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Featured news and events

  • MCMi Program Update FY 2023 cover page

    MCMi Fiscal Year 2023 Program Update - FDA and our partners work every day to help facilitate development of and access to safe, effective medical countermeasures to counter emerging threats. Learn more about the steps we're taking to protect national health and security in this report. View the PDF (1.8 MB).

  • Updates on Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) in dairy cows

  • Influenza Diagnostic Tests - In response to requests from the public, FDA is providing a list of in vitro diagnostic tests that have FDA 510(k) clearance, or granted de novo request, or are authorized for emergency use (EUA), for the detection of influenza in certain specimens from humans. Most tests listed on this page for the detection of seasonal influenza may be capable of detecting influenza A/H5N1, which is a subtype of influenza A. However, only tests specifically designed for subtyping will be able to determine if the person has seasonal flu, or influenza A/H5. (May 2024)

  • COVID-19 updates from FDA

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  • Join us July 30 - August 1, 2024 (Omaha, Nebraska or virtual) for a training course: Achieving Data Quality and Integrity in Clinical Trials Involving High-Consequence Pathogens. Pre-register by June 30, 2024 to attend in-person, or by July 12, 2024 to attend virtually. 

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