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Apr 26, 2022

Apr 26, 2022

News Scan for Apr 26, 2022

Second Ebola case in DRC
First human H3N8 avian flu case
More kids' hepatitis
States report more avian flu

Feb 18, 2022

Feb 18, 2022

ASP Scan (Weekly) for Feb 18, 2022

Pre-pandemic antimicrobial consumption
COVID-19 antibiotic use in Japan, Hong Kong
MCR-1 resistance gene in E coli
Antibiotic for plague, melioidosis
Antimicrobial prescribing app for LMICs
ESBL-E infections in US
Improper asymptomatic bacteriuria antibiotics

Nov 22, 2021

Nov 22, 2021

News Scan for Nov 22, 2021

Non-COVID infant vaccines in pandemic
Risk of H5N6 avian flu cases
OIE avian flu surveillance alert

Sep 15, 2021

Sep 15, 2021
Temperature check in restaurant sign in window

Global COVID-19 cases show substantial drop

All global regions saw declines, yet nearly 4 million new cases and more than 62,000 deaths were reported.

Sep 14, 2021

Sep 14, 2021
Biden exiting plane

Biden gathers support for global pandemic summit

While welcoming the move, African leaders pushed for multiple ways to boost vaccine access, including easing export bans.

Aug 25, 2021

Aug 25, 2021
Man getting COVID vaccine

WHO sees signs of global COVID-19 plateau

Also, a US probe into the source of SARS-CoV-2 was inconclusive, with worries that time is running out to discover the origin.

Aug 06, 2021

Aug 06, 2021

US reaches 50% fully vaccinated against COVID

Also, Asian countries continue to grapple with new cases, with Japan reporting another record daily high.

Jul 13, 2021

Jul 13, 2021
man on oxygen

Indonesia's surge intensifies; other Asian nations set daily COVID records

The country is ordering oxygen supplies from other nations, enough for home treatment.

May 27, 2021

May 27, 2021
COVID vaccine worker in Somalia

Africa sounds urgent call for COVID-19 vaccine doses

Also, Japanese officials are mulling extending the state of emergency for much of the country.

May 26, 2021

May 26, 2021

Hot spot COVID activity flares as global cases drop; Biden orders fresh probe into virus source

Four of the five countries with the most cases last week were in the Americas.


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