News & Perspective

Apr 24, 2017

Apr 24, 2017
Rio de Janeiro

With yellow fever reaching Rio, official says Brazil prepared

Officials plan to vaccinate the entire city of Rio this year, but current coverage is spotty.

Apr 24, 2017
Aedes albopictus

Studies highlight Zika-linked neurologic damage

Two new studies show fatal spinal damage and cognitive impairment associated with Zika infection.

Apr 21, 2017

Apr 21, 2017
Baby with stethoscope

High level of heart defects found in Zika-affected babies

Also, 2 more babies have been born in the US with Zika-related birth defects.

Apr 18, 2017

Apr 18, 2017

News Scan for Apr 18, 2017

Zika birth defects in Puerto Rico
MERS in Qatar
Yellow fever in Brazil
Measles travel alerts
Meningitis vaccine shortage
Chikungunya in Pakistan

Apr 17, 2017

Apr 17, 2017

News Scan for Apr 17, 2017

More chikungunya
Pertussis in preemies
Emergency meningitis vaccination
CRISPR diagnostics

Apr 14, 2017

Apr 14, 2017

News Scan for Apr 14, 2017

Saudi MERS cases
Zika RNA in mosquitoes
H7N9 cases in China
US flu decline

Apr 13, 2017

Apr 13, 2017
Mom and baby

Study: Zika behind Brazil's 15% decline in births

Meanwhile, Taiwan reports its first 2017 case, and HHS funds a potential new diagnostic test.

Apr 11, 2017

Apr 11, 2017
Syringe and vial

Two live-attenuated Zika vaccines advance

One research group reports promising findings in mice, and another announces the launch of a trial in humans.

Apr 11, 2017
Capuchin monkey

PAHO: More yellow fever in Espirito Santo, Brazil

Both Espirito Santo and Rio de Janeiro states are seeing more cases and are conducting a massive vaccination campaign.

Apr 10, 2017

Apr 10, 2017

News Scan for Apr 10, 2017

African Zika circulation
Chikungunya spike
Carbapenem-resistant E cloacae
Resistant Klebsiella
Ebola studies
Pneumonia and sedatives

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