News & Perspective

Nov 12, 2015

Nov 12, 2015
Nurse Pauline Cafferkey

UK nurse with Ebola meningitis released from isolation

Also, researchers note vaccine storage limitations, and Australia eases screening.

Oct 21, 2015

Oct 21, 2015
Ebola burial

WHO notes 3 Ebola cases in Guinea as UK nurse improves

Two of the new cases were not part of known transmission chains, which is a concern.

Oct 16, 2015

Oct 16, 2015
Ebola outbreak response

Guinea reports two more Ebola cases; review sheds light on CNS complications

The ECDC says more study is needed on the reappearance of viral RNA in a UK nurse. 

Oct 14, 2015

Oct 14, 2015
Map of West Africa

Ebola region goes 2 weeks with no cases; UK nurse critical

The threat of more cases still looms in West Africa, with contacts still being traced.

Oct 02, 2015

Oct 02, 2015

News Scan for Oct 02, 2015

Ebola in Guinean health workers
HPV vaccine against genital warts
Flu immunization in schoolkids
Influenza A vs influenza B

Aug 26, 2015

Aug 26, 2015
Conakry traffic

New Ebola outbreak cases stay at three, limited to Guinea

Also, a ring vaccination trial extends to Sierra Leone and a report details postexposure treatment for health workers.

Jul 15, 2015

Jul 15, 2015
Freetown street scene

Ebola activity steady, back in Guinea and Sierra Leone capitals

Also, phase 2 trials just launched for two prime-boost Ebola vaccine regimens.

Apr 28, 2015

Apr 28, 2015
Ebola contact tracing in Conakry, Guinea

WHO releases next phase of Ebola response plan

The plan seeks to cut cases, limit cases to coastal areas, and boost contact tracing and surveillance.

Apr 01, 2015

Apr 01, 2015
Soap and chlorine

Ebola expands in Guinea, shrinks in Sierra Leone

Ebola cropped up again in two of Guinea's districts that hadn't reported cases in about 50 days.

Mar 30, 2015

Mar 30, 2015
Ebola hand washing

Abstinence, other steps for Ebola nations as cases top 25,000

Liberian officials urged longer sexual abstinence for survivors, and extra response measures are under way in Sierra Leone and Guinea.

Pages

Sort Results

 

Narrow results

by organization

Newsletter Sign-up

Get CIDRAP news and other free newsletters.

Sign up now»

OUR UNDERWRITERS

Unrestricted financial support provided by

Bentson Foundation 3M Gilead 
Grant support for ASP provided by

  Become an underwriter»