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SASTM Newsflash - June 2013 NICD-NHLS Communicable diseases surveillance bulletin

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JUNE 2013 NICD-NHLS COMMUNICABLE DISEASES SURVEILLANCE BULLETIN

 

IN THIS ISSUE :

 

ROTAVIRUS SURVEILLANCE IN SOUTH AFRICA 2012

UPDATE ON POLIO ERADICATION IN AFRICA

ANTIBODY RESPONSES IN THE HVTN 073E HIV VACCINE TRIAL

AVIAN INFLUENZA AT THE ANIMAL-HUMAN INTERPHASE IN SOUTH AFRICA

 

TABLE 1: PROVISIONAL NUMBER OF LABORATORY CONFIRMED CASES OF DISEASES UNDER SURVEILLANCE REPORTED TO THE NICD – SOUTH AFRICA CORRESPONDING PERIODS 1 JANUARY – 31 MARCH 2012/2013

 

TABLE 2: PROVISIONAL LABORATORY INDICATORS FOR NHLS AND NICD, SOUTH AFRICA, CORRESPONDING PERIODS 1 JANUARY – 31 MARCH 2012/2013

 

 

 


 

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