European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) - Articles and news items

Campylobacteriosis and listeriosis cases rising in the EU

Industry news  •  22 December 2015  •  Victoria White

The latest annual report by EFSA and ECDC has found that human cases of listeriosis and campylobacteriosis rose once again in 2014, continuing an upward trend that began in 2008…

Infographic: Vector-borne diseases

Industry news  •  30 July 2014  •  The European Food Safety Authority

What are vector-borne diseases? What does EFSA do in this field? EFSA’s latest infographic answers these questions and others…

Campylobacter decreases slightly, Salmonella down, Listeria up

Industry news  •  21 February 2014  •  The European Food Safety Authority

Human cases of campylobacteriosis decreased slightly in 2012 for the first time in five years, but campylobacteriosis remains the most commonly reported zoonotic disease and it is premature to suggest that this is the beginning of a downward trend…

Hepatitis A: EFSA and ECDC publish a joint rapid outbreak assessment

Industry news, News  •  29 May 2013  •  EFSA

EFSA is working closely with ECDC to help identify the origin of the recent outbreak of Hepatitis A virus infection…

EU agencies support rare Salmonella Stanley incident

Industry news, News  •  24 September 2012  •  European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)

EFSA and ECDC jointly provided advice on an on-going outbreak of a rare type of Salmonella…

EFSA and ECDC zoonoses report: Salmonella in humans continues to decrease, Campylobacter increasing

Industry news, News  •  8 March 2012  •  EFSA

EFSA & ECDC have published their annual report on zoonoses & food-borne outbreaks…


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