News & Perspective

Dec 02, 2013

Dec 02, 2013

MERS-CoV: UAE reports cases, Qatar finds infected camels

MERS-CoV has struck three family members, one fatally, and was found in camels linked to patients.

Dec 02, 2013
Hong Kong skyline

Hong Kong reports its first H7N9 flu case

A 36-year-old woman is in critical condition, raising Hong Kong's response level to 'serious,' while the mainland confirms its fifth case this fall.

Dec 02, 2013

News Scan for Dec 02, 2013

vCJD and surgical instruments
H5N3 avian flu in Netherlands
Polio-related attack in Pakistan
Dec 02, 2013

Food Safety Scan for Dec 02, 2013

Oregon food safety expert dies
Sick food workers