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Increase in imported malaria in the Netherlands in asylum seekers and VFR travellers

Malar J. 2017 Feb 2;16(1):60. doi: 10.1186/s12936-017-1711-5. Increase in imported malaria in the Netherlands in asylum seekers and VFR travellers. de Gier B1, Suryapranata FS2,3, Croughs M4,5, van Genderen PJ6, Keuter M7, Visser LG8, van Vugt M9, Sonder GJ10,11,9. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Malaria is a notifiable disease in the Netherlands, a non-endemic country. Imported malaria infections occur regularly among travellers, migrants and […]

Zika Virus Outbreak on Curaçao and Bonaire, a Report Based on Laboratory Diagnostics Data

Stephanie M. Lim1*, Robert Wever2, Suzan D. Pas3, Gygliola Bonofacio2, Marion P. G. Koopmans3 and Byron E. E. Martina1,3 1Artemis One Health Research Foundation, Delft, Netherlands 2Medical Laboratory Services, Willemstad, Curaçao 3Department of Viroscience, WHO Collaborating Centre for Arboviruses and Hemorrhagic Fevers, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands Background: Zika virus (ZIKV) emerged in May 2015 in Brazil, from which it spread to […]