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Nov 19, 2021

News Scan for Nov 19, 2021

COVID-19 and loss of smell
Global COVID vaccine inequality
No smallpox in vials
More Salmonella illnesses
US flu uptick
H9N2 avian flu death in China
Polio in Nigeria
Nov 17, 2021

News Scan for Nov 17, 2021

Monoclonal antibodies for COVID breakthrough
Maryland monkeypox case
Smallpox vial discovery
South Africa flu alert
Oct 04, 2021

News Scan for Oct 04, 2021

New diagnostic tool for superbugs
Yellow fever in Nigeria
Plague vaccine contract
Jun 08, 2021

News Scan for Jun 08, 2021

Physician COVID-19 triage distress
One dose of Pfizer COVID vaccine
New smallpox treatment
H1N2v flu in Taiwan
Dec 17, 2020

News Scan for Dec 17, 2020

Poultry worker COVID-19 risk
No need to delay COVID tracheostomy
US waterborne diseases
More monkeypox-smallpox vaccine stocked
H5N6 avian flu case in China
May 01, 2020

News Scan for May 01, 2020

Antibiotic development collaboration
Fluoroquinolone decline at VA hospitals
Polio in 3 nations
Monkeypox-smallpox vaccine contract
Apr 23, 2020

News Scan for Apr 23, 2020

E coli sproutbreak probe ends
Ebola case connections
Concern over immunizations
WHO malaria warning
Combo treatment for anthrax
Dec 19, 2019

News Scan for Dec 19, 2019

Three more Ebola cases
Hard-boiled egg Listeria outbreak
Anthrax antibiotic contract
Telework during flulike illness
Global cholera decline
Dec 12, 2019

News Scan for Dec 12, 2019

More Ebola in DRC
Changes to anthrax vaccine advice
Aid for Samoan measles
Flu vaccine in daycare
Foodborne Salmonella in Europe
Nov 14, 2019
Smallpox vaccination

Phase 3 trial shows MVA vaccine likely protects against smallpox

The vaccine produced a strong immune response and fewer lesions than ACAM2000.

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Government Accountability Office (GAO). Biodefense: DHS exploring new methods to replace BioWatch and could benefit from additional guidance. GAO Report 21-292. Washington DC: GAO, May 20, 2021

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