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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 ...

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 ?

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 ...

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 ... Casey Anthony Killed Daughter Caylee, Had Sex With Attorney Jose Baez In.

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 ...

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...

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

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Read here for the latest news on flu shots, vaccines, and strains like Bird Flu and ... The flu shot: The viruses in the flu shot are killed (inactivated), so you cannot get .... 2. If I felt flu-like, how would I know if I had swine flu? You wouldn't really, nor ..... had as children, some think skipping the vaccine is the lesser o...

One Step Closer To A One-Time, Universal Influenza Vaccine ...

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May 20, 2015 ... “The virus was infecting more people rapidly and nobody had immunity. ... could kill millions of people around the world if the virus became able to spread ... more cases of infection with the lesser-known H7N9 avian influenza virus ... Two Deaths From H7N9 Bird Flu In China Three cases of human infection ...

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China's deadly new H7N9 bird flu virus may be harder to track than ...

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Apr 3, 2013 ... H7N9 virus responsible for two deaths in China may spread among poultry ... the bird flu strain that recently killed two men in China said Wednesday the ... to track than its better-known cousin H5N1 because it might be able to ...

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 ...

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

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Apr 5, 2013 ... Chinese authorities kill 20,000 birds as avian flu toll rises to 6 ..... the spread of H7N9 bird flu after a case of the deadly strain showed up in Taiwan, ...... Four of the deaths happened in Shanghai, the two others in Zhejiang. ... The better known H5N1 avian flu virus has infected more than 600 people since ...