Recent News

Dec 08, 2016

News Scan for Dec 08, 2016

Illinois Elizabethkingia probe
Mumps in highly vaccinated group
Lab security threats from insiders
Drug-resistant TB meningitis
Oct 11, 2016

News Scan for Oct 11, 2016

Africa malaria deaths
Arkansas mumps outbreak
ASPs in peds hospital
Cholera in Haiti
H5N1 cases in Egypt
Oct 07, 2016

News Scan for Oct 07, 2016

Salmonella from live poultry
High-dose colistin
Vaccines in young kids
Ebola vaccine contract
Polio in Nigeria
Oct 06, 2016

News Scan for Oct 06, 2016

HPV vaccine uptake
Mumps in Arkansas
Amish measles outbreak lessons
Global burden of disease
Jul 28, 2016

News Scan for Jul 28, 2016

MCR-1 in Hong Kong
College mumps response
Apr 08, 2016
College students studying

Early reports show mumps on the rise in 2016, including on campuses

With the CDC reporting 467 cases so far, college officials hone their response.

Aug 28, 2015

News Scan for Aug 28, 2015

Salmonella pork outbreak
Poliovirus shedding
Variant H1N1 flu
Mumps on campuses
Feb 10, 2015

News Scan for Feb 10, 2015

HPV vaccination and STI risk
Mumps in Idaho, Washington
Feb 02, 2015

News Scan for Feb 02, 2015

US, Canadian measles
MERS in Saudi Arabia, Qatar
More chikungunya cases
H7N9 in China
Caribbean cholera trends
MMR vaccine in adults
Oct 29, 2014

News Scan for Oct 29, 2014

6 Saudi MERS cases
FDA OK's group B mening vaccine
Delamanid for MDR-TB
Twitter flu forecasting
Global outbreak increase

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Albertson JP, Clegg WJ, Reid HD, et al. Mumps outbreak at a university and recommendation for a third dose of measles-mumps-rubella vaccine — Illinois, 2015-2016. MMWR 2016 Jul 29;65(29):731-4

Beaty SM, Nachbagauer R, Hirsh A, et al. Cross-reactive and cross-neutralizing activity of human mumps antibodies against a novel mumps virus from bats. J Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 2)

Choe YJ, Lee YH, Cho SI. Increasing mumps incidence rates among children and adolescents in the Republic of Korea: age-period-cohort analysis. Int J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 18)

Donahue M, Schneider A, Ukegbu U, et al. Complications of mumps during a university outbreak among students who had received 2 doses of measles-mumps-rubella vaccine — Iowa, July 2015-May 2016. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2017 Apr 14;66(14):390-1

Gouma S, ten Hulscher HI, Schurink-van 't Klooster TM, et al. Mumps-specific cross-neutralization by MMR vaccine-induced antibodies predicts protection against mumps virus infection. Vaccine 2016 (published online Jun 29)

Hahne S, Schurink T, Wallinga J, et al. Mumps transmission in social networks: a cohort study. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Jan 10;17:56

Majumder MS, Nguyen CM, Cohn EL, et al. Vaccine compliance and the 2016 Arkansas mumps outbreak. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 Apr;17(4):361-2

Patel LN, Arciuolo R, Fu J, et al. Mumps outbreak among a highly vaccinated university community — New York City, NY, January - April 2014. Clin Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 7)

Rubin S, Kennedy R, Poland G. Emerging mumps infection. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2016 Jul;35(7):799-801

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