Millions to monitor animal diseases and prevent future pandemics

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated January 4 2022 - 3:39am, first published 3:30am
OUTLOOK: The federal government will invest $8.4 million over the next four years to monitor emerging diseases.

Australia will aim to be a world leader in monitoring animal diseases, pouring millions into increasing its early warning capabilities to prevent future pandemics.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

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