Prevention of Nipah Virus

In this article we will discuss about Prevention of Nipah Virus. So let’s get started.

Prevention

Avoid exposure of Bats in endemic areas and sick pigs.

Avoid drinking of raw toddy or raw palm sap contaminated by bat excrete, avoid consuming fruits partially eaten by bats.

A vaccine using Hendra G protein provides cross protective antibodies against HENV and NIPV. This Vaccine provides protection against Henipavirus in humans.

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