News & Perspective

Oct 20, 2021

Oct 20, 2021
Crowd at a Moscow subway station

Global COVID-19 decline shows signs of stalling

For the third week in a row, illness numbers in Europe rose, with a 7% jump last week.

Feb 10, 2021

Feb 10, 2021
AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

WHO advisors recommend AstraZeneca COVID vaccine for emergency use

Also, the WHO says overall cases and deaths are falling, but more nations are reporting variant viruses.

Aug 18, 2020

Aug 18, 2020
Healthcare workers donning COVID-19 protective equipment

WHO urges global coordination of vaccine rollout, notes COVID in Caribbean

The head of the WHO warns about "vaccine nationalism" and previews a basic strategy for deploying vaccine.

Mar 01, 2020

Mar 01, 2020

COVID-19 cases surge in South Korea, Italy, and Iran

Countries reporting their first cases include the Czech Republic, the Dominican Republic, Ireland, Scotland, and Luxembourg.

Oct 22, 2019

Oct 22, 2019

News Scan for Oct 22, 2019

CDC study in Central America
Zambian polio case
Measles in Ethiopia, Lebanon
Oseltamivir against 1918 flu
Second French Zika case

Jan 11, 2019

Jan 11, 2019

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Jan 11, 2019

US XDR typhoid cases
ICU Klebsiella stewardship
Antimicrobials in European chickens
MCR-1 in Wyoming
CDC alert over Mexico infections
Highly resistant gonorrhea in the UK
Penicillin allergy testing
Antibiotics and joint replacement
MDR Shigella in Australia
Resistant-infection alert in RI

May 31, 2018

May 31, 2018

News Scan for May 31, 2018

More DRC Ebola cases
Nipah deaths in India
Emergency guidelines gaps
Avian flu outbreaks

Nov 16, 2017

Nov 16, 2017

News Scan for Nov 16, 2017

Marburg outbreak winds down
Flu vax text alerts
Diphtheria in Latin America
Yemen health crisis
Avian flu in Brazil

Nov 07, 2017

Nov 07, 2017

News Scan for Nov 07, 2017

More-resistant MDR-TB
Plague in Madagascar
More monkeypox in Nigeria
Dengue vaccine
Long-term West Nile damage

Apr 26, 2017

Apr 26, 2017

News Scan for Apr 26, 2017

Raw milk burden
Saudi MERS case
H9N2 case in China
New polio vaccine
Chikungunya in Pakistan


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