Roche erhält US-Zulassung für Cobas-Babesia-Test External link

Source country finanzen-ch Friday, September 20, 2019 7:48:00 AM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Babesiosis] Babesia[1];

Entities: Sebastien Bozon[3];

Other categories: Blood Products;

Die Gesundheitsbehörde FDA habe dem Vollbluttest für das Spenderscreening grünes Licht erteilt, wie Roche in einer Medienmitteilung am Freitag berichtete. Wenn sie nicht rechtzeitig entdeckt werden, können Babesia-Infektionen den Angaben zufolge bei Patienten, die eine infizierte Blutspende erhalten, tödlich sein....

Roche receives US-Zulassung for cobas-babesia-test

The public health authority, FDA have the green light for the Spenderscreening Vollbluttest granted, as Roche in a Medienmitteilung reported on Friday. If they are not discovered in time, may Babesia-Infektionen according to the information provided, in patients who received an infected blood donation, be fatal.

Roche: FDA Approves Cobas Babesia Test For Blood Donation Testing - Quick Facts External link

Source country markets-businessinsider Friday, September 20, 2019 7:33:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Babesiosis] Babesia[4];

Entities: Thomas Schinecker[1];

Other categories: Blood Products; Blood Products Adverse Effects;

(RTTNews) - Roche (RHHBY) has received FDA approval for the cobas Babesia test for use on the cobas 6800/8800 Systems for individual blood donation testing. Cobas Babesia detects parasites that live in red blood cells. Roche said the whole blood test to screen donations follows May 2019 FDA-updated.......

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Chagas disease

Chagas disease awareness and socioeconomic characteristics of Bolivian immigrants living in São Paulo, Brazil. External link

Source country biorxiv Friday, September 20, 2019 10:33:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Chagasdisease] disease[5]; Chagas disease[2]; Chagas' disease[1];

Other categories: Trypanosoma cruzi; Parasites;

Abstract. In this study, part of a research project on Chagas disease among residents of Bolivia in São Paulo, we describe socioeconomic characteristics, knowledge about the disease and access to health services. A structured questionnaire was applied to a sample of 472 Bolivian adults (> 18 years).......

Alzheimer's drug also treats parasitic Chagas disease External link

Source country eurekalert Thursday, September 19, 2019 11:24:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Chagasdisease] symptoms[1]; infected[1]; infection[1]; disease[10]; Chagas disease[6]; infections[1]; chronic phase[1]; T. cruzi[1]; increase[1]; Diseases[2]; Trypanosoma cruzi[2];

Entities: Santos Souza[1];

Other categories: Blood Products; Trypanosoma cruzi; Parasites; Blood Products Adverse Effects;

The drugs currently used to treat Chagas disease, a neglected tropical disease, have serious side effects and limited use in those with chronic disease. Now, researchers have reported in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases that memantine, a drug currently used to treat Alzheimer's disease, can diminish.......

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Dengue, West Nile e Zika: aumentano i casi in Italia e calano quelli da zecca External link

Source country ladige Friday, September 20, 2019 4:06:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Chikungunya] infezione[2]; caso[1]; Chikungunya[2]; casi[7]; aumento[1]; Zika[4];

Other categories: Dengue Fever; Viral Encephalitis; Encephalitis; Zika Virus; Other Zoonoses;

Allarme zanzare in Italia e per gli italiani che viaggiano all'estero: gli insetti sono infatti i portatori di nuove patologie tropicali, mentre sono in calo in Italia i casi di infezioni gravi da zecca. Sono quindi in aumento quest’anno, rispetto al 2018, i casi di Dengue, Zika e Chikungunya,.......

Dengue, West Nile and Zika: increase cases in italy and drops those from mint

Mosquitoes alarm in italy and the italians who travel abroad: insectes are people with new tropical diseases, while in italy have fallen in cases of serious infections from mint. They were therefore to increase this year, compared to 2018, cases of Dengue, Chikungunya and Zika....

