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Hepatitis A (formerly known as ''infectious hepatitis'') is an acute infectious disease of the liver caused by the hepatitis A virus (HAV), which is most commonly transmitted by the fecal-oral route via contaminated food or drinking water.
A joint effort to confront the challenges of rising antimicrobial resistance in Asia

A joint effort to confront the challenges of rising antimicrobial resistance in Asia

Coronavirus tests public health infrastructure in the heartland

Coronavirus tests public health infrastructure in the heartland

Key changes to Adult and Child Immunization schedule for 2020

Key changes to Adult and Child Immunization schedule for 2020

Sida continues to support IVI’s mission to accelerate vaccine research

Sida continues to support IVI’s mission to accelerate vaccine research

Homeless Californians adapt to camp sweeps and ‘the Caltrans Shuffle’

Homeless Californians adapt to camp sweeps and ‘the Caltrans Shuffle’

Fecal bacteria in California’s waterways increases with homeless crisis

Fecal bacteria in California’s waterways increases with homeless crisis

Legislation and rising incidence of vaccine preventable diseases – the connection explored

Legislation and rising incidence of vaccine preventable diseases – the connection explored

New report highlights the plight of sanitation workers in the developing world

New report highlights the plight of sanitation workers in the developing world

BfR symposium: Current trends and causes of foodborne disease outbreaks

BfR symposium: Current trends and causes of foodborne disease outbreaks

Hospitals take shot at opioid makers over cost of treating uninsured for addiction

Hospitals take shot at opioid makers over cost of treating uninsured for addiction

Facebook takes a stand against Anti-vaxxers and vaccine misinformation

Facebook takes a stand against Anti-vaxxers and vaccine misinformation

Enzyme induced by stress associated with liver cancer growth

Enzyme induced by stress associated with liver cancer growth

90% of hepatitis cases, 65% hepatitis deaths preventable by 2030

90% of hepatitis cases, 65% hepatitis deaths preventable by 2030

Researchers identify genetic mutation that causes fatal response to HAV infection

Researchers identify genetic mutation that causes fatal response to HAV infection

Researchers discover how liver cells protect against viral attacks

Researchers discover how liver cells protect against viral attacks

New study provides overview of potential risks of vaccinating breastfeeding women

New study provides overview of potential risks of vaccinating breastfeeding women

Rising rates of liver cancer deaths largely confined to individuals with less education

Rising rates of liver cancer deaths largely confined to individuals with less education

Heart and lung transplants from hepatitis-C infected donors considered safe

Heart and lung transplants from hepatitis-C infected donors considered safe

Opioid epidemic fuels growing rates of some infectious diseases

Opioid epidemic fuels growing rates of some infectious diseases

Hepatitis C-infected thoracic organs can be safely transplanted, study finds

Hepatitis C-infected thoracic organs can be safely transplanted, study finds