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  1. Identification of combinatorial host-specific signatures with a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | BioMed Central

    The underlying strategies used by influenza A viruses to adapt to new hosts while crossing the species barrier are complex and yet to be understood completely. Several studies have been published identifying singular genomic signatures that indicate such a host switch.

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  2. Knox Co. students won't get flu mist this year Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    OCTOBER 16: Grayson Handwerker, 6, receives a H1N1 nasal flu spray vaccine from medical assistant Mayra Medrano at MD Now Urgent Care Centers on October 16, 2009 in Lake Worth, Florida. MD Now Urgent Care's staff began administering limited supplies of the H1N1 nasal flu spray vaccine to local residents as the vaccine is made available in the South Florida area.

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  3. Polls say Americans arena t worried about Zika. Just wait.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    A tray of Aedes dorsalis and Culex tarsalis mosquitoes is shown at the Salt Lake City mosquito control agency. While there have already been thousands of confirmed Zika cases in the U.S. this year , this marks the first time someone in the mainland U.S. contracted the disease not from traveling abroad, but from a domestic mosquito.

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  4. The Zika virus public health emergency: 6 months onRead the original story

    Friday | Crofs Blogs

    Via The Lancet , a very good summary of the situation: The Zika virus public health emergency: 6 months on . Excerpt: Feb 1 was a landmark day in the history of the current Zika epidemic.

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  5. Notifiable Diseases and Mortality TablesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 28 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Figure I Selected notifiable disease reports, United States, comparison of provisional 4-week totals July 23, 2016, with historical data Table II Provisional cases of selected notifiable diseases (a100,000. A death is reported by the place of its occurrence and by the week that the death certificate was filed.

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  6. 40,000 poultry birds at risk of bird flu - MoFARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | Ghanamma.com

    The Ministry of Food and Agriculture has revealed that over 40,000 poultry birds are at risk of contracting H1N1 or Bird flu. According to the Ministry, a total of 36 locations recorded outbreaks last year, with over 76,000 birds destroyed in order to contain the spread of the disease and another 26,000 birds died naturally from the disease.

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  7. Protein profiling of nasopharyngeal aspirates of hospitalized and...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 28 | CiteULike

    Protein profiling of nasopharyngeal aspirates of hospitalized and outpatients revealed cytokines associated with severe influenza A pdm09 virus infections: A pilot study. To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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  8. A.M. BestTV: AIR Worldwide's Fullam: Zika One of Multiple Pandemic ThreatsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Information Technology

    In this A.M.BestTV episode, Doug Fullam, manager, life and health modeling, AIR Worldwide, discusses the issues surrounding pandemics and other global health threats that include the Zika virus, respiratory illnesses and new types of flu. Click on http://www.ambest.com/v.asp?v=fullam716 to view the entire program.

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  9. What Makes a Public Health Crisis? Well, Depends Who You AskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Wired

    With all the protests , plagiarism allegations , and literal smoke that swirled around the Republican National Convention, it's easy to forget about the drier parts - like approving the 2016 GOP platform. But you should probably read it , because more than any word salad Duck Dynasty dude or Scott Baio might have to offer, the Republican platform indicates the GOP grownup's actual priorities.

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  10. Model surgery: joining and splitting models with Markov meldingRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Analysing multiple evidence sources is often feasible only via a modular approach, with separate submodels specified for smaller components of the available evidence.

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  11. The wrong way to fight diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Washington Post

    BY INACTION, Congress has left federal, state and local public health agencies scrambling to find resources to cope with the Zika virus carried by mosquitoes, for which there is no vaccine or effective cure. The virus is a serious threat to pregnant women, because it can lead to birth defects.

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  12. New front in war on ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Gleaner

    In this July 19, 2016 photo, a tray of Aedes dorsalis and Culex tarsalis mosquitoes are shown collected at the Salt Lake City Mosquito Abatement District. Brazilian researchers said last Thursday they have found that a second species of mosquito, Culex, is able to transmit the Zika virus to humans.

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  13. Google +Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The health sector is riddled with problems both in the north and south, but this offers a clean slate for a bicommunal task force pondering quietly on the future of health in Cyprus. Sources close to the peace negotiations have told the Cyprus Weekly that a technical committee on health is working in a "positive climate" as it grapples with a host of issues regarding health care in both communities.

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  14. Edging toward retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Greenwich Citizen

    Dr. Thomas Draper, medical director at Connecticut Institute for Communities, Inc., talks with Carmen Villa of Danbury. Villa brought her sons, from left, Anthony, 7, Martin, 6, and Jacob, 10, to the clinic in this file photo.

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  15. Protecting us from the next pandemic*Jul. 22, 2016, 9:18 PM AstRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Trinadad Express

    The growing concern over the Zika virus highlights a frightening reality. The world remains ill-prepared for a fast-moving virus.

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  16. Saying Goodbye to David McKeown, Toronto's Unflappable Medical Officer of HealthRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Torontoist

    As Mayor John Tory and a number of senior politicians and health officials took turns giving him a light roast in honour of his retirement on July 21, David McKeown assumed one of the two positions that politicians, staff, and TV news watchers have seen him in for the 12 years he's been Medical Officer of Health for Toronto: arms folded in front of his chest, or alternatively finger stretched over his chin, calmly smiling, occasionally laughing.

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  17. Notifiable Diseases and Mortality TablesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Figure I Selected notifiable disease reports, United States, comparison of provisional 4-week totals July 16, 2016, with historical data Table II Provisional cases of selected notifiable diseases (a100,000. A death is reported by the place of its occurrence and by the week that the death certificate was filed.

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  18. California Life Sciences Association Hosts CDC Director For...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | BioSpace

    On Thursday, July 28, the California Life Sciences Association will host its "Afternoon with Thought Leaders" program in La Jolla, Calif., and convene an important discussion on Pandemic Preparedness: The Public-Private Research and Response Infrastructure. In addition to a live stream keynote from Dr. Thomas R. Frieden, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , four leading health experts will join CLSA to discuss how effective and timely responses to emergent public health crises and pandemic threats - Ebola, H1N1, SARS, Zika, etc.

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  19. GSK ships 2016-17 seasonal influenza vaccines for US marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Freshnews

    GSK [LSE/NYSE: GSK] announced today it has begun shipping quadrivalent vaccine doses to US healthcare providers, following licensing and lot-release approval from the US Food and Drug Administration's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research. It is the first company to ship quadrivalent vaccine for the 2016-17 flu season.

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  20. GSK Ships 2016-17 Seasonal Influenza Vaccines for U.S. MarketRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Infection Control Today

    GSK announced today it has begun shipping quadrivalent vaccine doses to U.S. healthcare providers, following licensing and lot-release approval from the Food and Drug Administration 's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research. It is the first company to ship quadrivalent vaccine for the 2016-17 flu season.

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