News & Perspective

Dec 07, 2016

Dec 07, 2016
Lab workers

How 21st Century Cures Act could boost new antibiotics

A new FDA approval pathway is for antimicrobials that treat serious infections.

Dec 07, 2016
Pregnant woman

More data show Zika viremia in mothers, fetal infection link

Also, Florida reported five more local Zika cases, all involving people who were sick earlier this fall.

Dec 07, 2016

Hungary reports widespread avian flu in poultry

European countries already reporting H5N8 note several more outbreaks, many involving wild birds.

Dec 07, 2016

News Scan for Dec 07, 2016

MERS in Riyadh
Ancient malaria
Dec 07, 2016

Avian Flu Scan for Dec 07, 2016

H5N6 details in China
H5N1 transmissibility in ferrets

Dec 06, 2016

Dec 06, 2016
Mute swan

H5N8 outbreaks expand to Serbia

In addition, France and the UK take steps to lower risk from the highly pathogenic avian flu strain.

Dec 06, 2016

News Scan for Dec 06, 2016

More Saudi MERS cases
Candida in Colombia
US mosquito increase
Dengue reduction in India

Dec 05, 2016

Dec 05, 2016
Veterinarian examining pigs

Researchers find worrisome CRE on US swine farm

Although CRE have been reported in US healthcare settings, this is the first detection in US livestock.

Dec 05, 2016
geese

More avian flu reported in Germany, France

High-path avian flu continues to appear on farms and in wild birds in Europe, while Hong Kong reports H5N6 in samples from a nature preserve.

Dec 05, 2016

News Scan for Dec 05, 2016

High-yield flu B vaccine
Zika monkey challenge
More US AFM cases
New chikungunya cases

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