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Sep 22, 2015

Sep 22, 2015

Avian Flu Scan for Sep 22, 2015

Avian flu in Korea, Nigeria
Poultry H5N2 vaccine approved
H7N9 in the environment

Sep 16, 2015

Sep 16, 2015

News Scan for Sep 16, 2015

Two new Saudi MERS cases
More cuke-linked Salmonella
Persistence of anthrax spores

Sep 03, 2015

Sep 03, 2015
Camel in truck

Panel says no MERS emergency amid rising concerns

The group based much of its findings on an Aug 23 WHO mission to Saudi Arabia.

Sep 01, 2015

Sep 01, 2015
Hospital gurney

WHO confirms hospital MERS outbreak in Jordan

Also, Saudi officials reported four more cases from Riyadh, and South Korea announced new prevention steps in the wake of its outbreak.

Aug 11, 2015

Aug 11, 2015
Camel truck

New findings build case for camel-human MERS transmission

Also, Saudi authorities reported four more cases in a steadily growing Riyadh outbreak.

Aug 10, 2015

Aug 10, 2015
Riyadh metro

Riyadh MERS outbreak grows by 10 cases

Saudi Arabian health authorities have infection-source clues for only 5 of the 10 cases, one of which involves a health worker from another country.

Aug 04, 2015

Aug 04, 2015
Saudi Arabia map featuring Riyadh

More Saudi MERS cases and deaths from Riyadh hot spot

Saudia Arabia's case count reaches 1,063, while South Korea gives its health minister the boot over handling of the outbreak there.

Jul 28, 2015

Jul 28, 2015
MERS virus

New Saudi MERS case as teams publish animal studies

South Korea's government considers the hospital-linked outbreak over, as researchers reported on early vaccine and antibody findings.

Jul 28, 2015

Flu Scan for Jul 28, 2015

Southern Hemisphere flu rise
H5N8 outbreaks in Korea

Jul 20, 2015

Jul 20, 2015

News Scan for Jul 20, 2015

No Korean MERS for 15 days
Wildlife-livestock diseases


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