Avian Influenza (Bird Flu) Literature

Adlhoch C, Brown IH, Angelova SG, et al. Highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N8) outbreaks: protection and management of exposed people in Europe, 2014/15 and 2016. Euro Surveill 2016 Dec 8;21(49):pii=30419

Afanador-Villamizar A, Gomez-Romero C, Diaz A, et al. Avian influenza in Latin America: a systematic review of serological and molecular studies from 2000-2015.  PLoS One 2017 Jun 20;12(6):e0179573

Arafa AS, Yamada S, Imai M, et al. Risk assessment of recent Egyptian H5N1 influenza viruses. Sci Rep 2016 (published online Dec 6)

Asante IA, Bertram S, Awuni J, et al. Highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N1) virus among poultry, Ghana, 2015. (Letter) Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published online Sep 1)

Bahl K, Senn JJ, Yuzhakov O, et al. Preclinical and clinical demonstration of immunogenicity by mRNA vaccines against H10N8 and H7N9 influenza viruses. Mol Ther 2017 (published online Apr 27)

Barriga GP, Boric-Bargetto D, Cortez-San Martin M, et al. Avian influenza virus H5 strain with North American and Eurasian lineage genes in an Antarctic penguin. (Letter) Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published online Sep 21)

Baudon E, Peyre M, Peiris M, et al. Epidemiological features of influenza circulation in swine populations: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS One 2017 Jun 7;12(6):e0179044

Belser JA, Pulit-Penaloza JA, Sun X, et al. A novel A(H7N2) virus isolated from a veterinarian caring for cats in a New York City animal shelter causes mild disease and transmits poorly in the ferret model. J Virol 2017 (published online May 17)

Bi Y, Chen Q, Wang Q, et al. Genesis, evolution and prevalence of H5N6 avian influenza viruses in China. Cell Host Microbe 2016 (published online Dec 1)

Briand F, Schmitz A, Ogor K, et al. Emerging highly pathogenic H5 avian influenza viruses in France during winter 2015/16: phylogenetic analyses and markers for zoonotic potential. Euro Surveill 2017 Mar 2;22(9):pii=30473

Chen Q, Wang H, Zhao L, et al. First documented case of avian influenza (H5N1) virus infection in a lion. Emerg Microbes Infect 2016 (published online Dec 21)

Choi WS, Baek YH, Kwon JJ, et al. Rapid acquisition of polymorphic virulence markers during adaptation of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N8 virus in the mouse. Sci Rep 2017 (published online Jan 17)

Chothe SK, Bhushan G, Nissly RH, et al. Avian and human influenza virus compatible sialic acid receptors in little brown bats. Sci Rep 2017 (published online Apr 6)

Chu DH, Okamatsu M, Matsuno K, et al. Genetic and antigenic characterization of H5, H6 and H9 avian influenza viruses circulating in live bird markets with intervention in the center part of Vietnam. Vet Microbiol 2016 Aug 30;192:194-203

Cui P, Deng G, Shi J, et al. New influenza A(H7N7) viruses detected in live poultry markets in China. Virology 2016 (published online Sep 20)

de Bruin E, Zhang X, Ke C, et al. Serological evidence for exposure to avian influenza viruses within poultry workers in southern China. Zoonoses Public Health 2017 (published online Feb 20)

DeJesus E, Costa-Hurtado M, Smith D, et al. Changes in adaptation of H5N2 highly pathogenic avian influenza H5 clade viruses in chickens and mallards. Virology 2016 (published online Sep 12)

El-Shesheny R, Barman S, Feeroz MM, et al. Genesis of influenza A(H5N8) viruses. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jun 13)

Fang S, Baj T, Yang L, et al. Sustained live poultry market surveillance contributes to early warnings for human infection with avian influenza viruses. Emerg Microbes Infect 2016 (published online Aug 3)

Fournie G, Hog E, Barnett T, et al. A systematic review and meta-analysis of practices exposing humans to avian influenza viruses, their prevalence, and rationale. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2017 (published online May 15)

Gonzalez-Reiche AS, Nelson MI, Angel M, et al. Evidence of intercontinental spread and uncommon variants of low-pathogenicity avian influenza viruses in ducks overwintering in Guatemala. mSphere 2017 (published online Apr 5)

Gracia JCM, Van den Hoecke S, Richt JA, et al. A reassortant H9N2 influenza virus containing 2009 pandemic H1N1 internal-protein genes acquired enhanced pig-to-pig transmission after serial passages in swine. Sci Rep 2017 (published online May 2)

Gracia JCM, Van den Hoecke S, Saelens X, et al. Effect of serial pig passages on the adaptation of an avian H9N2 influenza virus to swine. PLoS One 2017 Apr 6;12(4):e0175267

Guo H, de Vries E, McBride R, et al. Highly pathogenic influenza A(H5Nx) viruses with altered H5 receptor-binding specificity. Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published online Nov 21)

Hill NJ, Hussein ITM, Davis KR, et al. Reassortment of influenza A viruses in wild birds in Alaska before H5 clade outbreaks. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 16)

