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April 12

News Reports for April 12, 2014

by: NewsDiary

Mon Apr 07, 2014 at 21:03:30 PM EDT

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China
• China's bird flu toll 100 in three months (Link)
• Hong Kong: Epidemiological investigation and follow-up actions by CHP on confirmed human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) (Link)
• Hong Kong CHP: CHP notified of one additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Mainland (Link)
• Shanghai: Smart moves help the city avoid another H7N9 scare (Link)
• Three more H7N9 deaths, four new cases in S China (Link)

Guinea
• MSF resumes treatment center work at Ebola protest site (Link)

Morocco
• Concerns that West African Ebola Virus May Have Spread to Morocco (Link)
• ProMED: Ebola virus disease - West Africa (14): Morocco susp, virus stability (Link)

Saudi Arabia
• Saudi MOH: CHP notified of one additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Mainland (translated) (Link)
• Special quarantine units for MERS patients urged (Link)

United Arab Emirates
• Foreign Paramedic Dies in UAE, Five Others in Hospital after Being Infected with Deadly MERS Virus (Link)

Research
• Possible new target to attack flu virus identified (Link)
• A Brief, Terrifying History of Viruses Escaping From Labs (Link)
• Possible Role of Songbirds and Parakeets in Transmission of Influenza A(H7N9) Virus to Humans (Link)

General
• MERS sickens UAE paramedics, Jordanian, more Saudis (Link)

Commentary
• Avian Flu Diary: MERS-CoV: The Twitter Of Their Discontent (Link)
• Avian Flu Diary: KSA: Public Health Messaging On MERS (Link)
• Avian Flu Diary: Referral: VDU Blog - Professor Ali Mohamed Zaki On MERS-CoV (Link)


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News Reports for April 12, 2013

by: NewsDiary

Sat Apr 06, 2013 at 11:24:09 AM EDT

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China
• 5 more H7N9 cases reported, some recover (Link)
• Report on 3 in China Who Died From Bird Flu Points to Severity of Strain  (Link)
• ProMED: Avian influenza (02): China, LPAI H7N9, duck, RFI (Link)
• (2 new cases & 1 new death) City newly diagnosed two cases of human infection with the H7N9 avian influenza (Link)
• China's Bird Flu Could Spread South, Hong Kong (Link)
• H7N9 infected birds will migrate to Pearl River Delta, says microbiologist (Link)
• All provincial regions can test for H7N9 (Link)
• Chinese officials begin chicken cull in Zhejiang province (Link)
• Quarantine ended for H7N9 patient in E China  (Link)
• China reports new bird flu death, infections (Link)
• Death toll in China's bird flu rises to 11 (Link)
• (3 new cases) China reports 5 new H7N9 cases, total 43 (Link)
• Beijing: first case H7N9 avian flu suspected case (Link)

Indonesia
• Indonesia restricts import of China poultry (Link)

Japan
• Japan government gets new anti-flu powers (Link)
• Japan decides to put anti-new flu law into effect on Sat (Link)

Taiwan
• H7N9 will not peter out anytime soon (Link)

Uganda
• Uganda on bird flu alert (Link)

United States
• As New Flu Cases Rise In China, U.S. Steps Up Its Response (Link)
• WI: Milwaukee Health Department issues bird flu bulletin as fears of potential pandemic grow (Link)

Vietnam
Bird flu hits nest farm in Vietnam (Link)

Research
• H7N9 flu 'may pose a serious human health risk,' scientists write (Link)
• Beijing Brambling, Zhejiang Duck Spawn Deadly Flu, Study Finds (Link)
• New bird flu strain seen adapting to mammals, humans (Link)
• Genetic analysis shows new bird flu strain could affect humans (Link)

General
• The grim mechanics behind how bird flu kills (Link)
• International SOS to Host Webinar on Managing Risks Associated with H7N9 Bird Flu in China  (Link)
• WHO investigating suspected human-to-human bird flu infection in China (Link)
• Urgent Warning On New Bird Flu H7N9: Could Pose Global Threat (Link)
• What You Need To Know About The New Bird Flu (Link)
• H7N9 Bird Flu Virus: WHO Exploring 'New Territory' Amid Outbreak (Link)

Commentary
• Recombinomics: WHO Threatens H7N9 Reporting Delays (Link)
• Helen Branswell: H7N9 Bird Flu Virus: WHO Exploring 'New Territory' Amid Outbreak (Link)


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News Reports for April 12, 2012

by: NewsDiary

Wed Apr 11, 2012 at 00:31:48 AM EDT

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India
• 'No cause for panic on increasing swine flu' (Link)
• Karnataka: H1N1 claims another life in Bangalore (Link)
• Woman succumbs to H1N1 in Gujarat (Link)
• Four from Tamil Nadu test positive to H1N1 at Jipmer (Link)
• Maharashtra: Suspected Swine Flu death in Nashik (Link)
• Karnataka: Another swine flu death, this time from Davangere (Link)
• Swine flu virus has mutated: Vyas (Link)
• Medical response to tackle H1N1 (Link)

