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New bird flu 'has unique traits'

New bird flu 'has unique traits' | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The new bird flu which has emerged in China may be able to transmit easily and cause severe pneumonia, research suggests.

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H7N9 bird flu confirmed in B.C. resident who travelled to China

H7N9 bird flu confirmed in B.C. resident who travelled to China | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The first human case of H7N9 bird flu in North America has been confirmed in British Columbia, federal health officials say.
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China reports additional H7N9 avian influenza case in Shenzhen | Outbreak News Today

China reports additional H7N9 avian influenza case in Shenzhen | Outbreak News Today | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
China reports additional H7N9 avian influenza case in Shenzhen - Outbreak News Today: China reports additional... http://t.co/3hbRz32ZVB
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Two afflicted with H7N9 bird flu strain in China - Zee News

Two afflicted with H7N9 bird flu strain in China - Zee News | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Two new confirmed cases of humans infected by the H7N9 strain of bird flu was reported from China's Guangdong province Monday.
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Guangdong reports 2nd human H7N9 case in 2015 - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Guangdong reports 2nd human H7N9 case in 2015 - Xinhua | English.news.cn | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
South China's Guangdong Province reported its second human infection of H7N9 bird flu of the new year on Tuesday.
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H7N9 Bird Flu Virus Has Pandemic Potential - Design & Trend

H7N9 Bird Flu Virus Has Pandemic Potential - Design & Trend | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
An analysis of the evolution of bird flu genomes suggests that they are acquiring increased resistance to vaccines and greater abilities to infect humans.
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Unraveling H7N9's History | The Scientist Magazine®

Unraveling H7N9's History | The Scientist Magazine® | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
An analysis of stored samples shows that H7N9 precursor H9N2, a virus widespread in chickens, has shown increased fitness in recent years.
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15,000 poultry to be culled after chicken samples test positive for H7N9 bird flu

15,000 poultry to be culled after chicken samples test positive for H7N9 bird flu | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The government will kill all the 15,000 live poultry in a wholesale market in Cheung Sha Wan and close the market off for 21 days after some samples of chicken imported from the mainland tested positive of H7N9 bird flu virus, the government...
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Man dies of bird flu in China - SBS

Man dies of bird flu in China - SBS | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
A man has died from bird flu in eastern China as 2014 saw an increase in the number of cases of the virus.
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Bird flu case causes concern in Hong Kong

Bird flu case causes concern in Hong Kong | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
A woman is critically ill in Hong Kong with the deadly H7N9 strain of bird flu, the first case in months.
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Hong Kong confirms first case of deadly bird flu

Hong Kong confirms first case of deadly bird flu | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
A woman is critically ill in Hong Kong with the deadly H7N9 strain of bird flu, the first confirmed case in the city this winter, the Hong Kong government said.
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China reports seven new human cases of H7N9 avian influenza | Outbreak News Today

China reports seven new human cases of H7N9 avian influenza | Outbreak News Today | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
RT @bactiman63: #China reports seven new human cases of #H7N9 avian influenza #birdflu #Asia http://t.co/9E2jgZf3we
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China Reports Second Case of H7N9 Bird Flu in Just Over a Week

China Reports Second Case of H7N9 Bird Flu in Just Over a Week | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
A 38-year-old man in Shanghai has been diagnosed with H7N9 avian flu, the second such case reported in China in just over a week.
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New Case Of H7N9 Bird Flu Diagnosed In China - International Business Times

New Case Of H7N9 Bird Flu Diagnosed In China - International Business Times | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The latest diagnosis marks the second reported case of H7N9 bird flu in China in the past two weeks.
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First human case of H7N9 bird flu found in North America

First human case of H7N9 bird flu found in North America | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
A Canadian woman who recently traveled to China was diagnosed with the virus, officials said Monday.
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China: W.H.O. Reports 3 Deaths Among Bird Flu Cases in Humans

China: W.H.O. Reports 3 Deaths Among Bird Flu Cases in Humans | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The deaths were among serious cases of H7N9 avian flu in humans confirmed by China, the World Health Organization reported Monday.
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China - Man, 56, tested positive for bird flu H7N9 - Zhaoqing City, Guangdong province - FluTrackers

Zhaoqing report one case of H7N9 cases 2015-01-07 17:14:24 Ministry of Health and Family Planning (http://www.gdwst.gov.cn/) | Views ( 115 ) | text background color: http://www.gdwst.gov.cn/images/white.gif (http://www.gdwst.gov.cn/a/yiqingxx/2015010712...
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Hong Kong Slaughters Chickens After an Outbreak of Bird Flu

Hong Kong Slaughters Chickens After an Outbreak of Bird Flu | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Hong Kong health officials have slaughtered thousands of chickens from mainland China and closed markets, after tests found some birds were infected with a strain of bird flu.
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Six bird flu cases reported in east China province - Xinhua

Six bird flu cases reported in east China province - Xinhua | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Six people from east China's Zhejiang Province have contracted the H7N9 strain of avian flu this winter, local authorities said in a statement on Wednesday.
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CHP notified human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Shenzhen

CHP notified human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Shenzhen - up-to-the-minute news and headlines. 7thSpace is a online portal covering topics such as Family, Business, Entertainment, Headlines, Recipes and more.
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Scientists trace evolution of chicken virus flu virus to understand H7N9 bird flu

Scientists trace evolution of chicken virus flu virus to understand H7N9 bird flu | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Scientists may have just managed to identify the changes in the H9N2 flu virus in chickens that caused the emergence of the deadly H7N9 strain.
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Mapping chicken flu virus offers clues about deadly H7N9 bird flu

Mapping chicken flu virus offers clues about deadly H7N9 bird flu | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
By sequencing the viral genome of the H9N2 chicken virus, scientists have mapped its evolution since 1994 and found clues as to how it helped H7N9 emerge as a threat to humans.
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Hong Kong raises bird flu alert level as woman critical

Hong Kong raises bird flu alert level as woman critical | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
HONG KONG, Dec 28- Hong Kong hospitals raised alert levels Sunday as a woman diagnosed with the deadly H7N9 avian flu virus was in a critical condition. The 68
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WHO | Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China

On 16 December 2014, the National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) of China notified WHO of 11 additional laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus, including 5 deaths.
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Avian Influenza (H7N9) Virus Infection in Chinese Tourist in Malaysia, 2014 - FluTrackers

Avian Influenza (H7N9) Virus Infection in Chinese Tourist in Malaysia, 2014 - FluTrackers | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/21/1/14-1092_article Dispatch Avian Influenza (H7N9) Virus Infection in Chinese Tourist in Malaysia, 2014 On This Page

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Taiwan raises travel level to "alert" after bird flu H7N9 case confirmed in Shanghai, China - FluTrackers

Taiwan raises travel level to "alert" after bird flu H7N9 case confirmed in Shanghai, China China - H7N9 Tracking - Shanghai
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