9,000 dengue cases reported this year External link

Source country dawn Friday, September 20, 2019 5:45:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Chikungunya] hospitals[2]; infection[2]; Chikungunya[1]; outbreak[1]; Hospital[1]; Epidemiology[1]; case[1]; Fever[1]; deaths[1]; epidemiologists[1]; Zika[1];

Entities: Rana Safdar[1]; Azad Jammu[1];

Other categories: Dengue Fever; Epidemic; Zika Virus;

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Rana Safdar said: “Field response is under way in the identified hotspots in Rawalpindi and Islamabad focusing awareness raising and vector control i.e. distribution of bed nets among confirmed cases, vector control through larva source management activities in houses, covering/sealing of open water containers and distribution of larvicidal chemicals, door-to-door distribution of pamphlets/hand bills, announcements from mosques, and group meetings in the affected community,”

ISLAMABAD: As many as 8,933 dengue cases have been reported from across the country, while 16 people lost their lives during the current year. Briefing the media here on Thursday, Chief of Disease Surveillance Divi­sion at the National Institute of Health (NIH) Dr Rana Safdar said that 2,132 cases.......

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Dengue Fever

Filipijnen starten grote poliovaccinatie External link

Source country refdag Friday, September 20, 2019 5:46:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [DengueFever] vaccinatie[1]; vaccineren[2]; uitbraken[1]; vaccinatieprogramma[1]; geval[1]; dengue[1];

Other categories: vaccines; Poliomyelitis; Measles;

De Filipijnen maken zich op voor een grootscheepse vaccinatie van miljoenen kinderen tegen polio. Het ministerie van Gezondheidszorg meldde een geval van een 5-jarig jongetje dat besmet was met het poliovirus. Het is het tweede besmettingsgeval in een week tijd van de ziekte waarvan gedacht werd dat.......

Philippines uptitration large poliovaccinatie

The philippines are on for a massive vaccination of millions of children against polio. The ministry of health reported a case of a 5 - year - old boy was contaminated with the poliovirus. It is the second case in a week's time the disease was thought likely that...

Dominican Republic reports 1,145% increase in dengue External link

Source country outbreaknewstoday Friday, September 20, 2019 5:30:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [DengueFever] outbreak[1]; increase[2]; dengue[4];

Entities: Jose de Ocoa[1];

Other categories:

By NewsDesk @infectiousdiseasenews The Dominican Republic is one of several countries in the Americas experiencing an outbreak of dengue fever. The Ministry of Health reported more than 8,855 (suspected) cases through mid-August. 12 deaths have been reported. Dominican Republic/CIA....

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Japanese Encephalitis

Swachh Bharat Mission Key to an Encephalitis-free UP, Says Yogi Adityanath; Hails PM Modi’s 'Mass Movement' External link

Source country news18 Thursday, September 19, 2019 11:21:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [JapaneseEncephalitis] Japanese Encephalitis[1]; Japanese encephalitis[1];

Entities: Mahatma Gandhi[1]; Yogi Adityanath[2]; Bharat Mission[2]; Narendra Modi[1];

Other categories: Encephalitis; Viral Encephalitis;

Quotes... Quotes in this article

Yogi Adityanath said (about Narendra Modi) : “I think we will be able to eradicate encephalitis. What used to be a dream is turning into reality. Its foundation stone is SBM, which was initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi,”

New Delhi: The Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) is at the heart of the government’s efforts towards eradicating encephalitis, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said in an exclusive interview with News18 Network Group Editor-in-Chief Rahul Joshi. “I think we will be able to eradicate encephalitis....

1歳男児にワクチン誤接種 おたふくかぜと日本脳炎取り違え 京都新聞 External link

Source country 47news Wednesday, September 18, 2019 4:31:00 PM CEST | info [en] [other]

Trigger words: [JapaneseEncephalitis] 日本脳炎[2];

Other categories: Japanese Encephalitis;

長浜市立長浜病院(滋賀県長浜市大戌亥町)は、市内に住む1歳2カ月の男児に、おたふくかぜのワクチンを接種すべきところ、誤って日本脳炎ワクチンを接種したと18日発表した。男児に体調の変化などは見られない ......

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Visceral Leishmaniasis


Source country 247libero Thursday, September 19, 2019 2:28:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [VisceralLeishmaniasis] kala azar[1];

Entities: Claudia Lodesani[1];

Other categories: Multidrug resistant; AIDS-HIV; Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever; Hepatitis C; Medical Devices Adverse Effects;

Compie venti anni la Campagna per l’Accesso ai Farmaci essenziali lanciata da Medici Senza Frontiere (MSF) nel 1999, anno del Premio Nobel per la Pace, per promuovere l’accessibilità delle cure, stimolare la ricerca e sviluppo di terapie innovative e abbattere le barriere politiche, economiche e.......

