Influenza virus characterisation report February 2012
The Community Network of Reference Laboratories (CNRL) for Human Influenza in Europe reports on the latest results of genetic and antigenic characterisation of influenza viruses from ECDC-affiliated countries.
Measles - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
6 Apr 2020 - In 2018, 17 822 cases of measles were reported by 29 EU/EEA Member States. The overall notification rate was 34.4 cases per 1 000 000 population, similar to that reported in 2017 (35.5 cases) but much higher than the rates in 2014–2016 (7.1–9.0).
Avian influenza overview November 2019 – February 2020
31 Mar 2020 - Between 16 November 2019 and 15 February 2020, 36 highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) A(H5N8) virus outbreaks were reported in Europe in poultry (n=34), captive birds (n=1) and wild birds (n=2), in Poland, Hungary, Slovakia, Romania, Germany, Czechia and Ukraine, one HPAI outbreak caused by a simultaneous infection with A(H5N2) and A(H5N8) was reported in poultry in Bulgaria, and two low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) A(H5) virus outbreaks were reported in poultry in the United Kingdom and in Denmark.