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WHO launches malaria vaccine program in 3 African countries

April 23, 2019
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Nonmedical vaccine exemptions ‘violate’ a ‘fundamental right’ of children

Infectious Diseases in Children, April 2019
Thanks to a highly effective vaccination program in the United States, measles was declared eliminated in 2000. Since then, imported cases of measles have caused…
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with Kelly Cawcutt, MD, MS

Infectious Disease News, April 2019
The phone call came while I was celebrating Christmas with my husband’s family during my first year of medical school. My grandfather, a World War II veteran, both…

Which probiotics or combination of probiotics hold the most promise for C. difficile prevention?

Infectious Disease News, April 2019
POINT CDI — a battle we must fight in the war on antibiotic resistance — is uniquely complex and multifactorial. Several tactics are required to keep this…
Eye on ID

Watch out for C. auris: It’s not just a problem for infection control

Infectious Disease News, April 2019
Suzanne F. Bradley, MD
For this Eye on ID, I have turned over the job to Suzanne Bradley to review what is known about a new organism, Candida auris, that has spread over the world in a
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Emerging Antiviral Agents Influenzing Clinical Practice

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

Better diagnostic modalities, more effective treatments, and practical methods to control the spread of influenza are…
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Amid ongoing violence, Ebola outbreak in Congo tops 1,000 cases

Infectious Disease News, April 2019
The Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, or DRC, has topped 1,000 cases, and officials have…
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Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)

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VIDEO: Australia achieves high HCV therapy uptake among injection drug users

April 22, 2019
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