News & Perspective

Aug 09, 2013

Aug 09, 2013
H7N9 micrograph image

Chinese woman hospitalized with suspected H7N9 infection

The case, if confirmed, would be Guangdong province's first human H7N9 infection.

Aug 12, 2013

Aug 12, 2013
Chicken and handler

Blood samples hint at silent H7N9 in poultry workers

A serology study in a hard-hit Chinese province shows evidence of asymptomatic or mild H7N9 cases.

Aug 13, 2013

Aug 13, 2013
Backyard poultry

Two Cambodian children hospitalized with H5N1

Two more kids contracted H5N1 in Cambodia, where 70% of cases have been in those under 14.

Aug 14, 2013

Aug 14, 2013
H5N1 color electron micro

Study: Technique adds 'kill switch' to modified flu viruses

A new molecular strategy could diffuse some of the controversy over lab-modified flu viruses.

Aug 14, 2013

Avian Flu Scan for Aug 14, 2013

H5N1 transmission to close contacts
Review of fatal H7N9 cases
H7N3 in Mexican poultry

Aug 30, 2013

Aug 30, 2013
Closeup of ferret

H7N9 studies affirm pathogenesis, transmission data

H7N9 studies from China revealed more about cytokine patterns in severely ill patients and reaffirmed airborne spread in ferrets.

Aug 01, 2013

Aug 01, 2013

News Scan for Aug 01, 2013

US kindergarten vaccination
NDM-1 in France
H5N1 in Nepal
Rabies in Taiwan

Aug 05, 2013

Aug 05, 2013

News Scan for Aug 05, 2013

MERS cluster profiled
Polio vaccination in Israel
H5N3 detected in Taiwan
H5N1 in Nepal, India

Aug 07, 2013

Aug 07, 2013

News Scan for Aug 07, 2013

UN and cholera in Haiti
H5N1 in Vietnam
Flu in older Latin Americans
CDC resource for travelers

Aug 08, 2013

Aug 08, 2013

News Scan for Aug 08, 2013

Airborne H7N9
H7N9 ancestry
MERS home care advice
Smallpox vaccine for Europe


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