I do not want to MICA the moon: makes 20 the campaign of MSF for access to medicines

Twenty years is the campaign for access to essential medicines launched by médecins sans frontières (MSF) in 1999, the year of the Nobel peace prize, to promote the accessibility of treatment, encourage research and development of innovative therapies and break down the barriers political, economic and....

Dengue fever hits parts of Baringo county External link

Source country standardmedia Tuesday, September 17, 2019 11:41:00 PM CEST | info [other]

. 18th Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMT +0300 Dengue fever is caused by mosquitoes. [Courtesy] Fear of an outbreak of Dengue fever has gripped parts of Baringo County after five people tested positive for the disease. According to the Kenya Red Cross Society, which has dispatched a team to the county, two of the cases were confirmed a week ago....

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Lyme disease

Анализ состояния инфекционной и паразитарной заболеваемости в Липецкой области за январь-август 2019 г. External link

Source country rospotrebnadzor-Lipetsk-Oblast Friday, September 20, 2019 1:58:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Lymedisease] случая[3]; случаю[1]; боррелиоза[1]; случай[1]; случа[1]; случаев[10]; случаи[1]; Рост[1];

Entities: Управления Роспотребнадзора[1];

Other categories: Echinococcus; Influenza; Encephalitis; Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever; Toxoplasma; Measles; Hepatitis B; Rabies; West Nile Disease; Poliomyelitis; Viral hepatitis; Escherichia; Echinococcus; Toxoplasma; Rabies; Influenza; West Nile virus; Other Zoonoses; Bacteria; Parasites; Viruses;

За январь-август текущего года зарегистрировано 138001 случай инфекционных и паразитарных заболеваний (11997,9 на 100 тыс. населения), что на 19,8% ниже уровня общей инфекционной заболеваемости аналогичного периода 2018 г . (172110 случаев, 14963,5 на 100 тыс. населения)....

Analysis of infectious and parasitic diseases in lipetsk region for January - August 2019.

From January to August this year, registered 138001 case of infectious and parasitic diseases (11997 9 per 100,000 population), a 19.8% below the level of the common infectious diseases in the similar period the 2018 (172110 cases 14963.5 per 100,000 population).

USA: Study tallies huge hidden health costs from climate change External link

Source country preventionweb Friday, September 20, 2019 12:18:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Lymedisease] Lyme[1]; Lyme disease[1]; outbreaks[1]; deaths[5];

Entities: Nile Virus[1];

Other categories: Communicable disease; West Nile Disease; Nutrition Allergens;

But these enormous public health costs are rarely, if ever, tallied in government analyses, which typically address property, agriculture and infrastructure losses from major severe weather eventsleaving out the deaths, hospitalizations, emergency department visits, outpatient medical care,.......

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Malaria: zanzare “sterilizzate” per ridurre le epidemie External link

Source country quotidianosanita Friday, September 20, 2019 5:15:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Malaria] Malaria[3]; malaria[6];

Entities: Abdoulaye Diabate[1]; Melinda Gates[2];

Other categories: WHO; Multiple Species;

Quotes... Quotes in this article

Abdoulaye Diabate dice: “Gli strumenti convenzionali di cui disponiamo oggi hanno raggiunto il loro limite”

In Burkina Faso un consorzio di ricerca sostenuto dalla Fondazione Bill & Melinda Gates sta testando l’uso di zanzare “gene drive”. Si tratta dell’inserimento tra i maschi di una popolazione dell’insetto di un gene che li rende sterili e ne interrompe, di fatto, la diffusione....

Malaria: mosquitoes “sterilised” to reduce epidemics

In Burkina Faso, a consortium of research supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation is also testing the use of gene mosquitoes «high drive’. This is the inclusion among males of the insect population of a gene that makes them sterile and cut off the tracks.

Sokoto govt provides free malaria drugs to 1.2m children External link

Source country dailytrust Friday, September 20, 2019 5:05:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Malaria] Malaria[2]; malaria[3];

Other categories: Immunization;

The Sokoto State government has provided free Seasonal Malaria Chemo-prevention drugs (SMC) to 1.2 million children. He added that the drugs were being provided with the support of the Malaria Consortium. “This is part of the measures to eliminate malaria in the state,” he said....

