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Researchers Discover How Norovirus Infections Begin
By studying norovirus infections in mice, researchers have discovered how the virus targets rare intestinal cells to cause intense illness.
Preliminary Case Series Provides Snapshot of Hepatitis A Outbreak in Michigan
Researchers present preliminary case series of confirmed cases of hepatitis A virus at Detroit Medical Center as Michigan struggles with ongoing outbreak.
Recalls That Should Be on Your Radar
In case you missed them, we’ve compiled a list of the latest recalls issued by the FDA and USDA.
Patient Demand Outweighs Guidelines When it Comes to Appropriate Prescribing of Antibiotics
According to recent research from Johns Hopkins Medicine, when it comes to making choices on appropriate antibiotic prescribing, outpatient providers are making the decision based on patient demand, not necessarily on what's actually appropriate for the condition. 
FDA Authorizes First Test to Detect <i>Candida auris</i>
The FDA has permitted marketing for a new use of the BRUKER MALDI Biotyper CA system to identify Candida auris.
Rare Bacteria Make Their Way to New York State
Previously seen in Wisconsin in 2015-2016, Elizabethkingia seems to have made its way to the Empire state.
Top 5 Infectious Disease News of the Week—April 15, 2018
Stay up-to-date on the latest infectious disease news by checking out our top 5 articles of the week.
Controlling <i>Legionella</i>—Room for Improvement in Clinical Practices & Water Management
A recent survey explores prevention practices for Legionnaires’ disease and water management programs in health care facilities.
The new test can differentiate between Lyme disease and 7 other tick-borne diseases.