News & Perspective

Jan 12, 2021

Jan 12, 2021
Ebola vaccination

Group creates global Ebola vaccine stockpile

Merck's Ervebo vaccine is currently the sole stockpile product, with a planned-for 500,000 doses.

Oct 01, 2020

Oct 01, 2020

News Scan for Oct 01, 2020

COVID and loss of taste or smell
Psychiatric diagnosis and COVID-19
DRC Ebola deaths rise
HPV vaccine and cervical cancer
Monkeypox in DRC
Avian flu in Vietnam

Sep 21, 2020

Sep 21, 2020

News Scan for Sep 21, 2020

COVID-19 and stress, depression
Incentives for antibiotic development
New DRC Ebola case
More avian flu in poultry

Sep 16, 2020

Sep 16, 2020

News Scan for Sep 16, 2020

Live SARS-CoV-2 in aerosols
COVID testing in homeless
More Ebola in DRC
Flu activity remains very low

Sep 14, 2020

Sep 14, 2020

News Scan for Sep 14, 2020

COVID-19 death counts
Marriage and pandemic well-being
CWD expansion in Norway
Three more Ebola cases
H5N8 avian flu in Russia

Aug 21, 2020

Aug 21, 2020

News Scan for Aug 21, 2020

Ebola outbreak hits 100 cases
Polio outbreak in Yemen

Jul 24, 2020

Jul 24, 2020

News Scan for Jul 24, 2020

DRC plague outbreak
More DRC Ebola cases
Polio in 3 countries
Biobank for drug-resistant bacteria
Sepsis risks, antibiotic benefits

Jun 02, 2020

Jun 02, 2020
Ebola healthcare worker

New DRC Ebola outbreak grows to 8 cases, 4 fatal

The index patient is a 27-year-old woman who died in a Wangata hospital on May 18, and a teen girl also died.

Nov 26, 2019

Nov 26, 2019
Soldiers in DR Congo

WHO, UNICEF evacuate staff in DRC amid growing unrest

With 1 new case confirmed today, the Ebola outbreak has grown to 3,304 infections, including 2,198 fatal ones.

Nov 19, 2019

Nov 19, 2019

News Scan for Nov 19, 2019

Measles in Samoa
DRC Ebola update
Yellow fever in Nigeria
Funds for polio eradication
Poliovirus detection in Ivory Coast


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