News & Perspective

Feb 11, 2019

Feb 11, 2019
MERS virus

Saudi MERS total grows; WHO details Oman cluster

The 5 recent Omani cases involve women from North Batinah governorate who lived in the same household.

Feb 08, 2019

Feb 08, 2019
contact precautions

Saudi Arabia reports more MERS in Wadi ad-Dawasir outbreak

Transmission can be amplified in health settings when early cases aren't identified and isolated early and when proper infection prevention controls aren't in place.

Feb 06, 2019

Feb 06, 2019

News Scan for Feb 06, 2019

MERS in Saudi Arabia
H1N2 reassortant from Sweden
Global flu activity
H5N8 in Iran and Kuwait

Feb 05, 2019

Feb 05, 2019

News Scan for Feb 05, 2019

Ebola total rises by three
More Saudi MERS cases
Texas and Washington measles cases
Experimental Zika infection in bats

Feb 04, 2019

Feb 04, 2019
Finger with pulse oximeter

Saudi Arabia, Oman report more MERS cases

Saudi Arabia has now logged 22 MERS cases in 2019, and at least 4 new cases in Wadi ad-Dawasir were acquired in a healthcare facility.

Jan 31, 2019

Jan 31, 2019

News Scan for Jan 31, 2019

More Saudi MERS cases
High flu vaccine protection in kids
FDA tag for pneumococcal vaccine
Lyme vaccine trial results

Jan 30, 2019

Jan 30, 2019

News Scan for Jan 30, 2019

Saudi MERS case
Consumer food safety practices
Pandemic response innovation

Jan 29, 2019

Jan 29, 2019

News Scan for Jan 29, 2019

MERS in Oman, Saudi Arabia
Rapid flu test accuracy
Avian flu in 3 countries
Listeria tied to pork rolls
Takeda dengue vaccine trial

Jan 28, 2019

Jan 28, 2019

News Scan for Jan 28, 2019

Washington measles emergency
New Saudi MERS case
Salmonella and hedgehogs
Yellow fever in Brazil

Jan 25, 2019

Jan 25, 2019

News Scan for Jan 25, 2019

More Saudi MERS cases
Polio in Pakistan, Nigeria
Bon Appetit's antibiotics update


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