News & Perspective

May 25, 2020

May 25, 2020
Nurse with IV stand

Study: Remdesivir benefits some COVID-19 patients

The data show the antiviral drug cut recovery time from 15 to 11 days.

May 02, 2020

May 02, 2020
Bicyclist in Madrid

Spain emerges from strict COVID-19 distancing as pandemic issues keep US on edge

Spain, the world's second hardest-hit country after the US, is taking cautious steps to ease its 7-week lockdown, while the US CDC launches a gene tracking consortium to help with response.

Apr 27, 2020

Apr 27, 2020

News Scan for Apr 27, 2020

US H7N3 avian flu outbreak findings
Measles outbreak in Mexico

Mar 20, 2020

Mar 20, 2020
Empty Chicago street

Trump limits travel to Mexico, says no to national COVID-19 lockdown

Governors in New, California, and Illinois announced new restrictions.

Dec 16, 2019

Dec 16, 2019

Samoa extends measles emergency

In other updates, measles cases are on the rise in the Americas, but showed another decline in Europe.

Oct 14, 2019

Oct 14, 2019

News Scan for Oct 14, 2019

More Saudi MERS cases
EEE death in Indiana
Avian flu in Taiwan, Mexico

Aug 23, 2019

Aug 23, 2019
Dairy cow

CDC: 255 cases of resistant Salmonella tied to beef, soft cheese

"The antibiotic resistance pattern of this strain is alarming," a CDC expert says.

Jul 29, 2019

Jul 29, 2019

News Scan for Jul 29, 2019

More US measles cases
H7N3 in Mexican poultry
Tamiflu in low-risk groups

Jul 08, 2019

Jul 08, 2019

News Scan for Jul 08, 2019

More papaya Salmonella
Congenital Zika syndrome
Global melioidosis burden

Jun 07, 2019

Jun 07, 2019

News Scan for Jun 07, 2019

New resistant-TB drug
Polio in 3 nations
TB test shortage
Avian flu in Mexico, South Africa


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