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Jun 02, 2017

Jun 02, 2017
ICU patient

China H7N9 total grows by 8; studies detail virus mutations

Cases are down slightly from the 9 reported last week.

Jun 01, 2017

Jun 01, 2017

News Scan for Jun 01, 2017

H7N9 in another China province
Pertussis vaccine and infants
Sapovirus outbreak variant

May 31, 2017

May 31, 2017
Ducks close up

DRC reports its first high-path H5 avian flu outbreaks

Italy, China, and the Netherlands also report outbreaks caused by various strains.

May 26, 2017

May 26, 2017
Poultry market

H7N9 cases ebb in China as CDC creates vaccine virus

The number of new H7N9 avian flu cases in China declined again this week, to 9.

May 26, 2017

ASP Scan (Weekly) for May 26, 2017

Resistant gonorrhea in China
MCR-1 in Australia
Delayed antibiotics for respiratory infections
Pneumonia antibiotic failure
MDR-TB mortality
MDR Salmonella in poultry
May 26, 2017

News Scan for May 26, 2017

Resistant gonorrhea in China
Cholera response in Yemen

May 25, 2017

May 25, 2017
Asian boy in hospital

Hospital outbreak of MCR-1 Klebsiella reported in China

Scientists say it's the first MCR-1 hospital outbreak.

May 23, 2017

May 23, 2017
Federal budget

White House budget proposal spells steep cuts for public health

Though deep cuts aren't likely to be enacted, health groups and experts aired strong concerns.

May 23, 2017

News Scan for May 23, 2017

43 Ebola cases in DRC
Liberia meningococcus outbreak
H7N9 clusters in China
Parents who don't vaccinate
Botulism in nacho cheese

May 19, 2017

May 19, 2017
China poultry market

China confirms 16 new H7N9 cases, 2 fatal

The number of new cases is down a bit from a week ago buts still reflects steady ongoing activity.


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