Nouvelles

E.g., 04/20/2018
E.g., 04/20/2018
An article from Time
February 22, 2016 - CDC director Tom Frieden talks to TIME about what we're learning in the battle against the Zika virus   As the Zika virus continues to spread through the Americas, health officials in the U.S. are hurrying to learn more about...
An article from Voice of America
February 19, 2016 - Scientists suspect an outbreak of the Zika virus is behind a surge in a rare birth defect in Brazil. But how are they going to prove it?   Authorities in the South American country were quick to make the link last fall. The...
Un article de Parlement européen Actualité
February 18, 2016 - Le virus Zika, accusé de causer des malformations congénitales, soulève des inquiétudes croissantes en Europe. Mercredi 17 février, les députés de la commission de l'environnement et de la santé publique ont débattu de cette...
An article from Forbes
February 18, 2016 - A precious blood sample arrived at Laura Walker’s lab in Lebanon, New Hampshire one year ago.   It wasn’t much–just 50 milliliters (about 1.7 fluid ounces).   But this tiny sample turned out to hold tremendous scientific value...
Un article de Sud-Kivu
February 18, 2016 - Plus de cent nouveaux cas de choléra, dont deux décès, ont été enregistrés dans la zone de santé d’Uvira (Sud-Kivu) depuis le mois de janvier dernier.   Selon le chargé de communication de cette zone de santé, Jaime Saidi, les...
An article from Reuters
February 17, 2016 - The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday that $56 million were needed to combat the Zika virus until June, including for the fast-tracking of vaccines, diagnostics and research studies into how it spreads.   The...
An article from Reuters
February 17, 2016 - Gunmen shot and wounded a Pakistani polio worker in the eastern city of Lahore on Wednesday, the latest in a string of attacks against eradication teams in a country that accounts for more than 70 percent of the world's cases...
An article from Brookings Institute
February 16, 2016 - The ongoing issues related to the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the Zika  virus are still emerging, however the policy implications have certainly taken shape. The President’s recent budget includes an $1.8 billion...
Un artículo de DNDI Latinoamérica
February 16, 2016 - Justo antes de finalizar el 2015, se conoció la triste noticia de la adquisición de los derechos sobre el benznidazol en los EE. UU. con la intención de obtener un Vale de Revisión Prioritaria (PRV, por sus siglas en inglés) de...
Un article de Le Monde
February 16, 2016 - Depuis quelque temps, on découvre un nouveau virus dans la fumée encore visible de l’épidémie d’Ebola. En métropole, on découvre et apprend donc de ce « nouveau » virus, Zika, qu’il est un arbovirus vectorisé par des moustiques...
An article from the Washington Post
February 14, 2016 - Hot on the heels of the Ebola outbreak that wreaked havoc in West Africa, the Zika virus — a flu-like illness that normally causes mild symptoms but can be severe — is quickly spreading throughout Latin America. Brazil, which...
An article from Reuters
February 12, 2016 - Suspected links between the Zika virus and two neurological disorders, microcephaly in babies and Guillain-Barre syndrome, should be confirmed within weeks, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday.   A sharp increase...
An article from the Myanmar Times
February 11, 2016 - Striking what they hope will be a death blow against polio, health officials are preparing for a nationwide assault. The Supplementary Polio Immunisation Campaign will take place from February 20 to 22, National Immunisation...
An article from the New York Times
February 4, 2016 - Dozens of people linked to the most recent cases of Ebola in Sierra Leone are still missing, the World Health Organization warns, saying that among them 18 contacts are at high risk of having the virus.   WHO representative Dr....
An article from AllAfrica
February 4, 2016 - The pain seems not to be over yet for a nursing student from Ondo State, as she battles to save her mother from the Lassa Fever virus, having lost her father and brother to the dreaded disease within two weeks.   For some...
February 3, 2016 - Comienza reunión latinoamericana de ministros de salud sobre el zika  La Razón Digital / EFE / Montevideo10:10 / 03 de febrero de 2016 Los ministros de Salud de 14 países de América Latina dieron inicio este miércoles (3 de...
Un article de l'OMS
February 2, 2016 - Du 22 au 27 janvier 2016, le point focal national RSI pour le Royaume d’Arabie saoudite a notifié à l’OMS 5 cas supplémentaires d’infection par le coronavirus du syndrome respiratoire du Moyen Orient (MERS CoV).   Informations...
An article from the WHO
February 2, 2016 - Between 22 and 27 January 2016, the National IHR Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia notified WHO of 5 additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection.   Details of the cases   A 47-...
un article de Eirope1
February 2, 2016 - Le groupe français Sanofi a annoncé mardi qu'il travaillait sur un vaccin contre l'épidémie du virus Zika.    Sanofi Pasteur, la division vaccins de Sanofi, a annoncé mardi qu'il se lançait dans la recherche d'un vaccin contre...
Un article de Le Monde
February 2, 2016 - Transmis par des moustiques, comme la dengue ou le chikungunya, ce virus a déjà touché 1,5 million de personnes au Brésil, et 3 à 4 millions de cas sont attendus sur le continent américain en 2016. Des cas importés ont été...

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