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January 9

News Reports for January 9, 2014

by: NewsDiary

Sat Jan 04, 2014 at 22:19:07 PM EST

Reminder: Please do not post whole articles, just snippets and links. Thanks!

Canada
• Canada confirms 1st H5N1 bird flu death in North America (Link)
• Avian influenza, human (08): Canada ex China (Beijing), H5N1, fatal (Link)
• First Fatal Case of H5N1 Bird Flu in North America Reported (Link)
• 20-year-old Chinese girl returned dye H5N1 death: doctors advise (translated) (Link)

China
• ProMED: Avian influenza, human (08): (GD, JS) H7N9, new cases (Link)
• Avian influenza, human (09): H7N9, (HK) new case (Link)
• WHO: Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus - update (Link)

Oman
• WHO: Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) - update (Link)

United States
• CDC: First Human Avian Influenza A (H5N1) Virus Infection Reported in Americas (Link)
• CA: Four Bay Area Flu Deaths Confirmed (Link)
• CA: Fresno County jail floor is on lockdown after an inmate is hospitalized with the H1N1 flu virus (Link)
• KS: Deadly flu sends scores to area emergency rooms (Link)
• MI: Michigan hit hard by flu season; H1N1 reappears (Link)
• OR: H1N1 Flu Strand Claims Another Oregon Life (Link)
• TX: First Flu Related Death in El Paso Area This Season Confirmed (Link)
• TX: Hundreds of Houston Area Children Suffer from Respiratory Illness (Link)

Commentary
• Recombinomics: Fatal H5N1 Encephalitis Cluster Raises Concern (Link)
• Helen Branswell: H5N1 and H1N1: Bird flu? Seasonal flu? Get your flu facts straight (Link)
• Maggie Fox: Bird flu case in Canada: Where has H5N1 been, anyway? (Link)
• Virology Down Under: H5N1: 1st fatal case in North America...[UPDATED x4-FINAL] (Link)
• Avian Flu Diary: PHAC: Speaking Notes Of H5N1 Technical Briefing (Link)


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News Reports for January 9, 2013

by: NewsDiary

Sat Jan 05, 2013 at 19:57:26 PM EST

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China
• Mainland A/H1N1 flu cases reported in December, over 300 cases death (translated) (Link)

India
• Chandigarh: This season, 11 tested positive for swine flu, 4 from city (Link)
• Chandigarh: Swine flu threat looms over Patiala (Link)
• Chandigarh: 2 die, 4 reported cases of Swine Flu in Chandigarh (Link)

Indonesia
Avian Flu Budget Jumps 86 Percent (Link)
• Anticipating H5N1 25 Million Doses of Bird Flu Vaccine Prepared (translated) (Link)

Israel
• 2 women hospitalized due to swine flu (Link)

Mexico
• Mexico reports bird flu outbreaks at two egg farms (Link)

United States
• CA: Antivirals snubbed in flu fight (Link)
• MA: Flu Prompts Boston to Declare Public Health Emergency - U.S. Emergency Rooms Inundated With Flu Patients (Link)
• MA: Flu season has Boston declaring health emergency (Link)
• WI: Flu cases are jamming Milwaukee-area hospitals (Link)

Research
• Global research on avian flu may start again soon (Link)

General
• ProMED: Influenza (04): WHO update (Link)

Commentary
• Recombinomics: Media Myth On United States H3N2 Vaccine Match (Link)
• Recombinomics: 18 H3N2 Deaths In Pennsylvania In Week 1 (Link)


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News Reports for January 9, 2012

by: NewsDiary

Sat Jan 07, 2012 at 14:45:11 PM EST

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Bulgaria
•  No bird flu in Bulgaria now, no risk for people: food safety agency chief (Link)

China
•  Increase in influenza activity in Hong Kong (Link)

India
•  Odisha alerts officials after test confirms bird flu (Link)
•  First Bird Flu case detected in Odisha (Link)
•  Bird flu alert issued all over Odisha (Link)
•  Bird flu: Dist Collectors told to remain alert (Link)