Hill SC, Manvell RJ, Schulenburg B, et al. Antibody responses to avian influenza viruses in wild birds broaden with age. Proc R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2016 (published online Dec 21)

Kang M, Hyung-Kwan J. Genetics and biological property analysis of Korea lineage of influenza A H9N2 viruses. Vet Microbiol 2017 (published online Apr 21)

Killian ML, Kim-Torchetti M, Hines N, et al. Outbreak of H7N8 low pathogenic avian influenza in commercial turkeys with spontaneous mutation to highly pathogenic avian influenza. Genome Announc 2016 May/Jun 16;4(3):e00457-16

Kim SH, Paldurai A, Samal SK. A novel chimeric Newcastle disease virus vectored vaccine against highly pathogenic avian influenza virus. Virology 2017 (published online Jan 19)

Krauss S, Stallknecht DE, Slemons RD, et al. The enigma of the apparent disappearance of Eurasian highly pathogenic H5 clade influenza A viruses in North American waterfowl. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2016 (published online Jul 25)

Kwon JH, Lee DH, Swayne DE, et al. Reassortant clade avian influenza A(H5N6) virus in a wild Mandarin duck, South Korea, 2017. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 27)

Kwon JH, Noh YK, Lee DH, et al. Experimental infection with highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza viruses in the Mandarin duck (Aix galericulata) and domestic pigeon (Columba livia domestica). Vet Microbiol 2017 (published online Mar 4)

Latorre-Margalef N, Brown JD, Fojtik A, et al. Competition between influenza A virus subtypes through heterosubtypic immunity modulates re-infection and antibody dynamics in the mallard duck. PLoS Pathog 2017 Jun 22;13(6):e1006419

Lee DH, Torchetti MK, Killian ML, et al. Reoccurrence of avian influenza A(H5N2) virus clade in wild birds, Alaska, USA, 2016. (Letter) Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 9)

Li M, Liu H, Bi Y, et al. Highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N8) virus in wild migratory birds, Qinghai Lake, China. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 7)

Li X, Tian B, Jianfang Z, et al. A comprehensive retrospective study of the seroprevalence of H9N2 avian influenza viruses in occupationally exposed populations in China. PLoS One 2017 Jun 2;12(6):e0178328

Lin CY, Chia MY, Chen PL, et al. Assessment of pathogenicity and antigenicity of American lineage influenza H5N2 viruses in Taiwan. Virology 2017 (published online May 25)

Lin TN, Nonthabenjawan N, Chaiyawong S, et al. Influenza A(H9N2) virus, Myanmar, 2014-2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 25)

Ly S, Horwood P, Chan M, et al. Seroprevalence and transmission of human influenza A(H5N1) virus before and after virus reassortment, Cambodia, 2006-2014. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 9)

Lycett SJ, Bodewes R, Pohlmann A, et al. Role for migratory wild birds in the global spread of avian influenza H5N8. Science 2016 Oct 14;354(6309):213-7

Marinova-Petkova A, Franks J, Tenzin S, et al. Highly pathogenic reassortant avian influenza A(H5N1) virus clade in poultry, Bhutan. (Letter) Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published Aug 31)

Naguib MM, Graaf A, Fortin A, et al. Novel real-time PCR-based patho- and phylotyping of potentially zoonotic avian influenza a subtype H5 viruses at risk of incursion into Europe in 2017. Eurosurveill 2017 Jan 5;22(1):pii=30435

Okamatsu M, Ozawa M, Soda K, et al. Characterization of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus A(H5N6), Japan, November 2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 28)

Pantin-Jackwood MJ, Stephens CB, Bertran K, et al. The pathogenesis of H7N8 low and highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses from the United States 2016 outbreak in chickens, turkeys and mallards. PLoS One 2017 May 8;12(5):e0177265

Peng Y, Li X, Zhou H, et al. Continual antigenic diversification in China leads to global antigenic complexity of avian influenza H5N1 viruses. Sci Rep 2017 (published online Mar 6)

Poen MJ, Verhagen JH, Manvell RJ, et al. Lack of virological and serological evidence for continued circulation of highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N8 virus in wild birds in the Netherlands, 14 November 2014 to 31 January 2016. Euro Surveill 2016 Sep 22;21(38):pii=30349

Pohlmann A, Starick E, Harder T, et al. Outbreaks among wild birds and domestic poultry caused by reasserted influenza A(H5N8) clade viruses, Germany, 2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jan 5)

Puryear WB, Keogh M, Hill N, et al. Prevalence of influenza A virus in live-captured North Atlantic gray seals: a possible wild reservoir. Emerg Micro Infect 2016 (published online Aug 3)

Pushko P, Tretyakova I, Hidajat R, et al. Virus-like particles displaying H5, H7, H9 hemagglutinins and N1 neuraminidase elicit protective immunity to heterologous avian influenza viruses in chickens. Virology 2016 (published online Dec 6)

Sarkar S, Khan SU, Mikolon A, et al. An epidemiological study of avian influenza A (H5) virus in nomadic ducks and their raising practices in northeastern Bangladesh, 2011-2012. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2016 (published online Dec 14)

