombinant form of Vesicular Stomatitis Virus which has had its spike protein RNA code replaced with the Ebolavirus spike protein code. Therefore, it is a viral vector mRNA vaccine. mRNA vaccines can...

H. flu

Hemophilus influenza. This is a bacteria and not the flu virus.

Médecins Sans Frontières

Doctors Without Borders. This international humanitarian non-governmental organization (NGO) originated in France on 20 December 1971 and is known for its work with endemic diseases in some seventy countries around the world. It consists of over thirty-five thousand...