News & Perspective

May 13, 2019

May 13, 2019
measles vaccine

US measles cases pass 800, on track for record year

Part of the weekly rise in measles infections is related to further cases in ongoing outbreaks.

Feb 10, 2015

Feb 10, 2015
Measles virus

California, Chicago report more measles; PAHO issues alert

Officials confirm 4 new cases in California—107 total—and 1 in Chicago.

Apr 16, 2014

Apr 16, 2014
Skin rash in measles patient

Animal study yields promising results for measles drug

Encouraging results suggest that health departments may someday have an oral drug to help extinguish outbreaks.


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