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Jun 10, 2013

Jun 10, 2013
h7n9 electron microscope image

CDC: Reserve H7N9 testing for severely ill patients

The CDC's recently modified advice suggests that clinicians test only suspected H7N9 influenza patients who require hospitalization.

Jun 11, 2013

Jun 11, 2013
Lab worker with H7N9 virus

Federal officials weigh H7N9 vaccine options

Intensive federal deliberations are under way on whether to stockpile a vaccine against the H7N9 flu virus that emerged this spring in China.