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Influenza
Monday, February 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update: Influenza Activity — United States, October 1, 2017–February 3, 2018 »
Interim estimates of 2017–18 season vaccine effectiveness (VE) against influenza A and influenza B virus infection associa...
Monday, February 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Infectious Virus in Exhaled Breath of Symptomatic Seasonal Influenza Cases from a College Community »
This paper improves on the lack of human data on influenza virus aerosol shedding and helps contribute to the argument of...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Flu Now Considered Epidemic by CDC »
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) believes the nation is at peak flu season, as the disease is now con...
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
World Health Organization's Global Surveillance »
http://www.who.int/influenza/surveillance_monitoring/updates/latest_update_GIP_surveillance/en/
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pan American Health Organization's Influenza Situation in the Americas »
http://www.paho.org/hq/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3352%253A2010-influenza-situation-report&c...

Zika virus
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Elsevier Zika Virus Resource Center »
http://www.thelancet.com/campaigns/zika/elsevierid
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Findings from an Investigation of Zika Virus Infection in a Patient with No Known Risk Factors »
MMWR Publication: Preliminary Findings from an Investigation of Zika Virus Infection in a Patient with No Known Risk Facto...
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Characteristics of Children Aged <18 Years with Zika Virus Disease Acquired Postnatally »
MMWR Publication: Demographics and Clinical Characteristics of Children Aged 0-17 Years with Zika Virus Disease Acquired P...
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Zika Virus Country Classification Scheme »
WHO has created a new Zika country classification scheme, which assigns geographical areas of the world to 4 different cat...
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
World Map of Areas with Risk of Zika »
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/page/world-map-areas-with-zika

Hepatitis
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hepatitis A Alert! »
Since March of 2017, there has been an ongoing outbreak of Hepatitis A seen predominantly in the homeless population and a...
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Issues Black Box Warning for DAAs »
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a  black box warning  for the DAAs used in the treatmen...

Guidance, Compliance, & Regulatory Information
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Decides Against Issuing Final Guidance on Over Laboratory Developed Tests LDT’s »
Citing stakeholders’ requests for further discussion on appropriate oversight mechanisms and congressional interest in a p...

Seoul virus
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Outbreak of Seoul Virus Associated with Home-based Rat-breeding Facilities in Wisconsin and Illinois »
CDC Health Advisory Network has reported an outbreak of Seoul virus first diagnosed in a home-based rat breeder in Wiscons...

Hemorrhagic Fever Virus
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Virus is Expanding its Global Footprint »
Report of two recent cases from Spain:  http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1615162  ...

CMV
Sunday, December 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update on CMV »
Check out the recent publication, “Primary cytomegalovirus infection in immunocompetent adults in the Unites States” by Na...

Miscellaneous
Thursday, April 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vaccine waning and mumps re-emergence in the United States »
This research article suggests that the recent outbreaks of mumps taking place in the US and other countries is possibly d...
Thursday, March 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Enterovirus D68 and acute flaccid myelitis—evaluating the evidence for causality »
This paper reviews the causality for EV D68 and AFM, which came to the spotlight in 2015 and 2016.   http...

HPV
Tuesday, January 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Non-Symptomatic, Persistent Oral HPV Infection »
A non-symptomatic, persistent oral HPV infection is associated with low salivary levels of matrix metalloproteinase 8.&nbs...

HIV
Thursday, March 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sexually transmitted infections and immune activation »
Lower CD4 +   T-cell counts and increased immune activation in the setting of STIs among virally suppressed HIV-infe...

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