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Dec 07, 2016

Dec 07, 2016
Lab workers

How 21st Century Cures Act could boost new antibiotics

A new FDA approval pathway is for antimicrobials that treat serious infections.

Dec 07, 2016
Pregnant woman

More data show Zika viremia in mothers, fetal infection link

Also, Florida reported five more local Zika cases, all involving people who were sick earlier this fall.

Dec 07, 2016

Hungary reports widespread avian flu in poultry

European countries already reporting H5N8 note several more outbreaks, many involving wild birds.

Dec 06, 2016

Dec 06, 2016
Mute swan

H5N8 outbreaks expand to Serbia

In addition, France and the UK take steps to lower risk from the highly pathogenic avian flu strain.

Dec 05, 2016

Dec 05, 2016
Veterinarian examining pigs

Researchers find worrisome CRE on US swine farm

Although CRE have been reported in US healthcare settings, this is the first detection in US livestock.

Dec 05, 2016
geese

More avian flu reported in Germany, France

High-path avian flu continues to appear on farms and in wild birds in Europe, while Hong Kong reports H5N6 in samples from a nature preserve.

Dec 05, 2016
Prophet's Mosque in Medina, Saudi Arabia

Saudi officials announce 4 new MERS cases

Of 9 recent cases detailed by the WHO, 4 involved contact with camels or drinking raw camel milk.

Dec 02, 2016

Dec 02, 2016
Ducks in France

H5N8 expands in France as H5N6 strikes more Korean farms

Also, a study from China says H5N6 has replaced H5N1 as the dominant strain in southern poultry.

Dec 02, 2016
Art Basel in Miami

Little River in Miami no longer Zika transmission zone

Florida said the Little River neighborhood is no longer an active site of Zika transmission.

Dec 01, 2016

Dec 01, 2016

Groups report first Zika glaucoma, new 'minibrain' findings

Findings from "minibrain" experiments raise new questions on how Zika infects developing fetal brain cells.

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