Polio lessons 2013: Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza Academic Article uri icon


  • In 2013, Israel's Ministry of Health reported that wild poliovirus (ie, non Sabin) type 1 (WPV1) had been detected in many environmental sewage samples from southern and central Israel. 1 x 1 Anis, E, Kopel, E, Singer, SR et al. Insidious reintroduction of wild poliovirus into Israel, 2013. Euro Surveill. 2013; 18 (pii= 20586.)

publication date

  • January 1, 2013