News & Perspective

Jun 23, 2017

Jun 23, 2017

News Scan for Jun 23, 2017

Zika and dengue immunity
Avian flu in Taiwan, Finland
Beef import ban

May 09, 2017

May 09, 2017

Avian Flu Scan for May 09, 2017

H7N8 patterns in poultry
H7N9, H5N8 outbreaks

Mar 07, 2017

Mar 07, 2017
Broiler chickens

North American-origin H7N9 isolated from Tennessee farm

Officials empasize it is not the H7N9 virus that has affected poultry and humans in China.

Mar 06, 2017

Mar 06, 2017
Farm chickens

High-path H7 avian flu detected on Tennessee farm

The virus claimed 700 chickens, and more than 70,000 were culled to contain the outbreak.

Jan 12, 2017

Jan 12, 2017
Swans in flight

H5N8 detected in Spain, Slovenia for first time

Also, an analysis of H5N2 from a wild Alaskan duck adds more evidence that North American wild birds still harbor the virus.