Human mortality from H5N1 or the human fatality ratio from H5N1 or the case-
fatality rate of ... The majority of H5N1 flu cases have been reported in southeast
and east ..... In that pandemic, 50 mi...
Apr 1, 2013 ... BEIJING (AP) — Health officials say they still don't understand how a lesser-
known bird flu virus was able to kill two men and seriously sicken a ...
Bird Flu Outbreak Hits 10 Southern Indiana Farms (1/18/2016) .... Second Case
of Avian Flu Detected in NW Iowa; 5.3 Million Chickens To Be Killed (4/21/2015)
.... 2 Men in China Die of Lesser-Known Strain of Bird Flu (4/1/2013) ....
CHICAGO - Flu viruses must be able to pick a very specific type of lock before
Only two types of avian influenza viruses, H5 and H7, are known to include highly
... in many parts of Indonesia and in some parts of China, Egypt and Nigeria. ... At
the moment the virus does not appear to be able to spread readily between
humans. ..... 2, I have heard avian influenza will kill millions of people - is this true
May 2, 2013 ... Researchers have crossed two strains of avian flu virus to create one that can ...
A team of scientists in China has created hybrid viruses by mixing genes from ...
This process, known as reassortment, produced the strains responsible ... The
hybrids did not kill any of the guinea pigs they spread to, but Chen ...
Killer Flu, Tracking the Next Killer Flu - In Southeast Asia a virus that kills
chickens is now also killing people. The race is on to keep the bird flu from
ravaging the ...
Keywords: H5N1 avian influenza, H1N1 swine flu, climate change, global ... on
the H5N1 avian influenza virus that emerged in China in 1997 primarily due to its
high ... gaps in our knowledge about avian influenza ecology that, if better known,
... In birds, most influenza viruses primarily infect the intestinal, and to a lesser ...
While the weather has gotten a lot of attention, the flu has been quietly killing
people. .... Measles, also known as rubeola, is a highly contagious respiratory
disease caused ... had as children, some think skipping the vaccine is the lesser
of the risks. ..... Bird flu is back in the headlines, with a new strain showing up in
May 6, 2013 ... Researchers in China have created a batch of designer viruses by ... genes from
the H5N1 bird flu virus with those of the H1N1 swine flu strain. ... resulted in
several hybridized strains that were able spread through ... And scientists do not
know whether the hybrid viruses are as deadly as ... Reply2 replies.
Feb 13, 2015 ... Cases continue to emerge, including two reported in Canada in February 2015.
... In 2014, the Ebola virus became internationally known due to an outbreak in
West Africa, which killed more than 11,300 people. .... In the case of H1N1, the
virus was a re-assortment of bird flu and pig influenza viruses, ...