News & Perspective

Jun 12, 2014

Jun 12, 2014

News Scan for Jun 12, 2014

Chickungunya vaccine
vCJD blood test
Sepsis and latent viruses

Jun 11, 2014

Jun 11, 2014
Camel in Water

WHO confirms MERS in Iran as Kuwait finds virus in camels

The WHO confirms the first two MERS cases in Iran, and Kuwait finds the virus in five camels.

Jun 11, 2014
Syringe and vials

CSL studies shed light on 2010 flu vaccine seizures

Vaccine strains overstimulated some kids' immune systems, and CSL said it has taken steps to reduce the risk.

Jun 11, 2014

News Scan for Jun 11, 2014

Heartland virus death detailed
PEDV in Colombia
Jun 11, 2014

Flu Scan for Jun 11, 2014

Testing a 1918-like flu virus
Ocular influenza infections
GBS claim settlement

Jun 10, 2014

Jun 10, 2014

Report on Tunisian MERS cases shows testing challenges

A report on a 3-case MERS cluster last year highlights diagnostic difficulties.

Jun 10, 2014
Ebola virus

More Ebola cases, deaths reported in West Africa

Guinea has reported 7 new cases, the WHO says, and Sierra Leone reported 8.

Jun 10, 2014

News Scan for Jun 10, 2014

MMRV-related seizures
Measles surge in Somalia
Rotavirus vaccine benefits
H10N8 virus origins

Jun 09, 2014

Jun 09, 2014
Hispaniola map

Chikungunya rises in Caribbean as US notes imported cases

Cases in the Caribbean top 135,000, as the US announces 3 new imported cases.

Jun 09, 2014

News Scan for Jun 09, 2014

More Saudi MERS cases
World Cup vaccine advice


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