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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 - Man hospitalized as suspected bird flu H7N9 case - tests pending - Meizhou, Guangdong province - November 23, 2015 - Confirmed - FluTrackers

China - Man hospitalized as suspected bird flu H7N9 case - tests pending - Meizhou, Guangdong province - November 23, 2015 - Confirmed
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Person-to-Person Bird Flu Transmission Likely Happened at Chinese Hospital - MedicineNet

Person-to-Person Bird Flu Transmission Likely Happened at Chinese Hospital - MedicineNet | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The transmission of H7N9 bird flu between two unrelated people probably happened in a hospital in China, a new case study says.
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Riyadh MERS cluster grows; ECDC weighs Jordan risk - CIDRAP

Riyadh MERS cluster grows; ECDC weighs Jordan risk - CIDRAP | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The new Riyadh case bears similarities to several recent cases among a group of female roommates who work as janitors.
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Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China - World Health Organization

On 14 October 2015, the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) of China notified WHO of 2 additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A (H7N9) virus.
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H7N9 influenza vaccine failure may be due to immune camouflage, study reveals - News-Medical.net

H7N9 influenza vaccine failure may be due to immune camouflage, study reveals - News-Medical.net | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The avian influenza A (H7N9) virus has been a major concern since the first outbreak in China in 2013. Due to its high rate of lethality and pandemic potential, H7N9 vaccine development has become a priority for public health officials.
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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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Person-to-Person Bird Flu Transmission Likely Happened at Chinese Hospital - nwitimes.com

Person-to-Person Bird Flu Transmission Likely Happened at Chinese Hospital - nwitimes.com | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The transmission of H7N9 bird flu between two unrelated people probably happened in a hospital in China, a new case study says.
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Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China - World Health Organization

On 11 November 2015, the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) of China notified WHO of 2 additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus.
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4th wave of H7N9 avian influenza has begun - Outbreak News Today

4th wave of H7N9 avian influenza has begun
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Raising the alarm for poultry-related livelihoods and public health, FAO warned countries Thursday that a fourth wave of avian influenza H7N9 has already begun.
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China reports two additional H7N9 avian influenza cases in September - Outbreak News Today

China reports two additional H7N9 avian influenza cases in September - Outbreak News Today | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
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China reports two additional H7N9 avian influenza cases in September
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From 2013 to date, 659 human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) have been reported by the Mainland health authorities.
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H7N9 demonstrates greater transmission, pandemic risk than H5N1

H7N9 demonstrates greater transmission, pandemic risk than H5N1 | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Cases of influenza A(H7N9) may be more susceptible to sporadic transmission than cases of influenza A(H5N1), indicating a greater potential pandemic risk, according to recent data.“The data suggest that the severity and average age of laboratory-confirmed...
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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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