News & Perspective

Aug 16, 2019

Aug 16, 2019
Ebola nurse and baby

Ebola spreads to 3rd DRC province — South Kivu

The outbreak has now grown to 2,861 cases, including 1,913 deaths, as the UN announces more funding.

Aug 16, 2019

News Scan for Aug 16, 2019

Polio in 5 countries
PAHO's dengue warning
Invasive pneumococcal disease
Heartland virus in Illinois

Aug 15, 2019

Aug 15, 2019

News Scan for Aug 15, 2019

More DRC Ebola cases
Australian flu activity analysis
Rotavirus vaccine impact
Lyme serologic testing

Aug 14, 2019

Aug 14, 2019

News Scan for Aug 14, 2019

Burundi Ebola vaccine campaign
Zika antibodies and microcephaly
Myanmar dengue outbreak
Yuma romaine testing results
Tahini importer warning letter

Aug 13, 2019

Aug 13, 2019
Beni street scene

Ebola persists in Beni and Mandima hot spots; orphan numbers grow

Also, insecurity flares again in Beni, with suspected ADF attacks and resulting community protests.

Aug 12, 2019

Aug 12, 2019
Alima cube

Ebola outbreak treatment trial narrowed to two promising drugs

Officials hope the promising treatment findings encourage more patients to seek lifesaving treatment.

Aug 12, 2019
PAHO measles

Global measles outbreaks make 2019 a record-setting year

In US developments, the CDC confirms 10 more cases, and New York reports a new outbreak in a Mennonite community.

Aug 12, 2019

News Scan for Aug 12, 2019

Nipah vaccine development
Nigeria yellow fever cluster
Dengue outbreaks
Hajj surveillance

Aug 09, 2019

Aug 09, 2019
Ebola child vax

Ebola outbreak grows by 6 in DRC

Also, an expert warns the virus could become endemic, and researchers say an already approved drug might help.

Aug 09, 2019

News Scan for Aug 09, 2019

Adjuvanted flu vaccine trial
Polio in Pakistan
Antibiotics and rheumatoid arthritis
Bioweapons detection investigation request

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