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Genetic dissection of active forgetting in labile and consolidated memories in Drosophila [Neuroscience[[]></title> <link> External link

Source country pnas Friday, September 20, 2019 5:13:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Rickettsiosis] Rickettsial[1]; Rickettsia[3]; rickettsial[4];

Other categories: Proteus;

Significance. Genetic analysis of Rickettsia has been difficult. We developed a transposon and selection scheme to facilitate the isolation of Rickettsia conorii mutants with insertional lesions. Here, we demonstrate that the R. conorii polysaccharide synthesis operon pso ) encompasses genetic.......

Šie parazitai platina užkrečiamas ligas: prasideda galvos skausmu External link

Source country balsas Friday, September 20, 2019 3:27:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Rickettsiosis] riketsiozė[1];

Other categories: Encephalitis; Leptospirosis;

Pelės ir žiurkės platina įvairias ligas, todėl labai svarbu jas naikinti, tinkamai prižiūrėti pastatus ir aplinką. Kaip žmogus užsikrečia graužikų platinamomis ligomis? Šios ligos žmogui gali būti perduotos tiesiogiai liečiant graužikus, kontaktuojant su jų seilėmis, šlapimu, išmatomis, įkandus ar.......

These parasites platinum-containing infectious diseases: to begin headache

The rat platinum-containing mouse-shaped and various diseases, it is important to address them, proper monitoring of the buildings and the environment. A man bites rodent-borne transmitted diseases? The disease can be directly touch human-equivalent handed-down rodents, contact with their saliva, urine, faeces, bite or....

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Sleeping Sickness

Zum Gähnen: Winterschlaf bei Mensch und Maus Wenn die innere Uhr tickt Weiterlesen External link

Source country arcor Friday, September 20, 2019 4:44:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [SleepingSickness] Schlafkrankheit[1];

Entities: Alfred Wiater[1]; Lisa Warnecke[1];

Other categories: Eastern Equine Encephalitis; Viruses;

Zzzz, schnarch, gähn - wohl kaum einen Zustand können Comiczeichner so treffend darstellen wie Müdigkeit und Schlaf. Jetzt, wo die Tage sprichwörtlich kürzer werden und die Dunkelheit nach der Zeitumstellung am Sonntag abends eher einsetzt, verändert sich bei Menschen der Schlaf-Wach-Rhythmus....

The Gähnen: hibernation in humans and mouse when the internal clock is ticking continue to read

Zzzz, schnarch, gähn - hardly a condition may constitute Comiczeichner so well as fatigue and sleep. Now that the days literally be reduced, and the darkness after the time change rather on Sunday evening, is changing in humans the Schlaf-Wach-Rhythmus.

Six States Issue Warnings About Outbreaks Of Rare Virus From Mosquito Bites After Five People Die External link

Source country kaiserhealthnews Friday, September 20, 2019 3:05:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Summaries of health policy coverage from major news organizations Six States Issue Warnings About Outbreaks Of Rare Virus From Mosquito Bites After Five People Die. Cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis are on the rise in Michigan, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, North Carolina and New Jersey....

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Tickborne Encephalitis

Keine Entwarnung im Herbst: Aktuelle Broschüre zu Zecken und FSME External link

Source country presseportal Friday, September 20, 2019 9:29:00 AM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [EFSATickborneEncephalitis] (Tick-borneEncephalitis)FSME[3]; Frühsommer-Meningoenzephalitis[2];

Other categories: Viruses;

(ots) Der Begriff Frühsommer-Meningoenzephalitis (FSME) täuscht darüber hinweg, dass die gefährliche Hirnhautentzündung fast das ganze Jahr über auftreten kann. Bis in den späten Herbst oder sogar Winter hinein sind Zecken aktiv und können die Erkrankung durch einen Stich übertragen. Aktuelle FSME-Risikogebiete....

No all-clear in autumn: current brochure to ticks and fsme

(ots) the term Frühsommer-Meningoenzephalitis (FSME) is over the fact that dangerous meningitis almost throughout the year can occur. Up in the late autumn or even Winter are actively ticks and may move the disease by a cold. Current FSME-Risikogebiete.

