News & Perspective

Jun 08, 2016

Jun 08, 2016

News Scan for Jun 08, 2016

Ebola survival in needles
MRSA in New York City

May 23, 2016

May 23, 2016
Ebola health worker

Ebola studies note sexual, breastmilk, healthcare spread

Rapid genetic sequencing was instrumental in identifying transmission chains, one study noted.

May 18, 2016

May 18, 2016

News Scan for May 18, 2016

Ebola recurrence
Turtles and Salmonella
CDC disease tool upgrade

May 17, 2016

May 17, 2016
Healthcare worker with mask

Study: Casual healthcare contact with Ebola survivors poses low risk

Though non-invasive contact with Ebola survivors poses little risk, contact with semen, ocular humor, and cerebrospinal fluid requires precautions.

May 04, 2016

May 04, 2016

News Scan for May 04, 2016

Ebola spread in households
ESBL colonization

Apr 20, 2016

Apr 20, 2016
Ebola virus

Trial suggests potential for sequential use of 2 Ebola vaccines

Meanwhile, a different study met with disappointing results for an experimental Ebola drug in the Sierra Leone trial.

Apr 15, 2016

Apr 15, 2016

News Scan for Apr 15, 2016

Ebola vaccine's future
More US flu deaths
US biodefense coordination
WHO dengue vaccine advice
Carbapenem resistance in Europe
Scope infections
Malaria drug resistance

Apr 12, 2016

Apr 12, 2016

News Scan for Apr 12, 2016

Long-term Ebola complications
Chikungunya in blood donors
Avian flu in Taiwan, Mexico

Mar 30, 2016

Mar 30, 2016

News Scan for Mar 30, 2016

Ebola intervention impact
Fecal transplant benefits
Long-term Lyme effects

Mar 17, 2016

Mar 17, 2016
Ebola survivor

Cases in Guinea end West Africa's short-lived Ebola-free status

In a development eerily similar to the last time, Guinea's government today confirmed 2 new cases, just hours after the WHO declared West Africa to be Ebola-free.


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