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Research Suggests H7N9 Has Serious Pandemic Potential | The Daily Sheeple

Research Suggests H7N9 Has Serious Pandemic Potential | The Daily Sheeple | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
These characteristics fit with increased virulence of these emerging avian H7 viruses compared to that of human influenza viruses, says Dr. Kuiken.
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China reports four additional H7N9 avian influenza cases | Outbreak News Today - Outbreak News Today

China reports four additional H7N9 avian influenza cases | Outbreak News Today - Outbreak News Today | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Outbreak News Today China reports four additional H7N9 avian influenza cases | Outbreak News Today Outbreak News Today After not hearing any news in about a month, Chinese health officials are reporting four additional human cases of avian...
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Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China - World Health Organization

On 12 June 2015, the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) of China notified WHO of 15 additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A (H7N9) virus, including 3 deaths.
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Why MERS is more likely to stay a hospital bug than go pandemic - New Scientist

Why MERS is more likely to stay a hospital bug than go pandemic - New Scientist | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
MERS is on the loose in South Korea. The characteristics of the virus suggest it is unlikely to spread around the world like SARS did – but the alternative isn't great either
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China - Hong Kong Avian Influenza Report H7N9 included (Week 19) (Published on May 12, 2015) - FluTrackers

Avian Influenza Report, VOLUME 11, NUMBER 19 Reporting period: May 3, 2015 – May 9, 2015 (Week 19) (Published on May 12, 2015) Clipping: .... Since the previous
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Flu genomes trace H7N9's evolution and spread in China - Nature.com

Flu genomes trace H7N9's evolution and spread in China - Nature.com | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
But surveillance of avian influenza viruses is patchy and slow.
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H7N9 Bird Flu Is Mutating, Sparks Pandemic Concerns

H7N9 Bird Flu Is Mutating, Sparks Pandemic Concerns | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The H7N9 bird flu strain is mutating and is now reportedly being spread from chicken flocks to duck flocks. Agriculture researchers reportedly feel that the
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Mutated bird flu leads to new pandemic fears

A new strain of H7N9 – commonly known as bird flu – has infected over 500 people since the beginning of 2013, mostly throughout Asia and Canada. Scientists and doctors are worried about...
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In the Wake of Ebola—H7N9 Influenza Has Spread in Secret - Science Times

In the Wake of Ebola—H7N9 Influenza Has Spread in Secret - Science Times | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
In the wake of the Ebola pandemic, researchers in China have identified a virus capable of global infection that has been mutating and brewing on the sidelines. A strain of the avian influenza, the H7N9 flu emerged in eastern China in Feb.
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H7N9 Bird Flu Has the Makings of a Pandemic Virus - Sci-Tech Today

H7N9 Bird Flu Has the Makings of a Pandemic Virus - Sci-Tech Today | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Scientists in China have identified an influenza virus that they say has the potential to spread around the world, sickening and killing people whose immune systems have never faced a threat like it.
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Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China - World Health Organization (press release)

On 9 March 2015, the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) of China notified WHO of 59 additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus, including 17 fatal cases.
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Dissemination, divergence and establishment of H7N9 influenza viruses in China

Dissemination, divergence and establishment of H7N9 influenza viruses in China | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Since 2013 the occurrence of human infections by a novel avian H7N9 influenza virus in China has demonstrated the continuing threat posed by zoonotic pathogens.
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Scientists Warn H7N9 Bird Flu Could Be Next Pandemic | EMSWorld.com

Scientists Warn H7N9 Bird Flu Could Be Next Pandemic | EMSWorld.com | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
H7N9 flu emerged in humans in eastern China in February 2013 before winding down in May; it reemerged in October 2013 and has been spreading steadily since
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Threatwatch: Bird flu's back and it's brought friends - health - 11 March 2015 - New Scientist

Threatwatch: Bird flu's back and it's brought friends - health - 11 March 2015 - New Scientist | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Bird flu is breaking out in Egypt and invading the US, while a new strain in China is poised to spread across the world
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WHO: 15 more human avian influenza cases in China

Fifteen additional human cases of H7N9 avian influenza have been confirmed in China, with three of those cases being fatal, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). In each of these cases, the patients had exposure to poultry.
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China: 12 additional human H7N9 avian influenza cases reported - Outbreak News Today

China: 12 additional human H7N9 avian influenza cases reported - Outbreak News Today | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Outbreak News Today China: 12 additional human H7N9 avian influenza cases reported Outbreak News Today The Chinese National Health and Family Planning Commission reported 12 additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) with onset of symptoms...
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WHO is Notified of Six Cases of Human Infection With H7N9 Virus in China - May 14, 2015 - 1 new case not previously known - FluTrackers

WHO is Notified of Six Cases of Human Infection With H7N9 Virus in China - May 14, 2015 - 1 new case not previously known
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H7N9 avian influenza case reported in Jiangxi Province - Outbreak News Today

H7N9 avian influenza case reported in Jiangxi Province - Outbreak News Today | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
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H7N9 avian influenza case reported in Jiangxi Province
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From 2013 to date, 635 human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) have been reported by the Mainland health authorities.
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Shanghai reports another H7N9 human infection - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Shanghai reports another H7N9 human infection - Xinhua | English.news.cn | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
SHANGHAI,April 4(Xinhua)--China's financial hub Shanghai reported another human infection of the H7N9 strain of bird flu,local health official said on Saturday y.
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Bird flu spreads within U.S. and China

Bird flu spreads within U.S. and China | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
An update on avian flu: China has reported new H7N9 bird flu infections in humans and across the globe, other strains have been detected in U.S. commercial turkey farms.
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Finches can pass H7N9 bird flu to chickens

Finches can pass H7N9 bird flu to chickens | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
In laboratory experiments, society finches spread H7N9 into water when they drank, infecting chickens and quail that drank the same water.
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Bird flu mutating in southern China, pandemic threatens

Bird flu mutating in southern China, pandemic threatens | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Image credit: @doug88. The deadly strain of the bird flu virus
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Flu genomes trace H7N9's evolution and spread in China

Flu genomes trace H7N9's evolution and spread in China | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
But surveillance of avian influenza viruses is patchy and slow.
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H7N9 bird flu has the makings of a pandemic virus, scientists warn

H7N9 bird flu has the makings of a pandemic virus, scientists warn | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Scientists in China have identified an influenza virus that they say has the potential to spread around the world, sickening and killing people whose immune systems have never faced a threat like it.
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Bird Flu Mutating in China, Threatens Pandemic

Bird Flu Mutating in China, Threatens Pandemic | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The H7N9 bird flu virus is being passed around from flock to flock of chickens and ducks, is mutating, and is now a bigger threat than ever to humanity, rese...
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