As of 28 June, EU Member States and neighbouring countries have not reported any human cases of West Nile fever for the 2012 transmission season, states this week’s update of West Nile fever maps.
Every Friday ECDC publishes on its website the West Nile fever maps, the information being based on cases reported up to the Thursday of each week:
With the West Nile fever maps, ECDC aims to inform the competent authorities responsible for blood safety of areas with ongoing transmission of West Nile virus to humans in order to support their implementation of blood safety legislation.
Weekly maps on West Nile fever cases in Europe
Read more:Understanding the maps Historical data for West Nile fever EU case definition for West Nile feverEpidemiological update: End of West Nile virus transmission season in EuropeCommission Directive 2004/33/ECECDC factsheet on West Nile Emerging and Vector-borne Diseases Programme