News & Perspective

Apr 11, 2019

Apr 11, 2019
Ebola medic in Sierra Leone

DRC Ebola surge marks 2nd straight record-setting day

A 20-case day follows an 18-case day, and totals have now topped 1,200.

Apr 03, 2019

Apr 03, 2019
Community Ebola representatives in DR Congo

DRC Ebola total hits 1,100; study targets secondary spread

Admission to an Ebola treatment unit was tied to a 38% drop in secondary cases.

Feb 22, 2019

Feb 22, 2019
Ebola DRC temperature taking

Ebola returns to Beni—survivor transmission suspected

The new Beni case is among 6 reported today, bringing the outbreak total to 859 cases.

Feb 21, 2019

Feb 21, 2019
Ebola DRC decontamination

More Ebola in DRC as nurse's murder halts efforts in Vuhovi

Officials halted surveillance activities in Vuhovi after a nurse from Bisongo was killed.

Feb 08, 2019

Feb 08, 2019

News Scan for Feb 08, 2019

DRC Ebola total hits 800
African Lassa fever outbreak support
Polio cases from three countries
Mayaro virus vaccine trial

Oct 08, 2018

Oct 08, 2018
burial decontamination

DRC records 12 new Ebola cases over the weekend

The flurry of new cases include 3 classified as probable involving people buried before samples were obtained.

Aug 14, 2018

Aug 14, 2018
IV therapy

DRC Ebola cases surpass earlier outbreak total, virus infects 4 more health workers

The WHO's director-general today warned that 'red zones' in conflict areas could be hiding places for Ebola.

Feb 09, 2018

Feb 09, 2018

News Scan for Feb 09, 2018

Olympics norovirus outbreak
2018 priority diseases
Polio in Afghanistan, DRC
Guinea Lassa fever case
Far-UV light against flu

May 17, 2017

May 17, 2017
Ebola temperature monitoring

As DRC Ebola cases grow, expert sees parallels to Guinea

A US expert says events are unfolding in ways reminiscent of Guinea in 2014.

Jul 08, 2016

Jul 08, 2016

News Scan for Jul 08, 2016

US Zika death
More yellow fever in Angola
CDC Ebola recap
Resistance to MDR-TB drugs
Measles in Arizona

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