News & Perspective

Sep 28, 2016

Sep 28, 2016

News Scan for Sep 28, 2016

H5N1 in Nigeria
Florida dengue case
Novel coronavirus

Sep 26, 2016

Sep 26, 2016
Poultry farmer in Palestine

FAO warns of H5N1 threat to Middle East

Recent outbreaks in Iraq and Lebanon pose a risk to other nations because of political instability and a host of other factors.

Sep 22, 2016

Sep 22, 2016

News Scan for Sep 22, 2016

MERS cases in Saudi Arabia
Malaria drug trial
Summer flu review
H5 in Taiwan, Netherlands, Antarctica

Sep 21, 2016

Sep 21, 2016
Great cormorant

Russian waterfowl finding prompts FAO warning about H5N8 spread

Given past patterns, the FAO warned countries that border the Caspian and Black Seas, as well as Western Europe, to be on high alert.

Sep 16, 2016

Sep 16, 2016

News Scan for Sep 16, 2016

Zika money in Florida
Saudi MERS case
Emerging pathogens in meat
Colistin resistance in France
Poor RSV vaccine data
Low-path H5N3 in France

Sep 15, 2016

Sep 15, 2016

News Scan for Sep 15, 2016

Bacillus cereus as Select Agent
Shingles vaccine in older adults
Salmonella and live poultry
Avian flu in Africa
Malaria net

Sep 14, 2016

Sep 14, 2016

Flu Scan for Sep 14, 2016

US H5N2 virus comparison
Pandemic vaccine grant

Sep 13, 2016

Sep 13, 2016

Avian Flu Scan for Sep 13, 2016

H5N2 airborne spread
H5N1 outbreaks in Ghana

Sep 08, 2016

Sep 08, 2016

News Scan for Sep 08, 2016

Prize for drug-resistance tests
Anthrax-like illness in Africa
H7N9 vaccine trial results

Sep 01, 2016

Sep 01, 2016
Chicken defeathering

Airborne flu detection at bird markets hints at human exposure risk

The findings may explain infection in people who don't have direct bird contact.

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