News & Perspective

Feb 19, 2018

Feb 19, 2018
Aedes albopictus mosquito

South America records most yellow fever cases in decades

Brazil has confirmed almost 1,000 human cases since July 2016, and cases in animals have doubled.

Feb 16, 2018

Feb 16, 2018

News Scan for Feb 16, 2018

Salmonella probe wraps up
Brazil yellow fever
Polio in the DRC

Feb 08, 2018

Feb 08, 2018
Brazil from space

Yellow fever in Brazil shows another sharp rise

Cases are now at 353, an increase of 140 cases from the previous week.

Feb 05, 2018

Feb 05, 2018
Baby macaque

Zika studies highlight brain damage, possible genetic link

One study hints that infection in children and young adults may affect brain health.

Feb 05, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Feb 05, 2018

Drug-resistant gonorrhea in Americas
MDR-TB treatment

Feb 01, 2018

Feb 01, 2018

News Scan for Feb 01, 2018

Yellow fever in Brazil
Lone star ticks not Lyme spreaders
Seoul virus in US, Canada
Malaria, yellow fever travel notices

Jan 31, 2018

Jan 31, 2018

News Scan for Jan 31, 2018

CDC director resigns
Zika-chikungunya-dengue cases
Malaria in the Americas

Jan 24, 2018

Jan 24, 2018

Yellow fever case counts jump in Brazil

In 1 week, deaths from yellow fever rose from 20 to 53, and reported cases spiked from 470 to 601.

Jan 22, 2018

Jan 22, 2018

News Scan for Jan 22, 2018

Flu priming and vaccine protection
1918 pandemic flu by income
Saudi MERS case
Yellow fever in Brazil
Meningococcal B vaccine

Jan 19, 2018

Jan 19, 2018

News Scan for Jan 19, 2018

HHS government shutdown plan
Saudi MERS
Mutated flu virus for vaccine
Yellow fever in Brazil
Polio in Afghanistan


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