Recent News

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
Apr 16, 2019

News Scan for Apr 16, 2019

Needle-free flu vaccine boost
Promise for chikungunya vaccine
Global flu mostly dropping
Feb 26, 2019

News Scan for Feb 26, 2019

Diagnostic tests in an emergency
CWD expansion in Kansas
Brazil chikungunya arrival
Nov 06, 2018

News Scan for Nov 06, 2018

Yellow fever in Ethiopia
Chikungunya vaccine trial
Avian flu in Russia, Bulgaria
Oct 15, 2018

News Scan for Oct 15, 2018

Saudi MERS case
Chikungunya in Sudan
Severe pertussis
Low-path H7N3 in California
Aug 23, 2018

News Scan for Aug 23, 2018

Alaska mumps outbreak
Priority review for tropical diseases
Avian flu in Malaysia, Taiwan

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Alvarado LI, Lorenzi OD, Torres-Velasquez BC, et al. Distinguishing patients with laboratory-confirmed chikungunya from dengue and other acute febrile illnesses, Puerto Rico, 2012-2015. PLOS Negl Trop Dis 2019 Jul 22;13(7):e0007562

Anwar S, Mourosi JT, Khan F, et al. Chikungunya outbreak in Bangladesh (2017): clinical and hematological findings. PLOS Negl Trop Dis 2020 Feb 24;14(2):e0007466

Aubry M, Kama M, Henderson AD, et al. Low chikungunya virus seroprevalence two years after emergence in Fiji. Int J Infect Dis 2019 (published online Nov 2)

Badar N, Salman M, Ansari J, et al. Emergence of chikungunya virus, Pakistan, 2016-2017. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 (published online Dec 29)

Bertolotti A, Thioune M, Abel S, et al. Prevalence of chronic chikungunya and associated risks factors in the French West Indies (La Martinique): A prospective cohort study. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2020 (published online Mar 12)

Chen GL, Coates EE, Plummer SH, et al. Effect of a chikungunya virus–like particle vaccine on safety and tolerability outcomes: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA 2020 Apr 14;323(14):1369-77

Dalvi APR, Braga JU. Spatial diffusion of the 2015-2016 Zika, dengue and chikungunya epidemics in Rio de Janeiro municipality, Brazil. Epidemiol Infect 2019 (published online Jul 9)

Diaz-Menendez M, Esteban ET, Ujiie M, et al. Travel-associated chikungunya acquired in Myanmar in 2019. Euro Surveill 2020 Jan 9;25(1):pii=1900721

Feldstein LR, Ellis EM, Rowhani-Rahbar A, et al. Estimating the cost of illness and burden of disease associated with the 2014-2015 chikungunya outbreak in the U.S. Virgin Islands. PLOS Negl Trop Dis 2019 Jul 19;13(7):e0007563

Ferreira TP, Haddi K, Correa RFT, et al. Prolonged mosquitocidal activity of Siparuna guianesis essential oil encapsulated in chitosan nanoparticles. PLOS Negl Trop Dis 2019 Aug 9;13(8):e0007624

Freitas LP, Cruz OG, Lowe R, et al. Space-time dynamics of a triple epidemic: dengue, chikungunya and Zika clusters in the city of Rio de Janeiro. Proc R Soc B Biol Sci 2019 (published online Oct 9)

Gossner CM, Fournet N, Dias JG, et al. Risks related to chikungunya infections among European Union travelers, 2012-2018. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 Jun;26(6)

Jain J, Kaur N, Haller SL, et al. Chikungunya outbreaks in India: a prospective study comparing neutralization and sequelae during two outbreaks in 2010 and 2016. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2020 (published online Feb 17)

Kama M, Aubry M, Naivalu T, et al. Sustained low-level transmission of Zika and chikungunya virus after emergence in the Fiji Islands. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 Aug;25(8)

Pan J, Fang C, Yan J, et al. Chikungunya fever outbreak, Zhejiang province, China, 2017. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 Aug;25(8)

Riccardo F, Venturi G, Di Luca M, et al. Secondary autochthonous outbreak of chikungunya, southern Italy, 2017. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 (published online Sep 26)

Sharp TM, Lorenzi O, Torres-Velasquez B, et al. Autocidal gravid ovitraps protect humans from chikungunya virus infection by reducing Aedes aegypti mosquito populations. PLOS Negl Trop Dis 2019 Jul 25;13(7):e0007538

Stegmann-Planchard S, Gallian P, Tressieres B, et al. Chikungunya, a risk factor for Guillain-Barre syndrome. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jul 9)

Tavakoli F, Rezaei F, Shafiej-Jandaghi N, et al. Seroepidemiology of denge and chikungunya fever in patients with rash and fever in Iran, 2017. Epidemiol Infect 2020 (published online Feb 26)

Vongsouvath M, Bharucha T, Seephonelee M, et al. Harnessing dengue rapid diagnostic tests for the combined surveillance of dengue, Zika, and chikungunya. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2020 (published online Mar 9)

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