News & Perspective

Mar 05, 2015

Mar 05, 2015

Ebola ring vaccination trial set for Guinea launch

With its Mar 7 launch date, the trial's main goal is to see if ring vaccination can knock down Ebola hot spots.

Mar 05, 2015

Avian flu in South Korea, Taiwan prompts massive culling

The 2 nations have destroyed more than 2.7 million poultry to combat H5N8 and H5N2.

Mar 05, 2015

News Scan for Mar 05, 2015

More Saudi MERS cases
College meningitis B outbreak
More contaminated scopes
Mar 05, 2015

Flu Scan for Mar 05, 2015

New estimate of flu deaths
GBS and flu hospitalization

Mar 04, 2015

Mar 04, 2015

FDA panel endorses WHO picks for 2015-16 flu vaccine

The change of 2 strains was expected but was not without considerable discussion.

Mar 04, 2015

Ebola levels on the rise in Guinea, Sierra Leone

Although Liberia had no new cases, Guinea reported 51 and Sierra Leone 81 as response hurdles emerge.

Mar 04, 2015

News Scan for Mar 04, 2015

New Saudi MERS case
Polio emergency continues
Cholera on Hispaniola
Mar 04, 2015

Avian Flu Scan for Mar 04, 2015

H5N1 deaths in Egypt
H7N9 case in China

Mar 03, 2015

Mar 03, 2015

EU Ebola conference airs response needs, long-term goals

A Doctors without Borders official said the fatality rate in Ebola treatment centers is still an appalling 50%.

Mar 03, 2015

News Scan for Mar 03, 2015

Another MERS case
HPV vaccine benefits


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