Outbreak Prevention & Control Gateway

Welcome to the Outbreak Prevention and Control Gateway. This gateway highlights the latest articles on outbreak prevention and control that is published by BioMed Central journals.


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    In a meta-analysis of artesunate-amodiaquine (AS-AQ) treatment for malaria, there is variation in the AQ dose administered under different regimens and fixed dose combinations provide high efficacy, highlighting the importance of correct dosing in malaria treatment.
  • Analysis of colorectal cancer immunophenotypes reveals a tumor escape mechanism and identifies novel cancer immunotherapy candidates
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    One in two women hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in an Asian cohort have diabetes and the sex disparity in post-MI mortality is most pronounced among those under 60 years of age.

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Just published in BMC Public Health: Learning from large scale prevention efforts: findings from Avahan

Launched in 2003 with financial backing from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Avahan is the world's largest HIV prevention programme. This special supplement documents the role of the initiative in the fight against HIV/AIDS in India.

Edited by Lalit Dandona and Eric Benotsch