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Avian influenza - Wikipedia

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Avian influenza — known informally as avian flu or bird flu — refers to "influenza caused by ... The most well-known HPAI strain, H5N1, appeared in China in 1996 , and ... HA: (hemag...

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 ...

Chinese authorities kill 20,000 birds as avian flu toll rises to 6 - CNN ...

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Apr 5, 2013 ... Bird flu scare spreads – A janitor sprays disinfectant over empty chicken ... 2 Hospital in Longyan City, in southeast China's Fujian Province, on April 27. ... Luo tested positive for the H7N9 virus on Friday by the Chinese Center for ..... The better known H5N1 avian flu virus has infected more than 600 people ...

China's new bird flu sickens 38, kills 10 - USA Today

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After China reported 10 deaths from a new, highly virulent flu strain, U.S. health agencies are ... Elizabeth Weise, USA TODAY Published 2:51 p.m. ET April 11, 2013 | Updated ... Asia's vast wild and captive flocks of birds are a known reservoir of various types of bird influenza. ... This strain doesn't seem to be able to do t...

Category - Poultry Science Association

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Bird Flu Outbreak Hits 10 Southern Indiana Farms (1/18/2016) .... a highly pathogenic strain of avian influenza forced producers to kill millions of chickens and turkeys .... 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 ...

Six Dead From New Bird Flu Virus In China; Authorities Resort To ...

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Apr 5, 2013 ... China confirmed Friday a sixth death from a lesser known H7N9 strain of the bird ... China Confirms Sixth Death From New Bird Flu Virus; Authorities ... Authorities also suspended operations in another two markets in the city as a ... New Bird Flu Kills 2 In China · 4 More Bird Flu Cases Confirmed In China.

4-year-old boy recovers from new bird flu in China - Medical Xpress

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Apr 10, 2013 ... China says two more people have died of a new strain of bird flu, bringing the death toll to nine. ... from a new strain of bird flu that has killed nine people in China, a doctor ... but said she didn't know if it was the first recovery from H7N9. ... Two Shanghai men have died from a lesser-known type of bird flu ...

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 ...

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, especially if ... ( The older strain in Southern China and Southeast Asia is sometimes called the Fujian strain.) ... Credit Erik S. Lesser/for The New York Times ... In avian flu, two mutations known to help viruses spread more easily — because ...

New Avian Flu Viruses Send US Scientists Scrambling - Medical Daily

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Apr 26, 2015 ... While the three avian flu viruses circulating through poultry and wild birds in ... The viruses are classified by two types of proteins. ... viruses currently killing U.S. poultry first originated as a single H5N8 virus in ... One good sign already is that the H5N2 virus does not appear to be able to replicate readily a...