News & Perspective

Oct 20, 2017

Oct 20, 2017

Flu Scan for Oct 20, 2017

IV zanamivir in kids
H5N8 in Italy

Oct 13, 2017

Oct 13, 2017

Flu Scan for Oct 13, 2017

Flu in US and Europe
Avian flu in Europe, Asia

Mar 31, 2017

Mar 31, 2017

Flu Scan for Mar 31, 2017

Flu deaths in US kids
H5N1, H5N8 outbreaks

Dec 01, 2015

Dec 01, 2015

Flu Scan for Dec 01, 2015

Global flu update
Avian flu in Vietnam, Italy, France

Nov 15, 2007

Nov 15, 2007

THE PANDEMIC VACCINE PUZZLE Can we vaccinate enough people in time to matter?

Maryn McKennaContributing Writer

(CIDRAP News) – This in-depth article investigates the prospects for development of vaccines to head off the threat of an influenza pandemic posed by the H5N1 avian influenza virus. Its seven parts put advances in vaccine technology in perspective by illuminating the formidable barriers to producing an effective and widely usable vaccine in a short time frame.

Jul 14, 2006

Jul 14, 2006

USDA, FAO to launch animal disease crisis center

(CIDRAP News) – The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) announced today that a new animal disease crisis management center will begin operating in late July at FAO headquarters in Rome, with an initial focus on H5N1 avian influenza.

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