News & Perspective

Mar 30, 2021

Mar 30, 2021

News Scan for Mar 30, 2021

COVID-19 and social vulnerability
CARB-X funds for gonorrhea vaccine
Polio vaccinator killings
Avian flu in 2 nations

Jan 04, 2021

Jan 04, 2021

News Scan for Jan 04, 2021

Outpatient antibiotic prescribing decrease
Polio in 4 countries
Avian flu outbreaks

Jan 27, 2021

Jan 27, 2021
COVID testing

Cases drop in main global pandemic hot spots but surge elsewhere

In other developments, 70 countries have now detected the B117 variant, and more nations have also reported the 501Y.V2 and P.1 variants.

Jan 23, 2018

Jan 23, 2018
Flying gull

H5N6 strikes again in UK birds; H5 detected in Afghan poultry

DEFRA says the risk of avian flu spreading to other UK wild birds is high.

Nov 11, 2008

Nov 11, 2008

US to give FAO $44 million for avian flu control

(CIDRAP News) – The United States will contribute another $44.4 million to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization's (FAO's) campaign to prevent and control avian influenza, the FAO announced today.

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