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European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control - News


European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control - News News

Tuberculosis decline too slow to eliminate virus this century

TB rates fell by 6% in 2013 throughout EU/EEA. Read More »

ECDC seeks epidemiologists for Ebola team in Guinea

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) seeks additional epidemiologists to join its recently-deployed Guinea response team in the fight against Ebola. Read More »

83 new avian influenza cases confirmed in China

The National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) of China confirmed with the World Health Organization (WHO) that there have been another 83 more human cases of the avian influenza A(H7N9) virus as of February 4, 2015. Read More »

ECDC: Varicella vaccination more potent in two-dose format

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) said on Wednesday that a universal two-dose varicella (chickenpox) childhood vaccination provides full protection against the disease and does not increase the chance of acquiring herpes. Read More »

EFSA-ECDC report shows increase in listeriosis infections

Recent findings in a report from EFSA-ECDC announced that there is a rise in listeriosis infections, commonly known as food poisoning. Read More »