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Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – United Arab Emirates

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 11:31
On 23 August 2017, the national IHR focal point of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) reported one additional case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) infection.

Chikungunya – Italy

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 12:50
As of 14 September, fourteen autochthonous confirmed cases of chikungunya have been diagnosed in Italy, six in Rome and eight in the coastal area of Anzio (Lazio Region). There are additional cases being investigated.

Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 05:51
On 18, 25 August and 4 September 2017, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China (NHFPC) notified WHO of four additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in China.

Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Oman

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 10:39
On 30 August 2017, the national IHR focal point of Oman reported one case of Middle East respiratory syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV). The last report of MERS-CoV from Oman was on 29 November 2016.