News & Perspective

Dec 12, 2014

Dec 12, 2014

News Scan for Dec 12, 2014

EV-D68 cases rise by 28
Symposium on gain-of-function studies

Dec 09, 2014

Dec 09, 2014

News Scan for Dec 09, 2014

More polio-like cases
Flu vaccine efficacy in kids
Malaria and treated bed nets

Dec 02, 2014

Dec 02, 2014
Boy in wheelchair

CDC: Link between polio-like illness and EV-D68 looks likely

Neuroepidemiologist calls evidence of a connection "pretty convincing," but proof is still being sought.

Nov 21, 2014

Nov 21, 2014

News Scan for Nov 21, 2014

Plague in Madagascar
New EV-D68 cases, paralysis cases
International food safety rankings

Nov 13, 2014

Nov 13, 2014

News Scan for Nov 13, 2014

Polio-like illness in kids
Two Saudi MERS cases
WPV3 eradication
Tularemia in France
US eye infections

Nov 06, 2014

Nov 06, 2014
Sick child wearing oxygen mask

CDC cites 2 more deaths in EV-D68 cases, more polio-like illnesses

US deaths in EV-D68 patients have reached 11, with 70 cases of polio-like illness.

Oct 31, 2014

Oct 31, 2014
Boy in hospital bed

EVD-68 cases fading, but more unexplained neuro illnesses

Cases remain at 1,105, deaths climb to 9, and the CDC reports 13 new polio-like illnesses.

Oct 23, 2014

Oct 23, 2014

News Scan for Oct 23, 2014

EV-D68 cases reach 973
MERS in Qatar
GOF research pause decried

Oct 16, 2014

Oct 16, 2014

News Scan for Oct 16, 2014

More EV-D68 cases
Kindergarters' vaccinations

Oct 09, 2014

Oct 09, 2014
Sick boy on oxygen

EV-D68 cases show signs of slowing

The growth in the number of US EV-D68 cases showed a possible sign of slowing today, with just 14 more confirmed.


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