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Imported cases of Lassa fever often missed for days

Imported cases of Lassa fever often missed for days
January 16, 2019

Food supply at ‘extremely low risk’ for increased contamination during shutdown

January 16, 2019
With FDA food safety inspectors furloughed during the government shutdown, media reports indicated concern that food facilities would not be inspected, leading to…
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Shigella shows high resistance to azithromycin, ciprofloxacin

January 16, 2019
More than half of tested Shigella isolates obtained from men who have sex with men, or MSM, in an Australian state demonstrated resistance to azithromycin, and almost…
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FDA approves Tdap vaccine Adacel for repeat vaccination

January 15, 2019
The FDA has approved the expanded use of Adacel for repeat vaccination to help protect against tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis, Sanofi Pasteur announced. Adacel is the…
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Almost 16% of pediatric transplant recipients hospitalized with vaccine-preventable diseases

January 15, 2019
Children receiving solid organ transplants — especially lung, heart, intestine and multivisceral transplants — are hospitalized with vaccine-preventable…
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Implications of Emerging Antiviral Agents for Influenza: Assessing the Evidence

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

The administration of influenza vaccines has remained the most effective way to prevent seasonal influenza. However…
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Study: 14% of transgender women, 3% of transgender men have HIV

January 14, 2019
Based on a systematic review and meta-analysis of available data, researchers calculated that around 14% of transgender…
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VIDEO: Addressing equal representation at IDWeek

October 7, 2018
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