Communicable disease threats report, 1-7 July 2012, week 27
On 4 July 2012, Germany reported a third case where an injecting drug user had died of anthrax. This last case is of cutaneus anthrax. Microbiological investigations suggest that the strain in the first 2012 cases is identical or almost identical to the strain from the 2009-2010 cases.
Communicable disease threats report, 8-14 July, week 28
During the week 8-14 July, ECDC monitored several EU and non-EU threats.