Identification

Name

Diptheria Surveillance Network

Short name

DIPNET

Status

Inactive

Category

System

Organizations
(1) European Commission (EC)
Update frequency

Not Applicable

Created

2014-06-04 20:48:49+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 17:40:34.843714+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The DIPNET network was launched in November 2006, is a 38 month programme bringing together 25 EU partner countries (the 24 member states and Turkey) and collaborating countries beyond Europe in a global dedicated surveillance network for diphtheria and related infections caused by Corynebacterium diphtheriae and Corynebacterium ulcerans. This system is no longer active.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
Year start

2006

Year end

2010

URL http://www.dipnet.org/home.php
URL (alternate) http://www.dipnet.org/publications.public.php
Related system
(1) European Diphtheria Surveillance Network (EDSN)

Disease and Geography

Diseases
(1) Diphtheria
Disease properties
(1) Vaccine preventable

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Laboratory Records
(2) Laboratory Records