Health officials in France have reported the third measles fatality of 2018 in a 17-year-old immunocompromised girl from the region of New Aquitaine. Overall, there has been a decrease in the number of...

Health officials in England report more measles cases in the current outbreak, 170 additional cases in the past five weeks. This brings the total to 757 laboratory confirmed measles cases in England...

Measles Ukrainian health officials recorded an additional 1,021 measles cases in the past week, bringing the total cases for the year to 25,008. Of this total, 10,085 adults and 14,923 children have...

The Swiss Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) reported recently on the tick-borne disease situation in the country (computer translated), and the data shows that case numbers of tick-borne encephalitis...

The Norway Institute of Public Health reports investigating an outbreak of gastrointestinal bacteria, Yersinia enterocolitica O:9. To date, 18 people from several counties have been diagnosed with the...

Hologic, Inc. announced this week that its Panther Fusion® MRSA assay has received CE-mark in Europe. This assay, the latest in a growing menu of Panther Fusion® and Aptima® assays, brings full automation,...

Experts from the Regional Public Health Office located in Michalovce are closely monitoring the situation of measles in eastern Slovakia, according to the Public Health Authority of the Slovak Republic...

Danish health authorities reported 94 imported malaria cases in 2017, a number roughly on a par with the level recorded in the past few years–about 100 cases per year. Compared with 2014, 2015...

The Ireland Health Service Executive (HSE) has advised the public to take extra care when handling and preparing food following an increase in the number of Verocytotoxigenic Escherichia coli (VTEC)...

Frozen corn and possibly other frozen vegetables are the likely source of an outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes that has been affecting Austria, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, and the United Kingdom since...