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Japan will resume imports of fresh chicken from Thailand by the end of the year after imposing a ban in 2004 following a bird flu outbreak, Thai News Agency reported.
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The European Commission needs to take an interest in the controversy over so-called gain-of-function studies with dangerous viruses and should initiate a risk-benefit analysis for this line of research, 56 scientists from more than a dozen countries write in a letter sent to commission President JosA© Manuel Barroso.
ECDC has published Epidemiological update: A influenza virus, China . This is a concise, highly informative report with very helpful maps and charts.
Josanne H. Verhagen, Frank Majoor, Pascal Lexmond, Oanh Vuong, Giny Kasemir, Date Lutterop, Albert D.M.E. Osterhaus, Ron A.M. Fouchier, and Thijs Kuiken Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands We sampled 7,511 black-headed gulls for influenza virus in the Netherlands during 2006-2010 and found that subtypes H13 and H16 caused annual ... (more)
No animal-disease outbreaks have been found on farms around the country, including bird-flu, the Livestock Department said yesterday.
Via Guangzhou Ribao : H10N8 has come! First patient is now Jiangxi, died on admission week .
Three patients who have contracted the H7N9 strain of bird flu had visited the Longgang district of Shenzhen, including the latest case announced yesterday, mainland health authorities said.
Local travel agents said yesterday that China tourism from Taiwan remains stable, despite confirmation there earlier this week of the world's first human infection of the H10N8 avian flu strain.
A Chinese woman has died after becoming infected with H10N8 avian influenza, the first confirmed human case, the Associated Press reports.
To the Editor: In February 2013, human infection with reassortant avian influenza A virus occurred in eastern China.
The first human has died from the H10N8 avian flu virus, which has only been detected in birds until now.
A professor who had warned of the threat to humans from the H10N8 bird flu says more people are likely to be infected after the virus claimed the life of a Jiangxi woman in the first known human infection.
A woman in eastern China was confirmed to have been carrying a new strain of the bird flu, after she died of respiratory failure earlier this month, Chinese health officials announced Wednesday.
The Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed the first case of a new strain of bird flu virus, H10N8, to cross the species barrier and infect an elderly woman in the city of Nanchang.
This file photo shows nurses walking outside a hospital in Shanghai, where a patient was admitted with H7N9 bird flu, on May 14, 2013.