Universal Zika Vaccine is the Next Step Forward
Thailand dengue cases up an additional 5,000, Actor Por Sahawong in coma Dengue fever on Big Island: 19 cases and counting Thailand dengue outbreak tops 100,000 cases, 100 deaths
Copper as an infection control weapon against MERS, other coronaviruses
Saudi Arabia reports seven additional MERS cases, global total now at 834 Philippines: DOH advises against Filipino Muslims travel to Hajj due to MERS MERS virus update: Four new cases in Saudi Arabia, details on the 113 retrospective cases
Nigeria reports a steady decline in the number of confirmed Lassa fever cases
Monkeypox increases in Africa raise concerns ‘Invisible Killers’ highlights dangers of Influenza, Ebola, Smallpox: premieres on March 29 Marburg outbreak in Uganda: Five cases reported
Malaria ‘superbugs’ threaten global malaria control
Universal Zika Vaccine is the Next Step Forward Zika in Florida: 1st Martin County case, 6th pregnant woman Guatemala: Locally acquired Zika virus infection confirmed
Ireland: Four measles cases confirmed in Limerick City in past month
Measles strikes nine members of Israel Defense Forces Europe: Listeria infections stable but frequently reported among the elderly Romania measles outbreak grows, officials lower age to give vaccine
Ukraine: Salmonella sickens dozens in Lviv, linked to smoked fish
Salmonella: Laboratory-acquired outbreak identified by CDC Europe: Listeria infections stable but frequently reported among the elderly Multidrug-resistant Salmonella outbreak linked to Dairy bull calves
H5N6 avian influenza reported in Anhui province, 13th human case in China since 2014
China reports first human H5N6 avian flu infection in Sichuan man Hong Kong imported H7N9 avian influenza cases now in double digits Hong Kong investigates another imported human H7N9 avian influenza case
California West Nile virus cases top 100
Israel sees increase in West Nile virus since August New Jersey: Passaic County man is 1st West Nile virus death since 2013 San Diego County man first West Nile virus case since 2012, detected during blood donation screening
Shigella cases triple last year’s total in Hillsborough County
Florida Vibrio vulnificus update: 43 cases and 9 deaths through October Syracuse University: Mumps cases prompt cancellation of fall lacrosse events Chagas disease: Benznidazole IND receives FDA clearance
Alberta: Gastrointestinal illnesses may be linked to raw oysters in Edmonton
Purdue scientists have bright idea for detecting harmful bacteria in food products Hepatitis A outbreak linked to frozen strawberries tops 120 cases Multistate Listeria outbreak linked to frozen vegetables send 8 to the hospital
Norovirus outbreak sickens dozens on Island Princess
Disney Wonder: CDC reports additional cases in gastrointestinal outbreak Simi Valley Chipotle employees test positive for norovirus Idaho: Norovirus identified in Eagle Island State Park outbreak, over 100 sickened
Wyoming report increase in syphilis in the southeast
Syphilis cases rise in Colorado, including 9 eye infections HPV transmission via sex toys: One study’s findings Porn stars at ‘extremely high’ STD risk: Study
Chikungunya, cholera and other diseases in Haiti: An ‘on the ground’ perspective with Haitian Hearts, Dr. John Carroll
Chikungunya update with infectious disease journalist, Chuck Simmins MERS-CoV update with Mike Coston Interview with ‘Nurses who Vaccinate’ founder, Melody Butler
Flu vaccine with four times the antigen reduces hospital visits for nursing home residents: Study
Vaccines: Heat-stable versions saves money, protects more people according to MSF study Ebola vaccines provide immune responses after 1 year Horsepox vaccine to prevent smallpox infection: ‘A safer vaccine to protect against smallpox’
Leprosy cases in Florida at 18, half in Brevard County
Los Angeles County Equine Herpes Virus outbreak: 4 horses currently quarantined H7N2 avian influenza reported in dozens of cats at Manhattan shelter Pythons and boas: Inclusion body disease detected using immunological assays
Australia Listeriosis outbreak linked to cantaloupe: Seven deaths reported
Sydney: Two additional measles cases reported Fiji: Leptospirosis cases climb to 166 Australian researchers closer to dengue treatment
‘Invisible Killers’ highlights dangers of Influenza, Ebola, Smallpox: premieres on March 29
What is Strongyloides stercoralis ? Royal Caribbean’s ‘Explorer of the Seas’: GI outbreak sickens 300 passengers and crew Bakery workers linked to norovirus outbreak in Japanese schoolkids
Chagas disease: 7 family members from Lábrea infected, Açaí consumption suspected
Yellow fever updates for Brazil and Peru Dominican Republic reports more than 50 leptospirosis deaths in 2016 Zika: Panama reports 4 microcephaly cases, 5th country to report according to PAHO
Syria crisis: Medical and Humanitarian organizations call on UN to stop violence using billboards
Measles strikes nine members of Israel Defense Forces Yemen cholera outbreak tops 10,000 Yemen suspected cholera cases double in a week
India: Anthrax cases rise in Visakha Agency
Dengue fever: Taiwan cases continue to surge, Delhi has record August Another ‘brain-eating amoeba’ death reported in Pakistan, 3rd of the year in Karachi Indiana: Shigella outbreak reported in Marion County
Canada: Group A Streptococcus alert issued in London
President Trump signs Executive Orders to clear Dakota Access, Keystone Pipeline to move forward, critics angry Alberta: Gastrointestinal illnesses may be linked to raw oysters in Edmonton Canada: Heart surgery patients contacted about Mycobacterium chimaera risk in Nova Scotia
Medford Township: Rabid kitten exposes 13, prompts rabies advisory
Vietnam: Yen Bai province’s daily battle with rabies Philippines: Soccsksargen Region records nine human rabies fatalities in first quarter Uruguay: Rabies outbreak strike Cerro Largo farms, 25 animals dead
Polio in Laos: CDC recommends travelers be fully vaccinated
Equatorial Guinea reports fifth polio case of the year; additional cases reported in Nigeria, Pakistan New polio case reported in Kano State, Nigeria: Report Brazil: Wild poliovirus type 1 detected in Sao Paulo sewage samples
New insight on malaria parasite transmission could inform future drug development
Zika: Pregnant women should be tested more than once, study says Zika antibody cocktail protects monkeys in study Malaria: Penn State researchers describe target for combatting drug-resistant parasites
Florida confirms ‘locally acquired’ chikungunya cases in St. Lucie, Palm Beach Counties
Chikungunya and dengue fever anti-viral invented by Florida researcher Jamaica records second chikungunya case Tampa Bay Rays pitcher, Joel Peralta, may have contracted chikungunya in the Dominican Republic