Yellow Fever

Recent News

Nov 06, 2018

News Scan for Nov 06, 2018

Yellow fever in Ethiopia
Chikungunya vaccine trial
Avian flu in Russia, Bulgaria
Sep 27, 2018

News Scan for Sep 27, 2018

Multidrug-resistant fungus
Final cereal Salmonella count
Congo yellow fever vaccine steps
Sep 20, 2018

News Scan for Sep 20, 2018

More low-path H7N3 in California
Cholera in Zimbabwe
Coconut oil against mosquitoes
Sep 07, 2018

News Scan for Sep 07, 2018

More flulike illness in fliers
MERS in Saudi Arabia
More polio in Papua NG
WHO on dengue vaccination
Congo yellow fever threat
Aug 29, 2018

News Scan for Aug 29, 2018

BSE in Florida cow
Salmonella in kosher chicken
Congo yellow fever threat
Zika and congenital delays
Jul 12, 2018

News Scan for Jul 12, 2018

US drug shortage task force
TB vaccine candidates
Fractional dosing for yellow fever
Influenza B in pigs
Avian flu outbreaks
Jul 05, 2018

News Scan for Jul 05, 2018

Yellow fever vaccine fractional doses
Tests rule out more suspected Ebola in DRC
Brucella vaccine exposure
May 10, 2018

News Scan for May 10, 2018

Canadian romaine E coli cases
Burkholderia cepacia outbreak
Yellow fever in Brazil
Avian flu outbreaks
Polio emergency continues
May 04, 2018

News Scan for May 04, 2018

Yellow fever in Brazil
3 more kids' flu deaths
Antibiotic resistance in ICUs
Chikungunya vaccine fast-tracked
Apr 27, 2018

News Scan for Apr 27, 2018

Yellow fever in Brazil
US flu continues decline
Ebola lab exposure update
New polio case in DRC
Bat immunity and Marburg virus

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Ahuka-Mundeke S, Casey RM, Harris JB, et al. Immunogenicity of fractional-dose vaccine during a yellow fever outbreak — preliminary report. N Engl J Med 2018 (published online Feb 14)

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)

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

McNeil MM, Hibbs BF, Miller ER, et al. Errors in administration of an excess dosage of yellow fever vaccine — United States, 2017. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2018 Jan 26;67(3):109-10

Moreira-Soto A, Torres MC, de Mendonca MCL, et al. Evidence for multiple sylvatic transmissions cycles during the 2016-2017 yellow fever virus outbreak, Brazil. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Feb 7)

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

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

Tottey S, Shoji Y, Jones RM, et al. Plant-produced subunit vaccine candidates against yellow fever induce virus neutralizing antibodies and confer protection against viral challenge in animal models. Am J Trop Hyg 2017 (published online Dec 11)

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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