News & Perspective

Apr 26, 2017

Apr 26, 2017
White duck

Iran, Vietnam report more H5N1 outbreaks

In addition, Sweden and Hungary report H5N8 avian flu outbreaks in poultry.

Jan 13, 2017

Jan 13, 2017
Ukraine map

Ukraine confirms first H5N8 outbreaks; Egypt reports another

New reports to the OIE involve avian flu outbreaks in 8 countries.

Nov 30, 2016

Nov 30, 2016
Coot

H5N8 avian flu outbreak expands to Egypt

Findings in dead coots make Egypt the 3rd Mideast country to report high-path H5N8.

Oct 10, 2016

Oct 10, 2016
Great Wall of China in Gansu province

China reports H5N6 in poultry; study finds high H5N1 seroprevalence

In addition, the WHO reports 2 new H5N1 cases in Egypt.

Jul 14, 2016

Jul 14, 2016

FAO calls for more surveillance after African H5N1 outbreaks

Cameroon's recent outbreak is its first since 2006 and signals southern movement of the virus, the FAO said.

Mar 15, 2016

Mar 15, 2016
Live-poultry market

H5N6 sickens another in China as Egypt notes 2 H5N1 cases

The H5N6 patient, who had visited a live-poultry market, has the world's 10th case.

Dec 10, 2015

Dec 10, 2015
Camels in crowded market

MERS-CoV found in Nigerian camels but not in Mideast bats

RNA analyzed from camels in Nigeria is of a different lineage from Mideast strains.

Nov 17, 2015

Nov 17, 2015
Fog and flood

WHO says health impacts of climate change overlooked

Earlier this week, a leading expert voiced similar concerns, noting that the WHO hadn't made its voice heard.

Apr 14, 2015

Apr 14, 2015
Cairo poultry market

WHO: Several factors fueling surge of H5N1 in Egypt

The 7 latest patients in Egypt include a mother and son who got sick on the same day after poultry exposure.

Apr 09, 2015

Apr 09, 2015
Poultry market in Egypt

WHO notes 9 new H5N1 cases in Egypt, outlines patterns

The WHO said Egyptian authorities reported 30 cases in March alone.

Pages

Sort Results

 

Narrow results

by Topic

by country

by organization

Newsletter Sign-up

Get CIDRAP news and other free newsletters.

Sign up now»

OUR UNDERWRITERS

Unrestricted financial support provided by

Bentson Foundation 3M Gilead 
Grant support for ASP provided by

  Become an underwriter»