News & Perspective

Jun 23, 2017

Jun 23, 2017

News Scan for Jun 23, 2017

Zika and dengue immunity
Avian flu in Taiwan, Finland
Beef import ban

Mar 07, 2016

Mar 07, 2016

Avian Flu Scan for Mar 07, 2016

Indiana H7N8 risk factors
Avian flu in Mexico, Taiwan, Nigeria

Apr 17, 2015

Apr 17, 2015
Turkeys in barn

H5N2 strikes more Minnesota farms, South Dakota flock

H5N2 has now affected over 1.7 million Minnesota birds, 2.4 million in central US.

Apr 02, 2015

Apr 02, 2015
Turkey farm

H5N2 strikes turkey flocks in South Dakota, Minnesota

H5N2 on 2 more commercial farms mark South Dakota's 1st and Minnesota's 4th such outbreaks.

Mar 25, 2015

Mar 25, 2015
Poultry farm, aerial view

Low-path avian flu surfaces on Kansas poultry farm

An unspecified low-path virus hits a Kansas farm, while high-path avian flu is confirmed in Taiwan and Palestine.

Mar 13, 2015

Mar 13, 2015
Chickens and ducks

Taiwan battles more H5N2, H5N8 outbreaks

Also, US officials say H5N2 viruses in Missouri, Arkansas, and Minnesota match one from a wild bird in Washington state.

Jan 22, 2015

Jan 22, 2015
Chicken culling

Avian flu outbreaks in Taiwan trigger human monitoring

Officials are assessing farm and public health workers after widespread outbreaks.

Jan 15, 2015

Jan 15, 2015

Avian Flu Scan for Jan 15, 2015

H5N2 in Oregon mallard
H5N8 outbreaks in Taiwan
H10 in Chinese birds