Field investigation with real-time virus genetic characterisation support of a cluster of Ebola virus disease cases in Dubréka, Guinea, April to june 2015
Pini, A., Zomahoun, D., Duraffour, S., Derrough, T., Charles, M., Quick, J., Loman, N., Cowley, L., Leno, M., Ouedraogo, N., Thiam, O., Hernández-Romieu, A., Iko, A., Keita, H., Konate, D., Soumah, A.A., Bouchouar, E., Ileka-Priouzeau, S., Keita, S., Diallo, B., Cisse, F., Jansa, J., Carroll, M., Günther, S., Severi, E., Formenty, P.
Challenges and opportunities in disease forecasting in outbreak settings: A case study of measles in Lola Prefecture, Guinea
Graham, M., Suk, J.E., Takahashi, S., Jessica Metcalf, C., Paez Jimenez, A., Prikazsky, V., Ferrari, M.J., Lessler, J.
Evaluation of ECDC Ebola deployment in Guinea
The aim of this evaluation was to review the implementation, determine the lessons learnt and formulate recommendations to strengthen ECDC’s capacity to mobilise experts for field deployment to support future outbreak response initiatives, both in and outside the EU.
Communicable disease threats report, 23-29 March 2014, week 13
This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period 23-29 March 2014, and includes updates on chikungunya, Ebola virus, influenza, measles, MERS, polio, rubella and Zika virus.
Rapid risk assessment: Outbreak of Ebola haemorrhagic fever in Guinea
An outbreak of Ebola haemorrhagic fever is currently ongoing in Guinea. Eighty cases were reported, including 59 deaths.