Indonesia
•  Unexpected Bird Flu Death in Jakarta (translated) (Link)
•  Resident Sunter Agunt Killed by 'Taxable' Bird Flu (translated) (Link)
•  Jakut Resident Death Suspected Bird Flu (translated) (Link)
•  Adra Soraya is Negative for Avian Flu (Link)
•  Mandatory That Referral Hospitals Provide Places for Bird Flu Patients (translated) (Link)
•  Lab Results of Bird Flu Victim's Brother Negative (translated) (Link)
•  Five Year Old Boy a Bird Flu Suspect (translated) (Link)

Malaysia
•  Veterinary Dept can do more (Link)

Taiwan
•  COA confirms cases of avian influenza in Changhua County (Link)

United Kingdom
•  Bedfordshire: NHS fears surge of flu cases (Link)

United States
•  New strain of influenza found in Iowa and Illinois (Link)
•  NC: Health Department offers extended flu clinic hours as number of cases increases (Link)

Commentary
•  University of Oxford: Experimenting with oversight with more bite? (Link)
•  Recombinomics: Wisconsin H1N1v Links US H3N2v China H5N1 Swiss H1N1v (Link)
•  New York Times: Federal government approved security at University of Wisconsin-Madison  bird flu lab (Link)


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News Reports for January 9, 2011

by: NewsDiary

Sat Jan 08, 2011 at 21:34:56 PM EST

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Egypt
•  2 new A/H1N1 deaths in Delta (Link)

Pakistan
•  19 cases of Swine Flu confirmed in Karachi (Link)

Russia
•  Siberian city of Tomsk extends school break due to flu risk (Link)

South Korea
•  S. Korea battles bird flu, foot-and-mouth (Link)

Sri Lanka
•  25 dead as AH1N1 cases near 500 (Link)

United Kingdom
•  New flu jabs will not protect the elderly (Link)
•  Ireland: Swine flu outbreak claims 13 lives in the North (Link)
•  Flu strikes 16,000 NHS staff (Link)
•  Fears over mutating swine flu virus (Link)

United States
•  NC: Assistant surgeon general to speak at Duke forum on dealing with flu outbreaks, pandemics (Link)

Commentary
•  Recombinomics: H1N1 Immunological Escape Signals Wave 3 (Link)
•  Recombinomics: H1N1 D225G Recombination and Transmission In The UK (Link)


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News Reports for January 9, 2010

by: NewsDiary

Fri Jan 08, 2010 at 23:26:01 PM EST

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India
•  Bird flu scare in Kaziranga, birds found dead (Link)
•  Kaziranga alert after bird deaths (Link)
•  Five students test swine flu positive (Link)

United States
•  US: H1N1 doses urged for winter flu season (Link)
•  AL: Swine flu widespread only in Alabama (Link)

General
•  Why Seniors Really Should Fear Swine Flu (Link)
•  Pro-MED: H1N1 In California Turkey Flock (Link)
•  Pro-MED: Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Weekly Update Summary (Link)

Commentary
•  Recombinomics: H1N1 D225G D225N D225A in Ukraine Lungs (Link)
•  Recombinomics: Ukraine Fatalities Jump to 882 - D225A/N/G in Kyiv (Link)

Research
•  Diarrhea may be source of flu infection, researchers say (Link)