New Zealand
• Influenza vaccine recommended but select the appropriate vaccine (Link)

United States
• UT: Novel H3N2 flu case reported in Utah (CIDRAP) (Link)
• WA: Flu Season Hangs On In NW, As Seen In Your Web Searches (Link)

Research
• New Bat FLU Virus Discovered in Guatemalan Fruit Bats Says CDC (Link)


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News Reports for April 12, 2011

by: NewsDiary

Sat Apr 09, 2011 at 19:55:46 PM EDT

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Bangladesh
•  24 quarantine stations planned along border (Link)

Ghana
•  Swine flu cases increased at Achimota hospital (Link)

Indonesia
•  Gorontalo Suspect Patient Goes Home (translated) (Link)

Mexico
•  Tamaulipas: Reported 150 suspected Influenza A H1N1 (Link)

South Africa
•   5 outbreaks of HPAI H5N2 in domestic birds  (Link)

United States
•  PA: Pennsylvania has flu season worst in six years (Link)

Venezuela
•  Deputy Minister of Health confirmed 1,200 cases of H1N1 (Link)
•  45 confirmed cases of H1N1 flu in Carabobo  (Link)
•  Increase to 16 cases of H1N1 in Anzoátegui (Link)
•  Health Ministry Confirms 1,306 AH1N1 Flu Cases (Link)

Commentary
•  Recombinomics: Rapid H1N1 Spread In South America Increases Concerns (Link)
•  Recombinomics: H1N1 Levels Explode in Tamaulipas Mexico (Link)


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News Reports for April 12, 2010

by: NewsDiary

Fri Apr 09, 2010 at 23:12:52 PM EDT

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Australia
•  Wildlife officers investigate gull, pelican deaths (Link)

Solomon Islands
•  Solomons investigates spate of chicken deaths (Link)
•  ProMED: Solomon Islands chicken deaths (Link)

United States
•  GA: H1N1 spike in Georgia raises concerns of possible third wave (Link)

Vietnam
•  Vietnam girl found with bird flu; blue ear spreads (Link)
•  People need high alert for flu A (H5N1) (Link)
•  Three people infected with influenza A (H5N1) (Link)

General
•  Osterhaus warns against H5N1 complacency (Link)


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News Reports for April 12, 2009

by: NewsDiary

Fri Apr 10, 2009 at 22:26:33 PM EDT

Egypt
•  New bird flu cases suggest the danger of pandemic is rising (Link)
Indonesia
•  Bali, Indonesia interview w/ www.balidiscovery.com's President Director (Link)
United States
•  DHS Announces Nearly $970 Million in Preparedness  (Link)
•  Hawaii TV shows on Pandemic Start April 15 (Link)
Vietnam
•  Laboratory receives WHO accreditation (Link)

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News Reports for April 12

by: AlohaOR

Sat Apr 12, 2008 at 00:10:50 AM EDT

Open this diary to read today's news and to see a summary of yesterday's news.
New Stories for Today:
  • China rejects human-to-human bird flu report
  • UK: Why bird flu stories aren't all bad news
  • India: Poll fever hits flu ops in Bengal
  • US (FL): Doctors Fox & Campazzi urge preparations
  • More H5N1 receptor binding domain changes
  • Russia: Confirmation of H5N1 in birds; bird owner hospitalized for observation
  • Russia: Avian influenza comes from the east
  • Human-like receptor specificity does not affect the neuraminidase-inhibitor susceptibility of H5N1
  • (Yet) another human A/H5N1 influenza case and cluster [2007 Pakistan] - when should Europe be concerned?
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News Reports for April 12

by: Nimbus

Wed Apr 11, 2007 at 23:46:01 PM EDT

Summary of News for April 11, 2007

Bangladesh
    •   Bangladesh says bird flu spreads to southern region (Link)
Cambodia
    •   Confirmation of H5N1 in Cambodian's 7th Bird Flu Death (Link)
Egypt
    •   Egyptian girl dies of bird flu, 14th death (Link) and (Link)
India
    •   India Issues Bird Flu Alert (Link)
Indonesia
    •   Indonesia's Bird Flu Body Count Grows Rapidly (Link)
Philippines
    •   Bird flu virus easily dies in tropical countries like the Philippines (Link)
UK
    •   Funeral directors ready for flu pandemic  (Link)
    •   How One British City Is Preparing For The Pandemic (Link) and (Link)
    •   Bird flu hit company trying to regain public confidence (Link)
United States
    •   Severe Pandemic Planning Assumptions May Be Too Low (June, 2006) (Link)
    •   Governor Charlie Crist Asks for $36.7 Million in Anti-Viral Drugs (Link)
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