Recent News

Sep 14, 2018

News Scan for Sep 14, 2018

More DRC Ebola cases
Polio cases in 4 nations
Low-path H7N3 on California farm
Salmonella and breaded chicken
Sep 13, 2018

News Scan for Sep 13, 2018

Korea MERS exposure clues
Saudi MERS cases
Cyclospora final update
Salmonella from backyard birds
Eye exams after Zika
Cholera spread in Zimbabwe capital
Sep 11, 2018

News Scan for Sep 11, 2018

Second UK monkeypox case
Egg-linked Salmonella outbreak
Fungal disease costs
Cholera vaccine in Haiti
Sep 06, 2018

News Scan for Sep 06, 2018

More Ebola in DRC
Salmonella pasta salad outbreak
Drug resistance and death certificates
Sep 05, 2018

News Scan for Sep 05, 2018

Mystery illnesses on NYC flight
Salmonella from cereal
Preventive antibiotics for COPD
Lassa fever antiviral trial
Aug 27, 2018

News Scan for Aug 27, 2018

Chicken-linked Salmonella
Senate funding of public health
Measles vaccination in South America
Aug 01, 2018

Foodborne Disease Scan for Aug 01, 2018

FDA testing finds Cyclospora in salad mix
More Salmonella cases from tainted pasta salad
Jul 27, 2018

News Scan for Jul 27, 2018

Top US food outbreak culprits
Salad Cyclospora total nears 300
Infectious Zika in semen
Jul 26, 2018

News Scan for Jul 26, 2018

Next Ebola steps in the DRC
Campus mumps outbreak response
Melon Salmonella probe ends
Jul 20, 2018

Food Outbreak Scan for Jul 20, 2018

New Cyclospora cases in 2 outbreaks
More Salmonella from backyard chickens

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

2014 multi-country European outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis phage type 14b using recent epidemiological and molecular data. Euro Surveill 2017 Dec 14;22(50):pii=17-00196

Adebanjo T, Mosites E, Van Beneden CA, et al. Risk factors for group A Streptococcus colonization during an outbreak among people experiencing homelessness in Anchorage, Alaska, 2017. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 18)

Bottichio L, Webb LM, Leos G, et al. Salmonella Oranienburg infection linked to consumption of rattlesnake pills — Kansas and Texas, 2017. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2018 May 4;67(17):502-3

Brandwagt D, van den Wijngaard C, Tulen AD, et al. Outbreak of Salmonella Bovismorbificans associated with the consumption of uncooked ham products, the Netherlands, 2016 to 2017. Euro Surveill 2018 Jan 4;23(1):pii=17-00335

De Cesare A, Domenech E, Comin D, et al. Impact of cooking procedures and storage practices at home on consumer exposure to Listeria monocytogenes and Salmonella due to the consumption of pork meat. Risk Anal 2017 (published online Aug 28)

Dekker D, Krumkamp R, Eibach D, et al. Characterization of Salmonella enterica from invasive bloodstream infections and water sources in rural Ghana. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Jan 19;18:47

Eikmeier D, Medus C, Smith K. Incubation period for outbreak-associated, non-typhoidal salmonellosis cases, Minnesota, 2000-2015. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Feb 7)

Friesema I, Freidl GS, Schoss S, et al. Tracing back the source of an outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium; national outbreak linked to the consumption of raw and undercooked beef products, the Netherlands, October to December 2015. PLoS Curr 2018 Aug 16

Gambino-Shirley KJ, Tesfai A, Schwensohn CA, et al. Multistate outbreak of Salmonella Virchow infections linked to a powdered meal replacement product — United States, 2015-2016. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 7)

Gendrin C, Vornhagen J, Armistead B, et al. A non-hemolytic Group B streptococcus strain exhibits hypervirulence. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 13)

Hassan R, Tecle S, Adcock B, et al. Multistate outbreak of Salmonella

Paratyphi B variant L(+) tartrate(+) and Salmonella Weltevreden infections linked to imported frozen raw tuna: USA, March-July 2015. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Jun 8)

Hutchinson JA, Wheeler C, Mohle-Boetani JC. Outbreak epidemiologically linked with a composite product of beef, mechanically separated chicken and textured vegetable protein contaminated with multiple serotypes of Salmonella enterica including multidrug-resistant Infantis, California 2016. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Jan 8)

Jeon HJ, Pak GD, Im J, et al. What is the best immunization strategy for protecting African children against invasive Salmonella disease? Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 9)

Jourdan-da Silva N, Fabre L, Robinson E, et al. Ongoing nationwide outbreak of Salmonella Agona associated with internationally distributed infant milk products, France, December 2017. Euro Surveill 2018 Jan 11;23(2):pii=17-00852

Kawatsu L, Uchimura K, Izumi K, et al. Treatment outcome of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Japan — the first cross-sectional study of Japan tuberculosis surveillance data. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Aug 22;18:445

Krishnasamy V, Stevenson L, Koski L, et al. Investigation of an outbreak of Salmonella paratyphi B variant L(+) tartrate + (Java) associated with ball python exposure — United States, 2017. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2018 May 19;67(19):562-3

Lawson B, Franklinos LHV, Fernandez JRR, et al. Salmonella enteritidis ST183: emerging and endemic biotypes affecting western European hedgehogs (Erinaceus europaeus) and people in Great Britain. Sci Rep 2018 (pubished online Feb 5)

Mair-Jenkins J, Borges-Stewart R, Harbour C, et al. Investigation using whole genome sequencing of a prolonged restaurant outbreak of Salmonella Typhimurium linked to the building drainage system, England, February 2015 to March 2016. Euro Surveill 2017 Dec 7;22(49):pii=17-00037

Marshall KEH, Tewell M, Tecle S, et al. Protracted outbreak of Salmonella Newport infections linked to ground beef: possible role of dairy cows — 21 states, 2016-2017. MMWR 2018 Apr 20;67(15):443-6

Mather AE, Phuong TLT, Gao Y, et al. New variant of multidrug-resistant Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium associated with invasive disease in immunocompromised patients in Vietnam. mBio 2018 (published online Sep 4)

Mba-Jonas A, Culpepper W, Hill T, et al. A multistate outbreak of human Salmonella Agona infections associated with consumption of fresh, whole papayas imported from Mexico — United States, 2011. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Feb 19)

Minami K, Terakawa R, Sato M, et al. A colonization outbreak of penicillin-susceptible mecA-positive Staphylococcus aureus in a neonatal ward of children's hospital. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Jan 15)

Mueller-Doblies D, Speed KCR, Kidd S, et al. Salmonella typhimurium in livestock in Great Britain — trends observed over a 32-year period. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Feb 8)

Muvhali M, Smith AM, Rakgantso AM, et al. Investigation of Salmonella Enteritidis outbreaks in South Africa using multi-locus variable-number tandem-repeats analysis, 2013-2015. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Oct 2;17:661

Powell MR, Crim SM, Hoekstra RM, et al. Temporal patterns in principal Salmonella serotypes in the USA; 1996-2014. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Feb 13)

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