Communicable disease threats report, 30 May - 5 June 2021, week 22
The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) is a weekly bulletin for epidemiologists and health professionals on active public health threats. This issue covers the period 30 May - 5 June 2021 and includes updates on COVID-19, West Nile virus, influenza, Ebola virus disease, MERS-CoV and polio.
Note: The title of the WNV map in the CDTR for week 22 states only human cases, when in fact it shows and human and animal cases.
See all information on COVID-19, situation updates, risk assessments, questions and answers, latest evidence, surveillance and laboratory guidance and how to protect yourself and others.Read more
West Nile virus infection
West Nile virus (WNV) infection is a mosquito-borne zoonosis. The virus is transmitted among birds via the bite of infected mosquitoes and incidentally humans and other mammals may become infected.Read more