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The outbreaks involved different strains, including H5N6, H5N1, and H5N8.
Dutch officials report H5N6 outbreaks in wild birds, and Italy confirms an H5N8 poultry outbreak.
The strain has 2 mutations that might alter its susceptibility to the neuraminidase inhibitor class of antiviral drugs.
Also, Cambodia reports an H5N1 outbreak in poultry, its first in nearly a year.
The strain resulted from a mix of high-path H5N8 and low-path H3N6.
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