News & Perspective

Dec 30, 2013

Dec 30, 2013

News Scan for Dec 30, 2013

H9N2 case in Hong Kong
Polio in Pakistan

Dec 26, 2013

Dec 26, 2013

Flu Scan for Dec 26, 2013

H7N9 cytokine findings
Health provider H1N1 alert
H5N2 in China chickens
Flu on South African ostrich farms
Testosterone and vaccine response

Dec 17, 2013

Dec 17, 2013
Chicken in cage

China reports first human case of H10N8 avian flu

A 73-year-old woman in China has died from H10N8 avian flu, the first instance in people.

Dec 16, 2013

Dec 16, 2013

Flu Scan for Dec 16, 2013

More H7N9 cases in China
Common respiratory viruses

Dec 13, 2013

Dec 13, 2013

News Scan for Dec 13, 2013

TB skin test shortages
California meningitis vaccine request
Shenzhen market closures
Pakistan polio attacks
Schistosomiasis in Yemen

Dec 11, 2013

Dec 11, 2013

Flu Scan for Dec 11, 2013

H7N9 at live markets
Global flu activity

Dec 10, 2013

Dec 10, 2013
H7N9 Influenza Virus

WHO confirms H7N9 cases as labs track risks

The WHO confirms four cases as scientists assess risks based on genetic monitoring and lab tests.

Dec 09, 2013

Dec 09, 2013
Market poultry

Hong Kong, China offer more details on H7N9 cases

Officials detail poultry exposures for recent cases and reveal a family connection in two of them.

Dec 06, 2013

Dec 06, 2013
Hong Kong aerial view

Hong Kong and China report new H7N9 cases

Hong Kong detects a second imported H7N9 case, while mainland China reports another.

Dec 02, 2013

Dec 02, 2013
Hong Kong skyline

Hong Kong reports its first H7N9 flu case

A 36-year-old woman is in critical condition, raising Hong Kong's response level to 'serious,' while the mainland confirms its fifth case this fall.


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