News & Perspective

May 29, 2015

May 29, 2015

News Scan for May 29, 2015

High-containment mishaps
2nd US case of Bourbon virus
Vaccine safety
May 29, 2015

Avian Flu Scan for May 29, 2015

Avian flu in Iowa, Minnesota
Ivory Coast H5N1 outbreak

May 28, 2015

May 28, 2015

News Scan for May 28, 2015

More avian flu in Minnesota, Iowa
Respiratory protection for HCWs
Funding for Haiti
May 28, 2015

Biosecurity Scan for May 28, 2015

Live anthrax samples shipped in error
National biodefense lab ground-breaking

May 27, 2015

May 27, 2015

Avian flu strikes more flocks in Nebraska, Minnesota, Iowa

Four new outbreaks in chickens and turkeys join the 181 already counted by the USDA since last December.

May 27, 2015

News Scan for May 27, 2015

Immune response to flu vaccine
Caramel apple Listeria source
Measles, rubella in Europe
Fast drug-resistance test

May 26, 2015

May 26, 2015
Airplane at JFK Airport

New Jersey traveler dies from Lassa fever

The man was hospitalized after returning from West Africa and died last night from a Lassa virus infection.

May 26, 2015
Swabbing chicken

Minnesota, Nebraska, Iowa flocks hit with avian flu

Minnesota has 6 new outbreaks, Iowa 3, and Nebraska 1, its third in the same area.

May 26, 2015

Food Safety Scan for May 26, 2015

E coli in Washington kids
Salmonella in Canada
Rotavirus declines in children

May 22, 2015

May 22, 2015
Dogs touching noses

New canine flu detected in several more states

Cases of the new canine H3N2 virus centered around Chicago have now been detected in as many as 13 states.


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