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Feb 26, 2020

Feb 26, 2020

News Scan for Feb 26, 2020

Flu vaccine protection in elderly
FDA warns Jimmy John's about outbreaks

Feb 25, 2020

Feb 25, 2020
PCR testing

As CDC warns of US COVID-19 spread, labs frustrated over lack of tests

"Not a question of if, but when, and of how many ... will have severe illnesses."

Feb 16, 2020

Feb 16, 2020
Diamond Princess cruise ship

As cruise ship COVID-19 numbers climb, nations evacuate passengers

With 137 newly confirmed infections, cases on the Diamond Princess reach 355.

Feb 05, 2020

Feb 05, 2020
Scientist conducting PCR test

CDC sends out nCoV test kits as Wisconsin confirms case

The infected person in Wisconsin came in contact with a confirmed case-patient in China.

Jan 28, 2020

Jan 28, 2020
Hands on subway straps

Officials say most Americans not at risk of coronavirus

A top NIH official says symptomatic transmission is likely driving the outbreak.

Jan 27, 2020

Jan 27, 2020

News Scan for Jan 27, 2020

Ebola infections in DRC
Three new Saudi MERS cases
Antibiotic for C diff in kids
Salmonella tied to pet turtles
Yellow fever in Uganda

Jan 16, 2020

Jan 16, 2020

News Scan for Jan 16, 2020

Another Saudi MERS case
Tests negative in Kentucky probe
New flu vaccine candidate for seniors
E coli in salad mix
Avian flu outbreaks

Jan 15, 2020

Jan 15, 2020

News Scan for Jan 15, 2020

E coli lettuce probe over
Americans' mistrust of vaccines
Infectious disease probe in Kentucky
Flu in kids with asthma

Jan 10, 2020

Jan 10, 2020
Veterinarian examining dog

US veterinary hospital faces rare antibiotic-resistant E coli

Fourteen dogs and cats harbored E coli containing NDM-5 carbapenem resistance genes.

Jan 03, 2020

Jan 03, 2020

News Scan for Jan 03, 2020

Ebola in the DRC
More Salmonella cases linked to fruit
USDA Listeria alert


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