News & Perspective

Jul 25, 2014

Jul 25, 2014

News Scan for Jul 25, 2014

Feed antibiotics ruling
US-Mexico produce safety
MERS and bioterrorism?
Global hepatitis battle

Jul 24, 2014

Jul 24, 2014

CDC sees little progress in HPV vaccine uptake

In 2013, just 57% of girls and 35% of boys had received 1 of 3 doses of HPV vaccine.

Jul 24, 2014

News Scan for Jul 24, 2014

CDC lab biosafety update
GM mosquitoes to fight dengue
GSK's malaria vaccine
Cholera vaccination in Haiti
Global hepatitis progress

Jul 23, 2014

Jul 23, 2014

Officials investigate 125 Cyclospora cases in 13 states

Past Cyclospora outbreaks involved imported produce, but so far no common source has been found.

Jul 23, 2014

Iran notes 5th MERS case; Saudis extend case-free streak

A 67-year-old Iranian woman died of MERS on Jun 25, , the WHO said, marking the country's second fatal case.

Jul 23, 2014

New West Africa cases lift Ebola total to 1,093

The 45 new cases and 28 deaths raise the outbreak total to 1,093 infections, 660 of them fatal.

Jul 23, 2014

News Scan for Jul 23, 2014

More chikungunya in US
MDR-TB treatment resistance risks
Polio vaccination in Syria
Jul 23, 2014

Flu Scan for Jul 23, 2014

Swine-human H3N2v match
H10N8 receptor binding
Flu vaccine safety in Canada

Jul 22, 2014

Jul 22, 2014

Texas officials probe spike in Cyclospora cases

Texas health officials have received 61 illness reports over the past month and are looking for a common source.

Jul 22, 2014

Study: Pieces of MERS-CoV found in air of camel barn

The findings raise the possibility of airborne spread, but an expert called them preliminary.


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