News & Perspective

Aug 25, 2016

Aug 25, 2016

News Scan for Aug 25, 2016

Estimates of severe MERS
New FSMA guidance
TB rates in India
Intussusception and rotavirus vaccine

Jun 29, 2016

Jun 29, 2016
Pregnant belly

As more Saudi MERS noted, study details risks in pregnant patients

In the study, 4 of 5 pregnancies had poor outcomes, with 2 maternal deaths.

Jun 15, 2016

Jun 15, 2016
MERS virus

MERS sickens 2 Saudis as study reveals new recombinant clade

The new MERS-CoV clade was implicated in a surge of 2015 illnesses.

Jun 13, 2016

Jun 13, 2016
Qatar map

Qatar, Saudi Arabia report new MERS cases

Qatar reports its third case of the year, while Saudi Arabia confirms an illness linked to camel exposure.

May 17, 2016

May 17, 2016

News Scan for May 17, 2016

MERS details
H7N9 cases in China
Yellow fever emergency panel
Salmonella tied to greens
Global meningitis seasonality

May 03, 2016

May 03, 2016

News Scan for May 03, 2016

MERS case in Qatar
Ebola countdown restarts

Mar 10, 2016

Mar 10, 2016
Saudi camel farm

Saudi Arabia reports 5 new MERS cases, 1 fatal

The total in the Buraydah hospital outbreak climbed to 17, while a WHO report on a recent fatal Qatar case noted a camel farm connection.

Feb 22, 2016

Feb 22, 2016

News Scan for Feb 22, 2016

MERS in Saudi Arabia, Qatar
Chikungunya outbreak
Rising global flu
Lassa in Benin

Feb 16, 2016

Feb 16, 2016

News Scan for Feb 16, 2016

Saudis note 2 fatal MERS cases
MERS antibodies in alpacas
Flu antibodies and ethnic variation
Nutritional powder Salmonella outbreak

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