Respiratory Infections

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Small study shows no vertical transmission of novel coronavirus

February 17, 2020

Proposed US budget cuts could have ‘disastrous’ effect on global health

February 13, 2020
President Trump’s proposed 2021 budget would reduce HHS funding by more than 9%, including large cuts to the NIH and CDC budgets. Reductions to some programs could…
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FDA approves pandemic H5N1 flu vaccine Audenz

February 3, 2020
The FDA announced the approval of a vaccine to protect against pandemic influenza A(H5N1). Audenz (Seqirus) is the first-ever adjuvanted, cell-based vaccine designed to…

‘Mixed bag’ flu season has been particularly tough on children

January 28, 2020
For the first time in 27 years, influenza B viruses have predominated in the United States, accounting for more than 56% of samples tested in public health laboratories…
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Case Challenge

A Persistently Febrile Adolescent with Headache and Vision Changes

Pediatric Annals, October 2014, Volume 43 Issue 10
A 15-year-old, previously healthy Hispanic male presented with a 6-week history of intermittent fevers associated with…
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Meeting News Coverage

IGRA TB tests expected to significantly reduce false-positive results compared with TST

November 23, 2014
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