Avian influenza v...
Follow
Find
449 views | +0 today
 
Scooped by Ben van Lier
onto Avian influenza virus A(H7N9)
Scoop.it!

NIH begins testing H7N9 avian influenza vaccine candidate - National Institutes of Health (press release)

Medical Daily
NIH begins testing H7N9 avian influenza vaccine candidate
National Institutes of Health (press release)
Researchers at nine sites nationwide have begun testing in humans an investigational H7N9 avian influenza vaccine.
more...
No comment yet.

From around the web

Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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
Outbreak News Today
H7N9 avian influenza case reported in Jiangxi Province
Outbreak News Today
From 2013 to date, 635 human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) have been reported by the Mainland health authorities.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

Bird flu mutating in southern China, pandemic threatens: Shanghaiist

Bird flu mutating in southern China, pandemic threatens: Shanghaiist | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The deadly strain of the bird flu virus H7N9, which first infected humans in Shanghai during 2013, is entrenched in flocks of chickens and ducks in the south of China and mutating, posing an even g...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

Flu Virus in China Has Pandemic Potential, Scientists Say

Flu Virus in China Has Pandemic Potential, Scientists Say | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
A dangerous influenza virus spreading in China's live poultry markets has the potential to become a worldwide pandemic, researchers say. They are calling for these markets to be permanently close...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

Mutating H7N9 bird flu may pose pandemic threat, scientists warn

Mutating H7N9 bird flu may pose pandemic threat, scientists warn | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
The H7N9 virus, one of several strains of bird flu known to be able to infect humans, has persisted, diversified and spread
in chickens across China, researchers said.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

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
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

Bird flu mutating in southern China, pandemic threatens: Shanghaiist

Bird flu mutating in southern China, pandemic threatens: Shanghaiist | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Bird flu mutating in southern China, pandemic threatens: Shanghaiist

The deadly strain of the bird flu virus H7N9, which first infected humans in Shanghai during 2013, is entrenched in flocks of...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Ben van Lier
Scoop.it!

Chickens to blame for spread of latest deadly bird flu

Chickens to blame for spread of latest deadly bird flu | Avian influenza virus A(H7N9) | Scoop.it
Chickens are responsible for the second wave of H7N9 bird flu in China.
more...
No comment yet.