By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The number of new coronavirus cases has been growing for the fifth week in a row in Finland, according to Finnish health authorities. In week 29 (19–25 July), a...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews African swine fever (ASF) has been confirmed in samples collected from pigs in the Dominican Republic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Foreign Animal...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In France, the general directorates of the following public research institutions–ANSES, CEA, CNRS, INRAE ​​and Inserm–have decided jointly and in...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Liberia has reported a higher Case Fatality Rate (CFR) among confirmed Lassa fever cases this year to date compared to the previous five years, according to the World...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A newly completed study that analyzed serum samples from free-ranging white-tailed deer for antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews New research from the University of Florida explains how a family of bacteria called Yersinia infects the body so successfully. Yersinia bacteria, a family that includes...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) reported an additional 97 Delta (B.1.617.2) variant cases today, bringing the total Delta variant cases to 216. Of the...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the monkeypox case recently confirmed in Dallas, Texas, the World Health Organization (WHO) published a DON Tuesday with some additional details: On...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Two yellow fever cases in individuals from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) tested positive by Plaque Reduction Neutralization Test (PRNT) at Centre Pasteur...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) said Tuesday that while there is an observed increase in cases, there is no definitive evidence of a surge in the National...