News & Perspective

Jul 02, 2015

Jul 02, 2015
Boy with chick

CDC: Salmonella cases in 40 states tied to live poultry

The outbreak with links to chicks and ducklings involves four different strains.

Jul 02, 2015
Vaccine vials

GSK upgrade delays supply of adjuvanted H5N1 vaccine

A recommendation for occupational use was tabled until the vaccine becomes available.

Jul 02, 2015

News Scan for Jul 02, 2015

MERS in South Korea
Saudi MERS cases
H5N1 in Egypt
US Ebola monitoring
Jul 02, 2015

Food Outbreak Scan for Jul 02, 2015

Cyclospora in Texas
Tainted chicken entrees

Jul 01, 2015

Jul 01, 2015
Chlorine disinfection

As Liberia's Ebola cluster grows, cases continue elsewhere

Officials are puzzling over how the boy who died contracted the virus, as at least two more cases surface.

Jul 01, 2015
Young turkeys

Hopes rise as avian flu pause continues

Iowa has gone 2 weeks without an outbreak and Minnesota almost 4, as researchers find viable H5N2 in farm air samples.

Jul 01, 2015

News Scan for Jul 01, 2015

National Ebola center
H pylori vaccine tests well
Pandemrix-narcolepsy study
Jul 01, 2015

MERS Scan for Jul 01, 2015

South Korea MERS drop-off
New Saudi MERS case

Jun 30, 2015

Jun 30, 2015
Ebola map

Liberia reports first Ebola case in 3 months

The new case involves a 17-year-old boy whose illness wasn't detected until he died, which is bad news for outbreak containment.

Jun 30, 2015

News Scan for Jun 30, 2015

MERS death
Vaccine exemption law
Pleas for better lab safety
Global sanitation failures
More H5N1 in Ghana
Maternal HIV, syphilis


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