News & Perspective

Jul 23, 2015

Jul 23, 2015

News Scan for Jul 23, 2015

MERS in Saudi Arabia
H5N2 vaccine in chickens
Experimental Marburg drug
Klebsiella in retail meat
Epidemic threat poll
EV-D68 rapid test

Jun 26, 2015

Jun 26, 2015

News Scan for Jun 26, 2015

Ebola rapid test
Asymptomatic MERS in UAE
EV-C105 and flaccid paralysis
Cholera on Hispaniola

Mar 31, 2015

Mar 31, 2015
Child in wheelchair

Genetic study boosts evidence for EV-D68 in polio-like cases

The virus was found in half the acute flaccid myelitis patients studied, and earlier testing may have identified more, say authors.

Feb 13, 2015

Feb 13, 2015

News Scan for Feb 13, 2015

Polio-like illness in US kids
Listeria outbreak over
TB DNA test cleared

Feb 06, 2015

Feb 06, 2015

News Scan for Feb 06, 2015

Saudi Arabia confirms 4 MERS cases
More polio-like illnesses in US

Jan 29, 2015

Jan 29, 2015
EV-D68 under the microscope

Report on polio-like illness in kids supports link to EV-D68

The study supports but doesn't prove a link between polio-like symptoms and EV-D68 in kids.

Jan 16, 2015

Jan 16, 2015

News Scan for Jan 16, 2015

More polio-like illnesses
Additional Disney-linked measles cases

Jan 08, 2015

Jan 08, 2015
Polio patient

CDC: Only 1 patient has fully beaten puzzling polio-like illness

AFM cases now total 103, while EV-D68 cases have reached 1,153, including 13 deaths.

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