Recent News

Feb 21, 2019

News Scan for Feb 21, 2019

European flu vaccine protection
More Saudi MERS cases
Waning MMR response
Dec 17, 2018

News Scan for Dec 17, 2018

More acute flaccid myelitis cases
Romaine grower produce recall
US flu vaccine uptake
Quadrivalent flu vaccine in kids
Mumps in Australia
Aug 23, 2018

News Scan for Aug 23, 2018

Alaska mumps outbreak
Priority review for tropical diseases
Avian flu in Malaysia, Taiwan
Jul 26, 2018

News Scan for Jul 26, 2018

Next Ebola steps in the DRC
Campus mumps outbreak response
Melon Salmonella probe ends
Nov 30, 2017

News Scan for Nov 30, 2017

Insecticide-resistant mosquitoes
Mumps on campus
Typhoid vaccine introduction
Sep 25, 2017

News Scan for Sep 25, 2017

Saudi MERS cases
Chikungunya spike
Measles outbreak response
Sports infections in kids
Sep 07, 2017
College students

Third MMR dose shows promise in curbing mumps outbreaks

Also, waning immunity probably contributes to outbreaks, the study found.

Dec 08, 2016

News Scan for Dec 08, 2016

Illinois Elizabethkingia probe
Mumps in highly vaccinated group
Lab security threats from insiders
Drug-resistant TB meningitis
Oct 11, 2016

News Scan for Oct 11, 2016

Africa malaria deaths
Arkansas mumps outbreak
ASPs in peds hospital
Cholera in Haiti
H5N1 cases in Egypt
Oct 07, 2016

News Scan for Oct 07, 2016

Salmonella from live poultry
High-dose colistin
Vaccines in young kids
Ebola vaccine contract
Polio in Nigeria

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Cervantes D, Honza H, Lynch D, et al. Mumps outbreak associated with cheerleading competitions — north Texas, December 2016-February 2017. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2018 Sep 14;67(36):1019-20

Clemmons NS, Redd SB, Gastanaduy PA, et al. Characteristics of large mumps outbreaks in the United States during July 2010–December 2015. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 10)

Cui A, Zhu Z, Mao N, et al. Assessment of one-dose mumps-containing vaccine effectiveness on wild-type genotype F mumps viruses circulating in mainland China. Vaccine 2018 (published online Aug 16)

Fields VS, Safi H, Waters C, et al. Mumps in a highly vaccinated Marshallese community in Arkansas, USA: an outbreak report. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 8)

Golwalkar M, Pope B, Stauffer J, et al. Mumps outbreaks at four universities — Indiana, 2016. MMWR 2018 Jul 27;67(29):793-7

L'Huillier AG, Eshaghi A, Racey CS, et al. Laboratory testing and phylogenetic analysis during a mumps outbreak in Ontario, Canada. Virol J 2018;Jun 5;15:98

Liang Y, Che Y, Yang B, et al. Immunogenicity and safety of an F-genotype attenuated mumps vaccine in health 8- to 24-month-old children. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 1)

Marx GE, Burakoff A, Barnes M, et al. Mumps outbreak in a Marshallese community — Denver metropolitan area, Colorado, 2016-2017. MMWR 2018 Oct 19;67(41):1143-6

McKay SL, Kambui A, Taulung LA, et al. Mumps outbreak in a recently vaccinated population — Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia, August-December, 2017. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2019 Feb 1;8(4):95-6

Public Health Agency of Canada. Controlling a mumps outbreak in a young adult population. Canada Communicable Disease Report (CCDR) 2018 Dec 6;44(12)

Tiffany A, Shannon D, Mamtchueng W, et al. Mumps outbreak — Alaska, May 2017-July 2018. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2018 Aug 24;67(33):940-1

Veneti L, Borgen K, Borge KS, et al. Large outbreak of mumps virus genotype G among vaccinated students in Norway, 2015 to 2016. Euro Surveill 2018 Sep 20;23(38)

Vermeire T, Barbezange C, Francart A, et al. Sera from different age cohorts in Belgium show limited cross-neutralisation between the mumps vaccine and outbreak strains. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Nov 28)

Westphal DW, Eastwood A, Levy A, et al. A protracted mumps outbreak in Western Australia despite high vaccine coverage: a population-based surveillance study. Lancet Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 14)

Yu G, Yang R, Wei Y, et al. Spatial, temporal, and spatiotemporal analysis of mumps in Guangxi Province, China, 2005-2016. BMC Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 2)

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