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News Reports for January 9

by: gardner

Thu Jan 08, 2009 at 23:42:46 PM EST

Open this diary to read today's news and to see a summary of yesterday's news.
New Stories for Today:
  • India: Manipur: Everyone's sick in Churachandpur
  • Vietnam spends $7 mln on poultry vaccination
  • Viet Nam - Saigon - New bird flu case confirmed in northern province
  • Caymen Islands - Letter: We need a new health minister
  • A little more info on the Vietnamese cases: New bird flu case confirmed in northern province
  • Recombinomics Commentary: Fatal H5N1 Cluster in Vietnam Raises Concerns
  • Myanmar steps up tight bio-security against cross-border bird flu
  • Congo: Update on the Ebola outbreak.
  • Viet Nam - Ha Noi - Ministry tightens bird-flu checks as threat increases
  • India - Status Report on Avian Influenza in Assam and West Bengal as on 8.01.09
  • USA - Dec 17th HHS Plan first Webcast available
  • Recombinomics Commentary: CDC Cites Recombination In Influenza Evolution
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News Reports for January 9

by: gardner

Wed Jan 09, 2008 at 00:04:06 AM EST

New Stories for Today (Open this Diary to read more on these postings)
  • Saudi Arabia: Falcon expert warns of H5N1 threat.
  • Indonesian teenager hospitalized for suspected bf
  • Domincan Republic H5N2?
  • EU reinforces measures against avian flu
  • Polish bird flu under control, situation better-EU
  • Dr Ilaria Capua, veterinary expert, wins " Scientific American 50" award
  • Acambis introduces new medicine for influenza (A)
  • Dominican Republic authorities have asked the Haitian government to rescind its decision to suspend imports of poultry products
  • U.S. resident from Pakistan cluster never infected with H5N1.
Summary of News for January 8, 2008
General
•   Major Progress in Anadis' Milk-Based Anti-Influenza (Flu) Virus Antibodies Project (Link)
•   Virus Basics - Tiny Specks of Misery, Both Vile & Useful (Link)
Canada
•   Air Canada - Quarantine Due To Flu-Like Symptoms (Link)
Egypt
•   Egyptians urged to be more cautious of Bird Flu (Link)
Indonesia
•   New bird flu suspected death reported in Indonesia (Link)
Jamaica
•   Officials say strain of Bird Flu detected in Dom Rep no threat to Jamaica (Link)
Nepal
•   'Nepal at risk of avian influenza' (Link)
Norway
•   Bird Flu: Veterenarians call for more birds (Link)
Russia
•   Russia: cattle culled after unknown respiratory disease (Link)
Sri Lanka
•   Sri Lanka - "Viral Flu" (Link)
United States
•   NJ: Revised plan for fighting a flu pandemic is nearly finished (Link)
Vietnam
•   Vietnam Strengthening measures to contain bird flu (Link)
•   Nearly 5% of poultry in Vietnam bear bird flu viruses (Link)
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News Reports for January 9

by: Nimbus

Tue Jan 09, 2007 at 00:29:03 AM EST

New Stories for Today
(Open this Diary to read more on these postings)
  • Additional southern Vietnam province sees ducks die en masse (Kien Giang)
  • Australia: thousands of birds dead (WA)
  • Canada: Ontario - final SARS report (with recommendations)
  • "Pandemic Tool Kit" launched for Ontario businesses
  • "pandemicflu.gov" update for overseas businesses
  • Azerbaijan - more on poultry deaths in Fuzuli
  • Canada: protect health-care workers - SARS report
  • China: confirmed new human bird flu case (male, from Anhui, recovered)
Summary of News for January 8 2007

Azerbaijan
    •   Mass death of poultries observed in Fuzuli - Azerbaijan (Link)
Indonesia
    •   Jakarta Cluster (Link)
    •   RS the Friendship Receive Six Again Suspect Bird Flu (Link)
    •   Indonesian woman with bird flu in critical condition, health official says (Link)
    •   Dr. Nimans commentary clarifies indonesia cluster (Link)
    •   Indonesia Confirms Second Human Bird-Flu Case in as Many Days  (Link)
Thailand
    •   Bird flu vaccine for poultry still banned in Thailand (Link)
USA
    •   Future flu pandemic toll could be "very scary" - U.S. (Link)
    •   Dozens Of Dead Birds in Austin Texas (Link) and (Link)
United Kingdom
    •   UK poultry workers to get flu jabs (Link)
General
    •   Heads in the Sand: Procrastinating about bird flu (Link)

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