By Robert Herriman  @bactiman63 As 2019 comes to a close, the number of big, important infectious disease news and outbreak was in no shortage since January. So, it becomes my annual task to try to...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the malaria situation in Burundi in 2019, the World Health Organization reports a progressive increase in cases in the past year across all 46 districts...

By NewsDesk   @bactiman63 The Laos Ministry of Health has reported more than 5,600 malaria cases in 2019, a significant decrease from 2018, according to a Vientiane Times report. No deaths have been...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews This week, the World Health Organization (WHO) released the World Malaria Report 2019, which details the situation of the parasitic disease globally in 2018. In this...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Earlier this week, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) release the latest data on malaria in the Region of the Americas. In this video, I focus on the “official”...

GSK Brazil and Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV) today announced that the Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency (ANVISA) has granted  Marketing Authorization Approval, under Priority Review, for single-dose...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The World Health Organization (WHO) released updated numbers of the malaria epidemic in Burundi and the total cases has eclipsed 7 million for 2019. From 1 January...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Since our last report one month ago, the number of malaria cases in Burundi has increased nearly one million cases. Since December 2018 through September 2019, health...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews It’s been a tough year for Pakistan and the capital city of Karachi, in particular when it comes to infectious disease outbreaks in 2019. In this video, I look...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews European health officials reported last week on a travel-associated case of a monkey malaria,  Plasmodium cynomolgi, in a individual from Denmark. According to the...