News & Perspective

Apr 07, 2017

Apr 07, 2017
Coughing woman

Rapid test shows mixed results for respiratory infections

Though results are mixed, point-of-care testing could reduce antibiotic use.

May 15, 2018

May 15, 2018

News Scan for May 15, 2018

Funding for rapid UTI test
Global flu holds steady
Infections in TB contacts

Jun 08, 2018

Jun 08, 2018
Stethoscope exam on coughing patient

CDC study: Antibiotics still widely overused for respiratory infections

Fully 41% of antibiotic prescriptions written for patients with ARIs were inappropriate.

Oct 25, 2018

Oct 25, 2018

Flu Scan for Oct 25, 2018

H3N2v flu and risk groups
Flu, strep rapid tests
H5N6 in Chinese poultry

Oct 23, 2019

Oct 23, 2019

News Scan for Oct 23, 2019

More DRC Ebola
TB rapid test study
Promising results for new flu antiviral

Oct 25, 2019

Oct 25, 2019

News Scan for Oct 25, 2019

First US flu deaths in kids
Oral HPV in young women
Promising rapid TB test
Animal virus surveillance program ends
Trial of new anthrax vaccine

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