Weekly Digest: Investing in effective antibiotics critical to preventing deaths during pandemic influenza outbreaks; Preclinical results for Mayaro virus vaccine; Scaling up hepatitis C elimination efforts.
February 15, 2019
Investing in antibiotics to alleviate future catastrophic outcomes: What is the value of having an effective antibiotic to mitigate pandemic influenza?
February 12, 2019
Weekly Digest: New data added to CDDEP’s ResistanceMap; Flu vaccine 90 percent effective among Hong Kong children; Resurgence of vaccine-preventable diseases in Venezuela.
Weekly Digest: Amid resurgence of measles in Italy, lower public health expenditures associated with reduced vaccination coverage; International cooperation and laboratory capacity-building enabled swift Nipah response.
Weekly Digest: Resistant bacteria on meat in US supermarkets; New hepatitis B blood test could help scale up treatment in low income countries; Antiviral influenza treatment is studied to treat Lassa virus.
Weekly Digest: Burst of innovation in India could lead to breakthroughs in antibiotic development; The human costs of antimicrobial resistance; Blood glucose reduced in Type 1 diabetics who receive BCG.
Weekly Digest: Research and response to mass administration of azithromycin; Antibiotic-resistant pathogens found in India fish markets; A third of hospital patients receive antibiotics, most without lab tests.