News & Perspective

Aug 13, 2018

Aug 13, 2018
Ebola treatment unit

Worries about security and healthcare exposures as DRC Ebola total grows to 52

A WHO official said Ebola spread could get worse before it gets better, due to health worker exposures early in the outbreak.

Aug 09, 2018

Aug 09, 2018
WHO contact tracing

DRC probes more suspected Ebola cases, rules out 3

The health ministry says 54 suspected cases are being investigated, up from 47.

Aug 08, 2018

Aug 08, 2018

News Scan for Aug 08, 2018

Ebola vaccination in DRC
Polio outbreaks in Nigeria
Italy and mandatory vaccines
Nipah recap

Aug 07, 2018

Aug 07, 2018
Ebola virus

Genetic tests confirm separate DRC Ebola outbreak; vaccination begins tomorrow

So far, there are 43 confirmed and probable cases, and health officials are probing 46 additional supected illnesses.

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


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