Recent News

Aug 05, 2021

News Scan for Aug 05, 2021

Improper antibiotic dispensing
Global flu remains low
Promising chikungunya vaccine findings
Jul 07, 2021

News Scan for Jul 07, 2021

Rapid molecular tests for TB
Antimicrobial stewardship in Oman
Chikungunya vaccine breakthrough designation
Low global flu levels
Sep 08, 2020

News Scan for Sep 08, 2020

More DRC Ebola cases
EEE in Wisconsin, Massachusetts
Chad chikungunya outbreak
Jun 15, 2020

News Scan for Jun 15, 2020

More DRC Ebola cases
Malaria control amid a pandemic
Dengue in the Americas
Jun 03, 2020

News Scan for Jun 03, 2020

Non-lockdown COVID-19 steps
Avian flu in India, Taiwan
CEPI chikungunya vaccine funding
May 07, 2020

News Scan for May 07, 2020

Ebola breastfeeding risks
Recap of measles in Israel
Single-dose chikungunya vaccine
Nov 14, 2019

News Scan for Nov 14, 2019

Ebola in the DRC
Climate change and infectious disease
Mosquito sterilization program
Jul 25, 2019

News Scan for Jul 25, 2019

MERS vaccine trial
Cyclospora rise in Virginia
Chikungunya vaccine award
Human Powassan case
Jun 04, 2019

News Scan for Jun 04, 2019

Antibiotics in hamburger meat
Chikungunya vaccine award
Zika vaccine candidate
Medical mask contamination
May 02, 2019

News Scan for May 02, 2019

More Ebola cases, deaths
Fatal H5N1 avian flu in Nepal
FDA approves dengue vaccine
Measles vaccine production
Chikungunya in the Congo

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Anna A, Navien TN, Yeoh TS, et al. Diagnostic accuracy of serological tests for the diagnosis of Chikungunya virus infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLOS Negl Trop Dis 2022 (published online Feb 4)

Bennett SR, McCarty JM, Ramanathan R, et al. Safety and immunogenicity of PXVX0317, an aluminium hydroxide-adjuvanted chikungunya virus-like particle vaccine: a randomised, double-blind, parallel-group, phase 2 trial. Lancet Infect Dis 2022 (published online Jun 13)

Bettis AA, Jackson ML, Yoon IK, et al. The global epidemiology of chikungunya from 1999 to 2020: A systematic literature review to inform the development and introduction of vaccines. PLOS Negl Trop Dis 2022 (published online Jan 12)

Custer B, Grebe E, Buccheri R, et al. Surveillance for Zika, chikungunya and dengue virus incidence and RNAemia in blood donors at four Brazilian blood centers during 2016–2019. J Infect Dis 2022 (published online Jun 11)

Doran C, Elsinga J, Fokkema A, et al. Long-term Chikungunya sequelae and quality of life 2.5 years post-acute disease in a prospective cohort in Curacao. PLOS Negl Trop Dis 2022 (published online Mar 1)

Folegatti PM, Harrison K, Preciado-Llanes L, et al. A single dose of ChAdOx1 Chik vaccine induces neutralizing antibodies against four chikungunya virus lineages in a phase 1 clinical trial. Nat Commun 2021 Jul 30;12:4636

Hakami AR, Alshamrani AA, Alqahtani M, et al. Detection of chikungunya virus in the Southern region, Saudi Arabia. Virol J 2021 Sep 20;18(190)

Ingoba LL, Adedoja A, Peko SM, et al. Diagnosis of chikungunya virus in febrile patients from a malaria holoendemic area. Int J Infect Dis 2021 (published online Jun 23)

Karlikow M, da Silva SJR, Guo Y, et al. Field validation of the performance of paper-based tests for the detection of the Zika and chikungunya viruses in serum samples. Nat Biomed Eng 2022 (published online Mar 7)

Mota ML, Marinho RDSS, Duro RLS, et al. Serological and molecular epidemiology of the Dengue, Zika and Chikungunya viruses in a risk area in Brazil. BMC Infect Dis 2021 Jul 24;21(704)

Mota ML, Marinho RS, Duro RL, et al. Serological and molecular epidemiology of the dengue, zika and chikungunya viruses in a risk area in Brazil. BMC Infect Dis 2021 Jul 24;21:704

Mwanyika GO, Sindato C, Rugarabamu S, et al. Seroprevalence and associated risk factors of chikungunya, dengue and Zika in eight districts in Tanzania. Int J Infect Dis 2021 (published online Aug 21)

Myint KSA, Mawuntu AHP, Haryanto S, et al. Neurological disease associated with chikungunya in Indonesia. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2022 (published online Jun 13)

Nyamwaya DK, Otiende M, Mwango L, et al. Incidence of chikungunya virus infections among Kenyan children with neurological disease, 2014–2018: a cohort study. PLOS Med 2022 (published online May 12)

Pinto SB, Riback TI, Sylvestre G, et al. Effectiveness of Wolbachia-infected mosquito deployments in reducing the incidence of dengue and other Aedes-borne diseases in Niterói, Brazil: a quasi-experimental study. PLOS Negl Trop Dis 2021 (published online Jul 12)

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