CNRL in silico exercise to determine the capabilities of network laboratories to detect triple reassortant swine origin influenza A(H3N2) viruses
Following the emergence of swine influenza A(H3N2) variant (v) viruses with sporadic human infections in North America, the Community Network of Reference Laboratories (CNRL) and the Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency completed an exercise to assess the CNRL’s capability to detect novel reassortant and circulating triple reassortant swine viruses (TRA) in humans.
Communicable disease threats report, 5-11 October 2014, week 41
This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period 5-11 October 2014, and includes updates on influenza, West Nile virus, chikungunya, Marburg fever, Ebola virus, Enterovirus, avian influenza, MERS, dengue and polio.
- Avian influenza virus
- Chikungunya virus disease
- Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Ebola haemorrhagic fever
- Marburg haemorrhagic fever
- Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus
- Public health threat
- United States
- West Nile virus infection
- Western Africa