News & Perspective

Nov 25, 2014

Nov 25, 2014

News Scan for Nov 25, 2014

Questions on GOF pause
Cholera in Haiti
Pneumococcal vaccine in kids

Nov 18, 2014

Nov 18, 2014

Flu Scan for Nov 18, 2014

Global flu activity
H5N8 outbreak in UK
New H5N1 death in Egypt
LAIV uptake in children

Nov 12, 2014

Nov 12, 2014

News Scan for Nov 12, 2014

2 new Saudi MERS cases
Tdap vaccine in pregnancy

Nov 07, 2014

Nov 07, 2014
Young girl receiving nasal flu mist

CDC: Intranasal flu vaccine didn't shield kids from H1N1 last season

Experts were surprised to find that the effectiveness of FluMist fell short in this age-group.

Aug 14, 2014

Aug 14, 2014

News Scan for Aug 14, 2014

Pneumonia vaccine for seniors
MRSA colonization sites
LAIV in kids
More uses for fecal transplants

Jul 29, 2014

Jul 29, 2014

US flu vaccine supply expected to top 150 million doses

Producers recently began shipping doses of a US supply that has more quadrivalent products in the mix this year.

Jun 25, 2014

Jun 25, 2014
Nasal spray flu vaccine

ACIP cites preference for nasal-spray flu vaccine for young

In a rare move, CDC advisors gave a nod to nasal spray over shots for kids 2 to 8.

Feb 07, 2014

Feb 07, 2014

News Scan for Feb 07, 2014

MERS case in UAE
Canadian H5N1 gene analysis
N95 respirators and bacterial infections
2014 ACIP recommendations

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