24 min Kan bli ett rekordår för TBE i Västra Götaland External link

Source country expressen Thursday, September 19, 2019 9:13:00 AM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [EFSATickborneEncephalitis] (Tick-borneEncephalitis)viruset[1]; TBE[6]; virussjukdom[1];

Entities: Peter Nolskog[3];

Other categories: Viruses;

Quotes... Quotes in this article

Peter Nolskog säger: – Det har varit regn då och då och inte några långa torra perioder. Då trivs fästingarna och folk blir bitna,

Peter Nolskog säger: – Det har varit regn då och då och inte några långa torra perioder. Då trivs fästingarna och folk blir bitna,

Peter Nolskog säger: – Det påverkar det dagliga livet för väldigt många. Det saknar någon terapi som hjälper alla men jag tror att någon slags neuropsykiatrisk bedömning och träning kan hjälpa en del att bemästra sina besvär,

Något som beror på sommarens väder – vilket gynnat fästingarna. – Det har varit regn då och då och inte några långa torra perioder. Då trivs fästingarna och folk blir bitna, säger Peter Nolskog, biträdande smittskyddsläkare, till P4. Förra året rapporterades 61 fall av TBE i Västra Götalandsregionen....

24 my can be a record-breaking year for TBE in western götaland

Something that is due to the summer weather – which favoured ticks. There has been rain now and then and not long dry periods. Then thrive ticks and people are bitna, says Peter Nolskog, deputy smittskyddsläkare, to P4. Last year was reported 61 cases of TBE in western göta country region.

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West Nile Disease

Health officials urge 'protect yourself' from mosquito bites 45 Mins With seven cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) confirmed in Michigan, thre External link

Source country clickondetroit Friday, September 20, 2019 3:55:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [WestNileDisease] Encephalitis[2]; Virus. West Nile[1]; West Nile Virus[4]; encephalitis[1]; West Nile[4]; WNV[2];

Entities: Leigh Anne Stafford[1]; Nile Virus[4];

Other categories: Encephalitis; Equine encephalitis; Aves; Equidae; Multiple Species; West Nile virus; Viruses;

Quotes... Quotes in this article

Leigh Anne Stafford said: "Protect yourself from mosquito bites until the first hard frost of the year,"

With seven cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) confirmed in Michigan, three of which are deadly cases , health officials are urging residents to protect themselves from mosquito bites this fall. The Oakland County Health Division said while no cases of EEE have been reported in Oakland.......

KPRC2 How to avoid health risks you've been exposed to if you're near floodwater 21 Mins When Houston floods, there's one thing we know for sure: The External link

Source country click2houston Friday, September 20, 2019 3:49:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [WestNileDisease] West Nile virus[1]; West Nile[1]; increase[1];

Entities: David Persse[1];

Other categories: Nutrition Allergens; Multiple Species; West Nile virus; Viruses;

Quotes... Quotes in this article

David Persse said: “A flooded street may look like a playground to a child but there are very often dangers in the water that can lead to serious injury and infection,”

HOUSTON - When Houston floods, there's one thing we know for sure: The water is tainted. Labs confirmed that after Harvey, e. coli and flesh-eating bacteria were in the water . Additionally, there could be chemicals, sewage, dangerous animals and toxins floating down your street and maybe into your home....

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Yellow Fever

Sanofi Pasteur. Hervé Morin visite le site de Val-de-Reuil External link

Source country actu Friday, September 20, 2019 5:27:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [YellowFever] fièvre jaune[3]; virus[1];

Entities: Guillaume Leroy[1]; Herve Morin[6];

Other categories: Dengue Fever;

Visite d’Hervé Morin, président de la Région Normandie, du site de production et de distribution Sanofi Pasteur de Val-de-Reuil. ©La Dépêche de Louviers MC. Jeudi 19 septembre 2019 à 9 h 30, le président de la Région Normandie, Hervé Morin s’est rendu sur le site de production et de distribution Sanofi Pasteur de Val-de-Reuil (Eure)....

Sanofi Aventis. Herve Morin visit the site of val-de-reuil

Visiting Herve Morin, president of the region of normandy, the site of production and distribution of Sanofi Aventis Val-de-Reuil. The rush to Louviers MC. Thursday 19 September 2019 at 9.30, the president of the region of normandy, Herve Morin went to the site of production and distribution of Sanofi Aventis Val-de-Reuil (Eure).

10 things you need to know about yellow fever External link

Source country premiumtimesng Friday, September 20, 2019 3:32:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [YellowFever] cases[2]; death[1]; yellow fever[6]; confirms[1]; outbreak[2]; Yellow Fever[1]; virus[2]; fatal[1];

Other categories: Travel Health;

In the last three months, over 40 Nigerians have died from yellow fever outbreak in parts of the country. Yellow Fever is caused by a virus that is spread through mosquito bites. The disease is vaccine-preventable and is not contagious and can only be spread through bites from mosquitoes carrying the virus....

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