Bovine spongiform encephalopathy

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Mar 17, 2022

News Scan for Mar 17, 2022

Hydrogen peroxide for C difficile
Avian flu in New Hampshire flock
Potential drug for Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
Dec 07, 2021

News Scan for Dec 07, 2021

Unneeded tests for fungal disease
CDC on H5N6 avian flu risk
Fish Salmonella outbreak
French lab worker CJD death
Sep 07, 2021

News Scan for Sep 07, 2021

COVID vaccine protection in pregnant women
US COVID vaccine inequities
Nipah case in India
BSE ('mad cow') in Brazil
H5N1 avian flu in Botswana
Jul 28, 2021

News Scan for Jul 28, 2021

French prion lab moratorium
Plague vaccine trial launch
Nursing home UTI intervention
Jul 30, 2019

News Scan for Jul 30, 2019

Leafy greens and Listeria
FDA OKs Lyme tests
Prion disease in more camels
Jul 23, 2019
Whitetail buck

Experts call for action on chronic wasting disease

"Relying on the current tests is too late," one expert says, as dead deer might already be shedding infectious prions.

Jun 14, 2019

News Scan for Jun 14, 2019

Southern Hemisphere flu rise
Polio in 3 countries
Prion disease 'mini brain'
Apr 22, 2019
Young white-tailed buck

Virginia probes new CWD detection as Minnesota culls farm deer

The Virginia finding is 40 miles from any other detections in the area.

Mar 28, 2019

News Scan for Mar 28, 2019

New US severe-malaria preference
More Saudi MERS cases
European pandemic vaccine contract
CWD in moose in Sweden
Colorado tick fever in Oregon
Mar 27, 2019

News Scan for Mar 27, 2019

More MERS in Saudi Arabia
H9N2 flu case in China
CWD in South Dakota elk

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Watson N, Hermann P, Ladogana A, et al. Validation of revised international Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease surveillance network diagnostic criteria for sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease. JAMA Netw Open 2022 Jan 31;5(1):e2146319

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