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Human mortality from H5N1

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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...

Questions in China on how H7N9 flu strain killed 2 - News - Yahoo

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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 ...

Poultry Science Association

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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 entering ...

Avian Flu: Questions & Answers

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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 ?

Scientists create hybrid flu that can go airborne : Nature News ...

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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 - National Geographic Magazine

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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 ...

Ecology of avian influenza viruses in a changing world - NCBI

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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 ...

Flu Shots, Vaccines, Bird Flu and Swine Flu | Page 2

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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 China.

Scientists combine bird and swine flus to create mutant airborne virus

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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.

Are we ready for the next global outbreak? - CNN.com

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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, ...

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No human transmission of deadly new bird flu detected yet: Chinese ...

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Apr 1, 2013 ... 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 woman in China ...

Scientists Hope Vigilance Stymies Avian Flu Mutations - The New ...

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Mar 27, 2007 ... But the Tamiflu blanket may not be able to smother every spark, ... (The older strain in Southern China and Southeast Asia is sometimes called the Fujian strain.) ... all the 10,000 civets in captivity in Guangdong be killed, thus probably ... In avian flu, two mutations known to help viruses spread more easily ...

High Pathogenicity Avian Influenza - The Center for Food Security ...

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Nov 15, 2015 ... flocks.10 HPAI viruses can kill up to 90-100% of the flock, and cause ... illnesses in China since 2013.14-16 Avian influenza viruses can also infect ... A virus that has a type 1 HA and type 2 NA, for example, would have the ... The viral HA, and to a lesser extent the NA, are major .... probably not yet known.