News & Perspective

Dec 09, 2015

Dec 09, 2015
DNA sequencing

Ebola gene study reveals multiple spread routes in Liberia

Most cases arose from a single introduction that sprouted multiple transmission chains.

Dec 09, 2015

News Scan for Dec 09, 2015

CDC lab regulator out
Antimicrobial overuse
Global STI incidence
Dec 09, 2015

Flu Scan for Dec 09, 2015

Egg allergies and LAIV
More avian flu in France
Avian flu in Taiwan, Germany, Russia

Dec 08, 2015

Dec 08, 2015
Bed net use

WHO reports further declines in global malaria burden

Disease incidence is down 37% and deaths 60% overall since 2000, and officials say malaria investments have prevented 6 million deaths.

Dec 08, 2015

News Scan for Dec 08, 2015

H7N9 vaccine
Microcephaly in Brazil
HUS treatment
Korean respiratory outbreak
Health worker safety

Dec 07, 2015

Dec 07, 2015

Avian flu strikes poultry in Europe, Africa, found in Oregon duck

Tests on the Oregon duck found H5 genetic material, but not enough to pin down the subtype or pathogenicity.

Dec 07, 2015

News Scan for Dec 07, 2015

More Hawaiian dengue
New chikungunya cases
Zika virus in Panama

Dec 04, 2015

Dec 04, 2015
Ebola fact sheet

Last Liberian Ebola patients discharged from hospital

In related news, a review of US quarantine policies found they did harm and were unconstitutional.

Dec 04, 2015
Mosquito fumigation

Panama reports first Zika virus cases

Also, the WHO provided more details about recent cases in Mexico, Paraguay, and Venezuela.

Dec 04, 2015

Flu Scan for Dec 04, 2015

Slight US flu rise
H5N8 in Korean poultry

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