Yellow Fever

Recent News

Mar 07, 2019

News Scan for Mar 07, 2019

Saudi MERS cases
Yellow fever in South America
Absenteeism and illness
Flu vaccine and heart attack
Feb 12, 2019

News Scan for Feb 12, 2019

More Saudi MERS cases
Yellow fever in Brazil
Lassa fever in Guinea and Nigeria
Zika in Mexico
Gain-of-function H5N1 studies to resume
Jan 28, 2019

News Scan for Jan 28, 2019

Washington measles emergency
New Saudi MERS case
Salmonella and hedgehogs
Yellow fever in Brazil
Jan 09, 2019

News Scan for Jan 09, 2019

Saudi MERS case
H1N1 flu and birth outcomes
Fourth DRC polio outbreak
Cuba Zika outbreak
Yellow fever in Nigeria
WHO on pathogen sequence sharing
Jan 08, 2019

News Scan for Jan 08, 2019

More DRC Ebola cases
New Ebola-related bat filovirus
Zika screening costs
Yellow fever in Nigeria
Dec 20, 2018

News Scan for Dec 20, 2018

MERS in Saudi Arabia
Tainted stem-cell injections
Nigeria yellow fever vaccination
Sharing pathogen data in outbreaks
H5 avian flu in India, Bulgaria
Dec 18, 2018

News Scan for Dec 18, 2018

More DRC Ebola cases
Lassa in Benin
Yellow fever in Nigeria
Lyme, Powassan vaccines
Dec 06, 2018

News Scan for Dec 06, 2018

Flu shot rejection
Migrant heath misperceptions
Deadly yellow fever outbreak
Dec 05, 2018

News Scan for Dec 05, 2018

Heartland virus study in Missouri
Yellow fever in South Sudan
Climate change and public health
Nov 26, 2018
Yellow fever vaccine production

Study affirms fractional dosing with yellow fever vaccine

Ten years after primary vaccination, 73 of 75 participants had seroprotective antibody levels.

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Ali M, Chang BA, Johnson KW, et al. Incidence and aetiology of bacterial meningitis among children aged 1-59 months in South Asia: systematic review and meta-analysis. Vaccine 2018 (published online Aug 23)

Amraoui F, Pain A, Piorkowski G, et al. Experimental adaptation of the yellow fever virus to the mosquito Aedes albopictus and potential risk of urban epidemics in Brazil, South America. Sci Rep 2018;8 (published online Sep 25)

Brent SE, Watts A, Cetron M, et al. International travel and the urban spread of yellow fever. Bull World Health Organ 2018 (published online Apr 11)

Chippaux JP, Chippaux A. Yellow fever in Africa and the Americas: a historical and epidemiological perspective. J Venom Anim Toxins Incl Trop Dis 2018 (published online Aug 25)

de Menezes Martins R, Maia MDLS, de Lima SMB, et al. Duration of post-vaccination immunity to yellow fever in volunteers eight years after a dose-response study. Vaccine 2018 (published online May 18)

de Rezende IM, Sacchetto L, de Mello EM, et al. Persistence of yellow fever virus outside the Amazon Basin, causing epidemics in southeast Brazil, from 2016 to 2018. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2018;Jun 4;12(6):e0006538

Faria NR, Kraemer MUG, Hill SC, et al. Genomic and epidemiological monitoring of yellow fever virus transmission potential. Science 2018 (published online Aug 23)

Hamer DH, Angelo K, Caumes E, et al. Fatal yellow fever travelers to Brazil, 2018. MMWR 2018 Mar 16;67(Early release)

Hughes HR, Kayiwa J, Mossel EC, et al. Phylogeny of yellow fever virus, Uganda, 2016. (Letter) Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online May 23)

Ingelbeen B, Weregemere NA, Noel H, et al. Urban yellow fever outbreak — Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2016: towards more rapid case detection. PLOS Negl Trop Dis 2018 Dec 7;12(12):e0007029

Makiala-Mandanda S, Ahuka-Mundeke S, Abbate JL, et al. Identification of dengue and chikungunya cases among suspected cases of yellow fever in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2018 (published online May 16)

Martins RM, Maia ML, Lima SM, et al. Duration of post-vaccination immunity to yellow fever in volunteers either years after a dose-response study. Vaccine 2018 Jun 27;36(28):4112-7

Nzolo D, Biongo AE, Kuemmerle A, et al. Safety profile of fractional dosing of the 17DD yellow fever vaccine among males and females: experience of a community-based pharmacovigilance in Kinshasa, DR Congo. Vaccine 2018 (published online Sep 3)

Roukens AHE, van Halem K, de Visser AW, et al. Long-term protection after fractional-dose yellow fever vaccination: follow-up study of a randomized, controlled, noninferiority trial. Ann Intern Med 2018 (published online Nov 27)

Sanna A, Andrieu A, Carvalho C, et al. Yellow fever cases in French Guiana, evidence of an active circulation in the Guiana Shield, 2017 and 2018. Euro Surveill 2018 Sep 6;23(36):pii=1800471

Yen PS, Amraoui F, Rua AV, et al. Aedes aegypti mosquitoes from Guadeloupe (French West Indies) are able to transmit yellow fever virus. PLoS One 2018 (published online Sep 28)

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