News & Perspective

Jul 18, 2014

Jul 18, 2014
Mosquito fumigation

Reports profile Caribbean chikungunya threat to Europe

The outbreak is making ripples in Europe as Jamaica reports its first case.

Jul 18, 2014

News Scan for Jul 18, 2014

ECDC questions gain-of-function work
AIDS researchers' deaths
More chia salmonellosis
Polio in Equatorial Guinea

Jul 14, 2014

Jul 14, 2014
Martinique church

Chikungunya outbreak exceeds 355,000 cases

Suspected and confirmed cases now total 355,617, an increase of 48,780.

Jul 11, 2014

Jul 11, 2014
Ebola virus

West Africa Ebola outbreak nears 900 cases

With 44 new infections in recent days, the deadly outbreak has reached 888 cases.

Jul 07, 2014

Jul 07, 2014
Hispaniola map

Hispaniola hot spots boost chikungunya cases over 300,000

The outbreak total climbs to 306,837 cases, a 42,393-case increase.

Jul 02, 2014

Jul 02, 2014
Map of Iran

MERS-CoV infects Iranian health worker, kills Saudi man

Iran has a fourth MERS case, in a health worker, and Saudi Arabia reports another death.

Jun 30, 2014

Jun 30, 2014
bug spray

Haiti, Dominican Republic cases push chikungunya total past 260,000

Cases rose sharply last week, led by the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

Jun 27, 2014

Jun 27, 2014
Chikungunya virus

Chikungunya continues to expand in Americas

Cases include the first in Mexico and Grenada and two locally acquired infections in Venezuela.

Jun 23, 2014

Jun 23, 2014
Aedes mosquito on fabric

Caribbean chikungunya outbreak slows; total nears 190,000

With 18,519 new cases, the number of suspected or confirmed cases reaches 189,055.

Jun 23, 2014

Polio Scan for Jun 23, 2014

Polio virus in Brazilian sewage
Polio cases in Pakistan, Afghanistan
Vaccination drive in Iraq
UAE-sponsored vaccination

Pages

by Topic

by country

Newsletter Sign-up

Get CIDRAP news and other free newsletters.

Sign up now»

OUR UNDERWRITERS

Unrestricted financial support provided by

Bentson Foundation 3MAccelerate DiagnosticsGilead 
Grant support for ASP provided by


bioMérieux

  Become an underwriter»