News & Perspective

Jul 25, 2019

Jul 25, 2019
Ebola response training

Beni Ebola activity tops first wave as outbreak grows by 8 cases

The current wave in Beni involves more cases and is longer than its first wave.

Jul 25, 2019

News Scan for Jul 25, 2019

MERS vaccine trial
Cyclospora rise in Virginia
Chikungunya vaccine award
Human Powassan case

Jul 24, 2019

Jul 24, 2019
UN peacekeeping troops

Ebola region rocked by more violence as new funds announced

Though the DRC has ceased daily updates, the WHO says cases have topped 2,600.

Jul 24, 2019

News Scan for Jul 24, 2019

Candida auris and climate change
Australian Listeria infections

Jul 23, 2019

Jul 23, 2019
Whitetail buck

Experts call for action on chronic wasting disease

"Relying on the current tests is too late," one expert says, as dead deer might already be shedding infectious prions.

Jul 23, 2019
Anopheles malaria mosquito

Highly resistant malaria spreading rapidly in Southeast Asia

Scientists are seeing high rates of treatment failure as they struggle to eliminate the disease in the region.

Jul 23, 2019
DR Congo Ebola health workers at laptop

DRC Ebola total grows by 5, with outbreak info in flux

Of 14 new cases yesterday, 10 were in Beni, a previous hot spot that has again heated up.

Jul 23, 2019
MRSA bacteria

Reports profile MCR gene in South America, first detection in Uruguay

Brazil, Bolivia, and Argentina had the most MCR-positive isolates, a review finds.

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


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