By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In two separate articles in the Annals of Neurology, clinicians in India and England report cases of a rare neurological disorder called Guillain-Barre syndrome...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenew Officials with Public Health — Seattle & King County report investigating an outbreak of norovirus-like illness with vomiting, diarrhea, body aches, and chills...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health authorities in Manitoba have reported a single case of H3N2 variant influenza (flu) (H3N2v) in the southern part of the province. The virus is related to influenza...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Biopharmaceutical company, Qpex Biopharma, announced this week the initiation of a Phase 1 study of QPX9003, a next generation intravenous (IV)-administered synthetic...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Syphilis was a major issue in Japan decades ago until shortly after the end of World War II, but the total reported cases declined to several hundred annually until...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews So far in 2021, 11 cases of hantavirus have been registered in Panama, of which 6 cases have been classified as Cardiopulmonary Syndrome due to Hantavirus (SCPH)...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The first death due to the “black fungus”, mucormycosis, has been reported in Argentina, according to a El Litoral report. The case was a 35-year-old...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews While the Philippines as a whole is reporting a significant drop in dengue fever cases in 2021, some areas or provinces are reporting an increase this year. In South...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Guinean health authorities today declared the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak over today. The outbreak in Guinea was declared on February 14 this year. Cumulatively...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Pakistan has been a hotspot for infections with the “brain-eating amoeba”, Naegleria fowleri in recent years and now officials are reporting two more...