Recent News

Feb 08, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Feb 08, 2018

Resistant yaws
Antibiotic-resistant Campylobacter
Jan 31, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jan 31, 2018

MDR-TB cases in Georgia
Resistant Campylobacter in pups
Dec 13, 2017

News Scan for Dec 13, 2017

More puppy Campylobacter
Food safety panel phased out
Urine TB test developed
Zika vaccine durability
MenB vaccine in young adults
Dec 12, 2017
Chickens laying eggs

Europe's Salmonella decline stalls with increased egg contamination

Campylobacter and serious Listeria cases also rose.

Oct 31, 2017

News Scan for Oct 31, 2017

H5N8 in South Africa
Puppy-linked Campylobacter
Polio in Afghanistan
Ebola deaths in seniors
Global hepatitis progress
Oct 23, 2017
retail chicken

NARMS report shows some improvements in resistant Salmonella but a few red flags

The annual reports describe resistance patterns in samples from humans, retail meat, and animals at slaughter.

Oct 03, 2017

News Scan for Oct 03, 2017

Saudi MERS case
Measles in the US
Pup-borne Campylobacter
H5N8 outbreaks
VHF vaccine contract
Kidney injury and antibiotics
Sep 15, 2017

News Scan for Sep 15, 2017

H7N9 case
Campy, Crypto worksite risk
Shingles vaccine
Measles in Italy
Sep 11, 2017

News Scan for Sep 11, 2017

Campylobacter and puppies
Salmonella in papayas
Saudi MERS case
H5N6 reassortants
Aug 17, 2017

News Scan for Aug 17, 2017

H3N2v genetic findings
Job-related Campylobacter and Salmonella
H5N8 outbreaks

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Burakoff A, Brown K, Knutsen J, et al. Outbreak of fluoroquinolone-resistant Camplyobacter jejuni infections associated with raw milk consumption from a herdshare dairy — Colorado, 2016. MMWR 2018 Feb 9;67(5):146-8

Food Standards Agency (UK). Campylobacter contamination in fresh whole chilled UK-produced chickens at retail: January-March 2017. Jun 14, 2017

Francois R, Yori PP, Rouhani S, et al. The other Campylobacters: not innocent bystanders in endemic diarrhea and dysentery in children in low income settings. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2018 Feb 7;12(2):e0006200

Geissler AL, Bustos F, Swanson K, et al. Increasing Campylobacter infections, outbreaks, and antimicrobial resistance in the United States, 2004-2012. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jul 20)

Glashower D, Snyder J, Welch D, et al. Outbreak of Campylobacter jejuni associated with consuming undercooked chicken liver mousse — Clark County, Washington, 2016. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2017 Sep 29;66(38):1027

Meunier M, Guyard-Nicodeme M, Vigouroux E, et al. Promising new vaccine candidates against Campylobacter in broilers. PLoS One 2017 Nov 27;12(11):e0188472

Patrick ME, Henao OL, Robinson T, et al. Features of illnesses caused by five species of Campylobacter, Foodborne Diseases Active Surveillance Network (FoodNet) — 2010-2015. Epidemiol Infect 2017 (published online Dec 14)

Su CP, de Perio MA, Fagan K, et al. Occupational distribution of campylobacteriosis and salmonellosis cases — Maryland, Ohio, and Virginia, 2014. MMWR 2017 Aug 18;66(32):850-3

Su CP, Stover DT, Buss BF, et al. Occupational animal exposure among persons with campylobacteriosis and cryptosporidiosis — Nebraska, 2005-2015. MMWR 2017 Sep 15;66(36):955-8

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