Recent News

Apr 05, 2021

News Scan for Apr 05, 2021

B117 COVID aerosol stability
COVID and venous thromboembolism
Raw milk Campylobacter outbreak
Feb 16, 2021

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Feb 16, 2021

FDA clears path for phage trial
MDR Campylobacter in animals, meat
Jan 27, 2021

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jan 27, 2021

One Health food label under fire
Funds for diarrheal biologic
Apr 30, 2020

News Scan for Apr 30, 2020

COVID-19 treatment guidance
Foodborne illness in the US
Malaria drugs in pregnant women
Dec 18, 2019

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Dec 18, 2019

Resistant Campylobacter and puppies
CRE outbreak in Lithuania
Extra-intestinal E coli carriage
Oct 08, 2019

News Scan for Oct 08, 2019

New Ebola case
Eastern equine encephalitis vaccine
US foodborne illness snapshot
Infant vaccination coverage
Apr 26, 2019
microbiological testing

Annual snapshot of foodborne illnesses shows Cyclospora spike

One of the notable developments for 2018 was a spike in Cyclospora cases, likely the result of multiple factors, the CDC said.

Feb 22, 2019

News Scan for Feb 22, 2019

Salmonella in raw chicken
Polio in Pakistan, Afghanistan
Campylobacter in water supply
Zika monoclonal antibody trial
Avian flu in China, India
Jan 02, 2019

News Scan for Jan 02, 2019

Saudi MERS case
More acute flaccid myelitis
H9N2 infection in China
MRSA pneumonia screening
Gastroenteritis in elderly
Dec 13, 2018

News Scan for Dec 13, 2018

Measles clusters in NY, NJ
New Saudi MERS case
Foodborne disease in Europe
Dengue vaccine collaboration

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Bravo V, Katz A, Porte L, et al. Genomic analysis of the diversity, antimicrobial resistance and virulence potential of clinical Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli strains from Chile. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2021 (published online Feb 19)

Clarke TN, Schilling MA, Melendez LA, et al. A systematic review and meta-analysis of Penner serotype prevalence of Campylobacter jejuni in low- and middle-income countries. PLOS One 2021 (published online May 5)

Gilpin BJ, Walker T, Paine S, et al. A large scale waterborne campylobacteriosis outbreak, Havelock North, New Zealand. J Infect 2020 (published online Jun 28)

Goyal D, Watkins LK, Montgomery MP, et al. Antibiotic testing and successful treatment of hospitalized patients with extensively drug-resistant (XDR) Campylobacter jejuni infections linked to a pet store puppy outbreak. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online May 25)

Green MS, Schwartz N, Peer V. Sex differences in campylobacteriosis incidence rates at different ages—a seven country, multi-year, meta-analysis. A potential mechanism for the infection. BMC Infect Dis 2020 Aug 25;20(625)

Hagos Y Gugsa G, Awol N, et al. Isolation, identification, and antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli from cattle, goat, and chicken meats in Mekelle, Ethiopia. PLoS One 2021 (published online Feb 10)

Hlashwayo DF, Sigauque B, Noormahomed EV, et al. A systematic review and meta-analysis reveal that Campylobacter spp. and antibiotic resistance are widespread in humans in sub-Saharan Africa. PLoS One 2021 (published online Jan 27)

Hull DM, Harrell E, van Vliet AH, et al. Antimicrobial resistance and interspecies gene transfer in Campylobacter coli and Campylobacter jejuni isolated from food animals, poultry processing, and retail meat in North Carolina, 2018–2019. PLoS One 2021 (published online Feb 11)

Hyllestad S, Iversen A, MacDonald E, et al. Large waterborne Campylobacter outbreak: use of multiple approaches to investigate contamination of the drinking water supply system, Norway, June 2019. Eurosurveill 2020 Sep 3;25(35)

Joensen KG, Schjorring S, Gantzhorn MR, et al. Whole genome sequencing data used for surveillance of Campylobacter infections: detection of a large continuous outbreak, Denmark, 2019. Eurosurveill 2021 Jun 3;26(22)

Kuhn KG, Hvass AK, Christiansen AH, et al. Sexual contact as risk factor for Campylobacter infection, Denmark. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 Apr;27(4)

Kuhn KG, Nygard KM, Guzman-Herrador B, et al. Campylobacter infections expected to increase due to climate change in Northern Europe. Sci Rep 2020 (published online Aug 17)

Lake RJ, Campbell DM, Hathaway SC, et al. Source attributed case-control study of campylobacteriosis in New Zealand. Int J Infect Dis 2020 (published online Nov 19)

Mughini-Gras L, Pijnacker R, Coipan C, et al. Sources and transmission routes of campylobacteriosis: a combined analysis of genome and exposure data. J Infect 2020 (published online Nov 30)

Munayco CV, Gavilan RG, Ramirez G, et al. Large outbreak of Guillain-Barré syndrome, Peru, 2019. Emerg Infect Dis (Research letter) 2020 Nov;26(11)

Sarhangi M, Bakhski B, Peeraeyeh SN. High prevalence of Campylobacter jejuni CC21 and CC257 clonal complexes in children with gastroenteritis in Tehran, Iran. BMC Infect Dis 2021 Jan 23;21:108

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