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Wuhan 2019-nCoV — What we’re reading: Tracking the spread, impacts and learning curve

Wuhan Coronavirus Map – Tracking the spread of an outbreak – The New York Times is updating this quick, comprehensive source faster than the CDC is updating its site with numbers of cases confirmed in a growing number of countries. Clinical features of patients infected with 2019 novel coronavirus in Wuhan, China – The basis for […]

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UPDATE Wuhan coronavirus – 2019-nCoV Q&A #6: An evidence-based hypothesis

Dr. Daniel Lucey, who has responded to, and monitored information on outbreaks since 2001, has provided a series of updates and analysis on the outbreak, now an epidemic of 2019-nCoV, the novel coronavirus identified in Wuhan China, since Jan. 7. An Evidence-based Hypothesis that the Epidemic began in November 2019 or earlier and at a […]

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“Now is not the time,” to call Wuhan 2019-nCoV a PHEIC, WHO EC says

Name for virus yet to come: “2019-nCoV a good name for time being” Still divided after a second day spent weighing evidence of the potential global threat posed by the coronavirus discovered in Wuhan, China last month, the emergency committee convened by WHO today declined to declare the spread of the virus a Public Health […]

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U.S. drug costs lead to lapsed treatment adherence, less viral suppression, more ER, hospital visits for people with HIV, study finds

From 2016 to 2017, 14% of people living with HIV in the United States did something to save money on the out-of-pocket costs of their prescription […]


What we’re reading: Ways to track progress toward TB goals

Combatting MDR TB: Year three – Released four years ago, the federal National Action Plan for Combating Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis raised hopes that targets and strategies would […]

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In a decade of global health advances, Science Speaks coverage finds movement toward equity

This year marks the close of a dynamic decade in global infectious disease research and responses that changed expectations of what humanity can accomplish toward making […]


UPDATED 1/12/20: Pneumonia outbreak in Wuhan City, China — FAQ

Wuhan  City  in  the  Hubei Province of the People’s Republic of China is on the Yangtze River and is the most populous city in central China. […]