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Celebrating Europe Day, 9 May

Europe Day, celebrated each year on 9 May, marks the anniversary of the Schuman Declaration. Lesen Sie weiter auf: Celebrating Europe Day, 9 May Quelle: European...
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Stop the spread! Could diagnostic antigen tests help control COVID-19 transmission in workplaces?

ECDC has joined forces with EU-OSHA, the EU agency for occupational safety and health, to explore the use of rapid antigen tests for SARS-CoV-2,...
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SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands – ECDC supports World Hand Hygiene Day 2021

Each year on 5 May, the “SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands” campaign takes place as part of a major global effort led by the...
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SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern pose a higher risk for hospitalisation and intensive care admission

Since the discovery of SARS-CoV-2, three variants of concern (VOC), first identified in the United Kingdom (B.1.1.7), South Africa (B.1.351), and Brazil (P.1), have...
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EMA and ECDC join forces for enhanced post-marketing monitoring of COVID-19 vaccines in Europe

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) today kicked off a new initiative aimed at strengthening...
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Forecasting COVID-19 cases and deaths in Europe – new hub will support European pandemic...

Europe is at a critical juncture in its fight against COVID-19. Many countries are currently relaxing restrictions, some against a backdrop of increasing numbers...
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ECDC guidance for adjusting non-pharmaceutical interventions based on vaccination status

Interim guidance on the benefits of full vaccination against COVID-19 for transmission and implications for non-pharmaceutical interventions. Lesen Sie weiter auf: ECDC guidance for adjusting...
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ECDC organises first training modules in the framework of the EU Initiative on Health...

ECDC organises the first of many capacity building activities to be provided to EU neighbouring countries as part of the new EU Initiative on...
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Postcard from the field: A ‘Field Mission’ from my living room – supporting the...

By September 2020 there was no more denying that we, the fellows of 2019, would be the ‘pandemic cohort’ - or at least one...
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Resistance levels still high in bacteria causing foodborne infections

A sizeable proportion of Salmonella and Campylobacter bacteria is still resistant to antibiotics commonly used in humans and animals, as in previous years, says...