‘Monkeypox on a different scale to COVID-19’ says infectious diseases expert | ABC News
Experts at the UN World Health Assembly are meeting in Geneva to discuss monkeypox, a rare viral infection that’s now spread to at least a dozen countries, including Australia.
Two cases have been confirmed in travellers who have returned to Australia — one in New South Wales and another in Victoria.
The smallpox-related disease has only been seen previously among people with links to central and west Africa.
US President Joe Biden says his administration is looking into possible vaccines.
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