News & Perspective

May 20, 2022

May 20, 2022
Monkeypox on leg and hand of young girl

More nations report monkeypox; possible case in New York

At least 8 European countries and Canada, the US, and Australia have tallied cases.

Apr 26, 2022

Apr 26, 2022
Scientist at microscope in lab

CIDRAP to develop vaccine roadmap for future coronavirus threats

The roadmap "will provide a framework for the development of broadly protective coronavirus vaccines to ensure that we are prepared to respond" to future SARS-CoV-2 variants or other viruses with pandemic potential.

May 03, 2021

May 03, 2021

News Scan for May 03, 2021

End to DRC Ebola outbreak
Canadian variant flu cases

Mar 27, 2017

Mar 27, 2017

News Scan for Mar 27, 2017

MERS case
Avian flu in 3 nations
Meningitis in Nigeria
Preparedness spending

Oct 19, 2016

Oct 19, 2016

News Scan for Oct 19, 2016

E coli in beef
Avian flu outbreaks
Cholera funding
Healthcare-related infections
5-strain kids' vaccine

Oct 10, 2014

Oct 10, 2014

News Scan for Oct 10, 2014

Marburg confirmed in Uganda
Novel poxvirus in US
$50 million for Haiti

Aug 11, 2014

Aug 11, 2014

News Scan for Aug 11, 2014

Another chikungunya spike
MERS case in Saudi Arabia
Salmonella from baby poultry
Polio vaccination in Iraq

Sep 30, 2021

Sep 30, 2021
Flu vaccine researcher

WHO- and CIDRAP-led flu vaccine roadmap presents path to better vaccines

The 10-year plan starts today and gives recommendations for a range of scientific disciplines to better address seasonal flu and prepare for the next flu pandemic.

Mar 02, 2021

Mar 02, 2021
Oxygen canisters

WHO sounds alarm over COVID-linked oxygen crisis

Low-resource nations have borne the brunt of shaky oxygen supply chains, even before COVID.

Feb 26, 2021

Feb 26, 2021
Aedes aegypti Zika mosquito

Zika roadmap outlines steps toward diagnostics, treatment, vaccines

Now open for public comment, the WHO-led roadmap has 14 goals.


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