News & Perspective

Dec 30, 2013

Dec 30, 2013
Camel with rider

Qatar says MERS-CoV-infected camels now virus-free

A camel herd in Qatar that had MERS-CoV infections tied to human cases seems to be free of the virus.

Dec 30, 2013

News Scan for Dec 30, 2013

H9N2 case in Hong Kong
Polio in Pakistan

Dec 04, 2013

Dec 04, 2013

Flu Scan for Dec 04, 2013

Hong Kong H7N9 steps
H2N2 threat assessment
Low-path avian flu outbreaks

Dec 02, 2013

Dec 02, 2013

News Scan for Dec 02, 2013

vCJD and surgical instruments
H5N3 avian flu in Netherlands
Polio-related attack in Pakistan

Nov 19, 2013

Nov 19, 2013
Riyadh skyline

Saudi Arabia reports 2 more MERS cases

Besides new Saudi cases, a Qatar man has died, and debate continues on the role of camels in transmission.

Nov 18, 2013

Nov 18, 2013
Kuwait Towers with Kuwaiti flag

WHO confirms Kuwait's MERS cases; Spain cites new case

The WHO today confirmed the first two MERS cases in Kuwait, and Spain may have a new case.

Nov 13, 2013

Nov 13, 2013

Avian Flu Scan for Nov 13, 2013

WHO report on H7N9 response
H5N1 outbreaks in Nepal

Nov 07, 2013

Nov 07, 2013

News Scan for Nov 07, 2013

Campylobacter in chicken livers
Call for rabies elimination
H1N1 spread on airplanes
MRSA on buses

Nov 04, 2013

Nov 04, 2013

News Scan for Nov 04, 2013

WHO confirms fatal MERS case
H5N1 death in Cambodia
Final BSE import rule
2-dose HPV vaccine response
Childhood vaccine acceptance
Powassan virus cases

Oct 25, 2013

Oct 25, 2013

Flu Scan for Oct 25, 2013

Recent US flu vaccine uptake
H5N1 mutation transmission
More H7N2 in Australia


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