Si Y, Lee IW, Kim E, et al. Genetic characterisation of novel, highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N6 viruses isolated in birds, South Korea, November 2016. Eurosurveill 2017 Jan 5;22(1):pii=30434

Sikkema RS, Freidl GS, de Bruin E, et al. Weighing serological evidence of human exposure to animal influenza viruses — a literature review. Euro Surveill 2016 Nov 3;21(44):pii=30388

Su S, Xing G, Wang J, et al. Characterization of H7N2 avian influenza virus in wild birds and pikas in Qinghai-Tibet plateau area. Sci Rep 2016 (published online Aug 24)

Sun X, Belser JA, Pulit-Penaloza JA, et al. Pathogenesis and transmission assessments of two H7N8 influenza A viruses recently isolated from turkey farms in Indiana using mouse and ferret models. J Virol 2016 (published online Sep 28)

Thanh NTL, Vy NHT, Xuyen HTA, et al. No evidence of on-farm circulation of avian influenza H5 subtype in Ca Mau Province, southern Vietnam, March 2016-January 2017. PLoS Curr 2017 May 5

Torremorell M, Alonso C, Davies PR, et al. Investigation into the airborne dissemination of H5N2 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus during the 2015 spring outbreaks in the Midwestern United States. Avian Dis 2016 Sep;60(3):637-43

Turner JCM, Feeroz MM, Hasan MK, et al. Insights into live bird markets of Bangladesh: an overview of the dynamics of transmission of H5N1 and H9N2 avian influenza viruses. Emerg Microbes Infect 2017 (published online Mar 8)

UK DEFRA. Qualitative risk assessment: assessing the risk of pigeon racing in spreading avian influenza. Mar 15, 2017

van den Brand JMA, Wohlsein P, Herfst S, et al. Influenza A (H10N7) virus causes respiratory tract disease in harbor seals and ferrets. PLoS One 2016 Jul 22;11(7):e0159625

Wu J, Lu J, Faria NR, et al. Effect of live poultry market interventions on influenza A(H7N9) virus, Guangdong, China. Emerg Infect Dis 2016 (published online Oct 26)

Wu T, Perrings C. Conservation, development and the management of infectious disease: avian influenza in China, 2004-2012. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 2017 (published online Apr 24)

Xia J, Cui JQ, He X, et al. Genetic and antigenic evolution of H9N2 subtype avian influenza virus in domestic chickens in southwestern China, 2013-2016. PLoS One 2017 Feb 3;12(2):e0171564

Xiang N, Li X, Ren R, et al. Assessing change in avian influenza A(H7N9) virus infections during the fourth epidemic — China, September 2015-August 2016. MMWR 1026 Dec 16;65(49):1390-4

Xu W, Berhane Y, Dube C, et al. Epidemiological and evolutionary inference of the transmission network of the 2014 highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N2 outbreak in British Columbia, Canada. Sci Rep 2016; 6:30858

Xu Y, Gong P, Wielstra B, et al. Southward autumn migration of waterfowl facilitates cross-continental transmission of the highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 virus. Sci Rep 2016 (published online Aug 10)

Yamamoto Y, Nakamura K, Mase M. Survival of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus in tissues derived from experimentally infected chickens. Appl Environ Microbiol 2017 (published online Jun 16)

Yang L, Zhu W, Li X, et al. Genesis and dissemination of highly pathogenic H5N6 avian influenza viruses. J Virol 2016 (published online Dec 21)

Yuk SS, Erdene-Ochir TO, Kwon JH, et al. Efficacy of clade 2.3.2 H5 commercial vaccines in protecting chickens from clade H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza infection. Vaccine 2017 (published online Feb 3)

Yuk SS, Lee DH, Park JK, et al. Experimental infection of dogs with highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (H5N8). J Vet Sci 2017 (published online Apr 6)

Zanin M, Kocer ZA, Poulson RL, et al. The potential for low pathogenic avian H7 influenza A viruses to replicate and cause disease in a mammalian model. J Virol 2016 (published online Nov 16)

Zhang Y, Chen M, Huang Y, et al. Human infections with novel reassortant H5N6 avian influenza viruses in China. (Letter to the Editor) Emerg Microbes Infect 2017 (published online Jun 7)

Zhoa T, Qian YH, Chen SH, et al. Novel H7N2 and H5N6 avian influenza A viruses in sentinel chickens: a sentinel chicken surveillance study. Front Microbiol 2016 (published online Oct 20)

Zhou J, Wu J, Zeng X, et al. Isolation of H5N6, H7N9 and H9N2 avian influenza A viruses from air sampled at live poultry markets in China, 2014 and 2015. Euro Surveill 2016 Sep1;21(35):pii=30331

Zhu W, Zhou J, Li Z, et al. Biological characterization of the emerged highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) A(H7N9) viruses in humans, in mainland China, 2016 to 2017. Euro Surveill 2017 May 11;22(19):pii=30533

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