Scientific Publications on Global Measles and Rubella

Updated November 23, 2022

CDC leads and supports science and research to prevent, control and eliminate vaccine-preventable diseases worldwide, including measles, rubella, and congenital rubella syndrome (CRS).


Progress toward regional measles elimination – worldwide, 2000 – 2021.
Minta AA, Ferrari M, Antoni S, et al. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022;71:1489-1495. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7147a1.

Progress Toward Rubella and Congenital Rubella Syndrome Control and Elimination — Worldwide, 2012–2020
Zimmerman LA, Knapp JK, Antoni S, Grant GB, and Reef SE. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2022;71(6):196-201. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7106a2