News & Perspective

Sep 19, 2019

Sep 19, 2019
Hand sanitizer use

Hand sanitizer shown less effective than hand washing against flu

The problem appears to be a mucus barrier that takes awhile to overcome.

Sep 17, 2019

Sep 17, 2019

News Scan for Sep 17, 2019

DRC measles increase
Ground bison E coli probe over
H5N5 avian flu in Taiwan poultry
Southern Hemisphere flu ebb

Sep 05, 2019

Sep 05, 2019

News Scan for Sep 05, 2019

Facebook and vaccine misinformation
Flu prevalence in hospitalized babies
Zika knowledge in travelers

Sep 04, 2019

Sep 04, 2019
Dental assistant wearing mask

Outpatient study finds masks, respirators equally protective

Researchers find no difference in health worker infections from flu, other viruses.

Aug 15, 2019

Aug 15, 2019

News Scan for Aug 15, 2019

More DRC Ebola cases
Australian flu activity analysis
Rotavirus vaccine impact
Lyme serologic testing

Jul 29, 2019

Jul 29, 2019

News Scan for Jul 29, 2019

More US measles cases
H7N3 in Mexican poultry
Tamiflu in low-risk groups

Jul 23, 2019

Jul 23, 2019

News Scan for Jul 23, 2019

Massachusetts Cyclospora spike
India bans colistin in food animals
Tamiflu OTC deal

Jul 22, 2019

Jul 22, 2019

News Scan for Jul 22, 2019

More US measles cases
MERS in Saudi Arabia
Global flu hot spots

Jul 09, 2019

Jul 09, 2019
Influenza viruses

Study says baloxavir fights all 4 flu types, many animal flu viruses

The drug was active against flu A, B, C, and D, as well as avian and swine strains.

Jul 03, 2019

Jul 03, 2019

News Scan for Jul 03, 2019

Absenteeism in flu season
Another Saudi MERS case
Positive Xofluza flu results

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