Announcements [Archive Announcements]
PUBLICATION OF THE PREVALENCE TABLES FOR THE YEARS 2013 AND 2014
The 2013 and 2014 data are available for 18 of the 39 EUROCAT member registries.
The JRC-EUROCAT Central Registry looks forward to receiving data from the remaining registries in the coming months.
Morris JK, Rankin J, Garne E, Loane M, Greenlees R, Addor MC, Arriola L, Barisic I, Bergman JE, Csaky-Szunyogh M, Dias C, Draper ES, Gatt M, Khoshnood B, Klungsoyr K, Kurinczuk JJ, Lynch C, McDonnell R, Nelen V, Neville AJ, O'Mahony MT, Pierini A, Randrianaivo H, Rissmann A, Tucker D, Verellen-Dumoulin C,de Walle HE, Wellesley D, Wiesel A, Dolk H (2016).
Prevalence of microcephaly in Europe: population based study.BMJ. 2016 Sep 13;354:i4721. [Full Text]
New EUROCAT WEBSITE in Autumn
The EUROCAT Website WG met at JRC ISPRA on 31st August and is happy to announce we will be launching a revamped and updated website in the Autumn.
Collaboration on ZIKA Virus
JRC EUROCAT has started a collaboration with European Centre for Disease Control (ECDC) and DG SANTE of the European Commission in order to develop a protocol for ZIKA Virus surveillance in Europe.
The 13th EUROCAT Scientific Symposium
The abstracts of the symposium and six related articles are available in a special issue of Birth Defects Research Part A: Clinical and Molecular Teratology (link to http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/bdra.v106.6/issuetoc)