Outbreak news 2021

COVID-19 update on the Omicron variant



A new SARS-CoV-2 Variant of Concern (VOC): Omicron (B.1.1.529)



Waning COVID-19 immunity after immunizations and the need for a booster



WHO Announces Proposed Members of its Scientific Advisory Group for the Origins of Novel Pathogens (SAGO)



A new cluster of Ebola virus disease cases in the Democratic Republic of the Congo



COVID-19 booster immunisations and COVID-19 in children



The first Ebola outbreak in Côte d’Ivoire in more than 25 years



Marburg virus disease first seen in West Africa



Vaccines provide only 30% protection against the delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 after one shot



COVID-19 in children: should we vaccinate?



The Epsilon (B.1.427/B.1.429) variant of SARS-CoV-2: a new matter of concern or just one to watch?



SARS-CoV-2: News on the delta variant



VITT - Vaccine-Induced immune Thrombotic Thrombocytopenia – an update



VITT - vaccine-induced immune thrombotic thrombocytopaenia



BBC World News Interview: EITaF's Eskild Petersen on COVID-19 Vaccination



ECRAID (European Clinical Research Alliance on Infectious Diseases)-Base launches European Clinical Research Alliance



Update on AstraZeneca/Oxford COVID-19 vaccine



New variants of SARS-CoV-2: risk up to high/very high



The emergence and rapid spread of a new SARS-CoV-2 variant, designated as 501Y.V2, in South Africa