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Aug 06, 2018

Aug 06, 2018
Ebola medic

DRC Ebola outbreak climbs to 43 cases in 6 health zones

Thirteen of the 43 cases are confirmed; 3 health workers were infected, 1 fatally.

Aug 03, 2018

Aug 03, 2018
Ebola decontamination

WHO: Ebola DRC outbreak taking place in 'war zone'

The outbreak is taking place in a war zone with difficult access, among other challenges.

Aug 03, 2018

News Scan for Aug 03, 2018

More McDonald's Cyclospora cases
Lassa vaccine licensing deal
BU lab begins Ebola work
Recurrent vulvovaginal Candida

Aug 02, 2018

Aug 02, 2018

News Scan for Aug 02, 2018

Ebola species in DRC
Gaps in school crisis plans
Rat lungworm infection
Longhorned tick in Pennsylvania
Latent TB treatment
Trump's science adviser

Aug 01, 2018

Aug 01, 2018

DRC confirms new Ebola cluster days after outbreak declared over

The DRC says 4 people in the eastern part of the country tested positive for Ebola virus.

Jul 31, 2018

Jul 31, 2018

News Scan for Jul 31, 2018

DRC probes febrile illness outbreak
New Cyclospora health alert
VHF outbreaks in Uganda
CAR monkeypox cases rise
Dengue cocirculation in China

Jul 27, 2018

Jul 27, 2018
Freetail bat

New Ebola species identified in Sierra Leone

It's not known if the new Bombali virus can spread to people, but it has the potential to enter human cells.

Jul 26, 2018

Jul 26, 2018

News Scan for Jul 26, 2018

Next Ebola steps in the DRC
Campus mumps outbreak response
Melon Salmonella probe ends

Jul 24, 2018

Jul 24, 2018
Ebola healthcare worker

DRC declares end to Ebola outbreak

The declaration comes just 11 weeks after health officials sounded the alarm about the outbreak in early May.

Jul 24, 2018

News Scan for Jul 24, 2018

Dengue in pregnancy
Rift Valley fever in Uganda
FDA approves malaria drug


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