NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews At least one Afghan refugee that recently arrived at Fort McCoy in Wisconsin has been confirmed measles positive, according to a ABC News 19 report. According to a Fort...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Paraguay has not registered measles cases for more than 20 years, but now a laboratory in the United States is expected to confirm whether the case of the girl admitted...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Ministry of Health in Alagoas state has reported 11 confirmed cases of measles since May this year in two municipalities. According to the G1 report, the cases are...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials at Turku University Hospital (Tyks) report that a child with measles has potentially exposed up to 150 people in the facility. The child visited the hospital’s...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The State Department of Health (Sesa) in Ceará state in northeastern Brazil has confirmed the first measles case in 16 months. The case, a 3-year-old child, was reported in July...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) announced Monday it has submitted a Biologics License Application (BLA) to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for PRIORIX (Measles, Mumps, and Rubella...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Scientists from Robert Koch Institute report a significant decrease in case notifications for almost all notifiable diseases during the first months of COVID-19 pandemic...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenew In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Borno State, Nigeria, health officials reported an additional 417 suspected cases of Measles last week, bringing the outbreak...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In the past month and a half, the city of Jacobabad, in northern Sindh province, has seen a surge of measles deaths in children. According to a Ary News report,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenew Lassa fever The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported five additional confirmed Lassa fever cases, all from Edo State the week ending May 30. This brings...