Noticias

E.g., 04/22/2018
E.g., 04/22/2018
An article from Smithsonian Magazine
August 16, 2013 - How Typhoid Mary Stayed Healthy   August 16, 2013 -- Some people carrying chronic diseases can breeze through life, showing no symptoms of the microbes within—only to infect the people they come into contact with, occasionally...
An article from Vaccine News Daily
August 16, 2013 - WHO advisory group says universal immunization efforts must continue   WHO member states in the Western Pacific region must keep up efforts to achieve universal immunization coverage to prevent diseases like polio, a WHO advisory...
An article from IRINnews.org
August 16, 2013 - Cholera resurgent in Guinea-Bissau   August 16, 2013 -- More than 700 people have been sickened by cholera in Guinea-Bissau, the highest number of cases so far this year in West Africa, which has nonetheless seen a significant...
An article from the Washington Post
August 16, 2013 - Somalia polio outbreak spreads; 105 recorded cases   August 16, 2013 -- Somalia is suffering an “explosive” outbreak of polio and now has more cases than the rest of the world combined, an official said Friday. Vaccination teams...
An article from the Wall Street Journal
August 16, 2013 - Dengue Fever Sweeps Southeast Asia   August 16, 2013 -- Southeast Asia is scrambling to combat a deadly outbreak of dengue fever, the tropical illness transmitted by mosquitoes, which has hit parts of the region especially hard....
An article from The Guardian
August 15, 2013 -  Apathy over aid effectiveness threatens global partnership: Funding shortfall and donor backtracking on country ownership could prove fatal to hard-won Busan breakthrough   August 15, 2013 -- The global partnership on aid...
An article from Vaccine News Daily
August 15, 2013 - WHO issues update on H7N9 influenza virus   August 15, 2013 -- The World Health Organization announced a new laboratory confirmed case on Sunday of human infection with avian influenza A H7N9 virus, the first newly confirmed case...
An article from IRINnews.org
August 15, 2013 - Immunization challenges in South Sudan despite polio success   August 15, 2013 -- South Sudan is doing its bit for global polio eradication efforts, but huge gaps in immunization against other diseases remain. Targeted polio...
An article from Science Daily
August 15, 2013 - New Study Puts a Price On Drug-Resistant TB Cases in EU   August 15, 2013 -- A new study has calculated the average cost per case of TB in the EU. The findings suggest the economic burden of TB far outweighs the costs of...
An article from Vaccine News Daily
August 15, 2013 - FAO says it’s too early to draw conclusions on source of MERS-CoV   August 15, 2013 -- More analysis is needed to determine the possible role of animals in the spread of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, the Food...
An opinion piece from Devex.com
August 15, 2013 - Jim Kim's 'science of delivery': What role for politics?   August 15, 2013 -- EDITOR’S NOTE: What is Jim Yong Kim talking about with his focus on “science of delivery?” Kevin Watkins, executive director of the Overseas...
An article from Xinhua News Service
August 15, 2013 - H7N9 kills 45 in China, vaccine in manufacturing   August 15, 2013 -- H7N9 bird flu has killed 45 people on the Chinese mainland since the first human infection was confirmed in late March, a health official said Thursday. A...
An article from FierceVaccines
August 15, 2013 - The search for a universal flu vaccine has focused on the stem of the lollipop-shaped hemagglutinin of the influenza virus. While the composition of the head changes, the stem is fairly constant from strain to strain. New data...
An article from Vaccine News Daily
August 15, 2013 - FDA approves new drug for HIV treatment   August 15, 2013 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a new drug to treat HIV-1 infection on Monday that be taken daily in combination with other antiretroviral drugs. Tivicay...
An article from Voice of America
August 14, 2013 - Irrigation Brings Malaria Along with Water   August 14, 2013 -- Irrigation can make a big difference in agricultural production and in the lives of farm families. But the artificial application of water may not all be for the...
An article from Vaccine News Daily
August 14, 2013 - Mucosis publishes preclinical data on RSV vaccines   August 14, 2013 -- Mucosis B.V., a clinical-stage Dutch biotechnology company, announced the publication on Monday of preclinical data demonstrating that its SynGEM intranasal...
An article from LiveScience
August 14, 2013 - Universal Flu Vaccine: Pandemic Viruses May Give Clues   August 14, 2013 -- A good strategy for developing a universal flu vaccine may be to try to mimic the body's natural immune response to a pandemic flu virus, a new study...
An update from the Pan American Health Organization
August 14, 2013 - Epidemiological Update: Cholera   August 14, 2013 -- Please click here to read about the current status of cholera outbreaks in the Pan American Region.
An article from Al Jazeera
August 13, 2013 - CAR announces severe measles epidemic   August 13, 2013 -- A severe measles epidemic has affected the whole territory of the Central African Republic, which lacks any strong health infrastructure, Health Minister Aguid Sounouk...
An article from AllAfrica.com
August 13, 2013 - Ugandan App for Pain-Free Malaria Test   August 13, 2013 -- In his 21 years Brian Gitta has had malaria too many times to count. And over the years, because of the numerous times he has had to have his blood drawn to test for the...

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