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february 25

News Reports for February 25, 2014

by: NewsDiary

Sun Feb 23, 2014 at 22:41:51 PM EST

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

China
• ProMED: Avian influenza, human (77): China, H7N9, WHO (Link)
• Hong Kong: CHP notified of four additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) and one case of avian influenza A (H5) in Mainland (Link)
• Hong Kong: Stop-gap solution to bird isolation (Link)
• Guangdong Province 1 new confirmed cases of human infection with H7N9 avian influenza (translated) (Link)
• Hong Kong CHP: CHP notified of four additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) and one case of avian influenza A (H5) in Mainland (Link)
• Mainland poultry could be allowed into market before results of bird-flu tests (Link)
• Hunan Province: China confirms new H5 avian influenza case, more H7N9 cases (Link)

Indonesia
• East Java: Residents Sukapura Women Allegedly Got Bird Flu (translated) (Link)

United States
• CA: Delay in antivirals seen in flu severity (Link)

Vietnam
• Vietnam braces for avian flu outbreaks (Link)

Research
• Camels Linked to Spread of MERS Virus in People (Link)

Commentary
• Avian Flu Diary: mBio: MERS-CoV In Saudi Arabian Camels (Link)


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News Reports for February 25, 2013

by: NewsDiary

Sun Feb 24, 2013 at 19:48:12 PM EST

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China
• Hong Kong: Health chief tells of quicker tests in wake of SARS (Link)
• Hong Kong:  'While I battled Sars, Dad died in ward above' Doctor says being infected with virus, while personal tragedy hit, made him a better medic (Link)
• Doctors confident Hong Kong is prepared if Sars strikes again (Link)

India
• Rajasthan: No deaths due to swine flu reported from state (Link)
• Delhi: 45 more swine flu cases in Delhi, total now 759 (Link)
Avian influenza: ADRI collects fresh samples to be tested (Link)

Nepal
• Siberian birds responsible for bird flu: DoLS (Link)

UK
• Scotland: Swine flu Sanquhar mum critical (Link)
• Scotland: Swine flu confirmed in region (Link)

US
• 5 Questions: USD prof tackles flu deaths (Link)
• New rules on mutant bird flu research stir debate (Link)

Viet Nam
H5N1 in poultry (Quang Nam) (Link)


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News Reports for February 25, 2012

by: NewsDiary

Mon Feb 20, 2012 at 22:57:09 PM EST

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Canada
•  Respiratory virus may have killed 11 seniors  (Link)

China
•  Chinese Netizens Claim SARS Has Returned, Blog posts say several have already died (Link)
•  China confirms adenovirus outbreak: CDC (Link)
•  SARS Rumour Update: East Wing of Hubei Baoding No.252 Hospital is Guarded by Army and Police (Link)
•  Binchuan unknown "group with Fever etiology" has been confirmed the www.sdchina.com Source (Link)
•  Variant of the SARS: Jingxian Hebei hospital blockades floors ● 100 people were isolated, deaths (Link)

Hungary
•  Influenza raging after late start (Link)

Indonesia
•  Bird Flu Grabs Life Of Boy In Bali (Link)

Vietnam
•  HCMC to inspect poultry traders to tackle bird flu (Link)
•  New plan developed to combat spread of bird flu (Link)
•  Nam Dinh: H5N1 in domestic birds (Link

General
•  NewScientist: New doubt over H5N1 death rate - but risks still high (Link)


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News Reports for February 25, 2011

by: NewsDiary

Sat Feb 19, 2011 at 18:47:24 PM EST

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Bangladesh
•  1050 chickens culled in Netrakona  (Link)

Cambodia
•  Cambodia bird flu deaths spark UN warning (Link)
•  WHO confirms 2 human H5N1 cases (Link)

India
•  Thousands of Ducks Slaughtered in Tripura to Contain Bird Flu Outbreak (Link)
•  Is Swine Flu Back In India? (Link)
•  Tripura, Mizoram on bird flu alert  (Link)

Indonesia
•  Bird Flu Strikes Back (Link)
•  Avian Iinfluenza Suspect in Dr SlametHospital Isolation Room, Garut; Head of the Technical Services Unit of The Banyuresmi Livestock Supdistrict (translated) (Link)

South Korea
•  S. Korea confirms additional bird flu outbreak (Link)

United States
•  CO: Flu rears its head (Link)
•  KS: Flu makes a big return in Kansas, Missouri (Link)
•  MI: Flu vaccines, Tamiflu recommended as flu cases increase (Link)
•  OK: 3 more flu deaths reported in Oklahoma (Link)

Vietnam
•  Bird flu infects five new provinces (Link)


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News Reports for February 25, 2010

by: NewsDiary

Fri Feb 19, 2010 at 23:08:57 PM EST

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Bhutan
•  Update on Containment of Bird Flu Outbreak at Rinchending and Pasakha, Phuentsholing (Link)

Czech Republic
•  Swine flu claims 101 lives in CR, low demand for vaccination (Link)

Indonesia
•  Four Bird Flu Suspect Children (translated) (Link)
•  Bird flu kills hundreds of Lampung chickens (Link)

Myanmar
•  Another outbreak of H5N1 (Link)

Singapore
•  Beware of H1N1 even if it's waning (Link)
•  Five-year-old boy dies of H1N1 flu (Link)

United States
•  US: CIDRAP - Emergency departments see rise in flu-like illness (Link)
•  US: Expanded pneumonia protection from childhood vaccine (Link)
•  CIDRAP: Study says humidity is key factor in US flu outbreaks (Link)
•  ND: Cases of swine flu picking up around state (Link)

Commentary
•  Recombinomics: More Signals On H1N1 Wave 3 Start in United States (Link)

General
•  Canada gets China pork access before US (Link)
•  Genetically engineered mosquitoes could help reduce cases of malaria and dengue fever (Link)
•  New inhaled drug protects from flu in single dose (Link)


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News Reports for February 25, 2009

by: NewsDiary

Sun Feb 22, 2009 at 00:48:23 AM EST

China
•  Larger changes in the incubation period of avian influenza international requirements for the 21 days observation period (Link)
Czech Republic
•  Bird flu appears in Czech Republic (Link)
India
•  Bird flu confirmed in Kurseong, culling begins (Link)
•  Dinajpur in WB to contain Bird Flu (Link)
Indonesia
•  Bali: Denpasar holds rite to ward off bird flu, rabies (Link)
•  KPK Raids Health Ministry Unawares (Link)
•  Two Klaten Residents Are Bird Flu Suspects (Link)
•  2 of Klaten suspect AI (Link)
Japan
•  New flu could infect 17 million in Tokyo area (Link)
Laos
•  Laos bird flu confirmed in Phongsaly province  (Link)  
Malaysia
•  Malaysia Can Source Bird Flu Vaccine From Iran (Link)
Switzerland
•  Swiss Novartis Team Develops Faster Testing Method (Link)
Turkmenistan
•  Azerbaijan: Turkmenistan hosts int'l seminar on pandemic flu (Link)
UK
•  Flu drugs worth more than £200K heading for the bin (Link)
USA
•  Avian flu exercise conducted at Phildelphia airport (Link)
Vietnam
•  WHO and FAO continue to assist Vietnam in combating bird flu  (Link)
Commentaries
•   Recombinomics Commentary: Rapid H5N1 Clade 7 Evolution in Vietnam Raises Concerns Commentary (Link)
General News
•   World In Brief: Poor nations may make flu vaccine (Link)
•   Vaccinia Virus-Based Multivalent H5N1 Avian Influenza Vaccines Adjuvanted with IL-15 Confer Sterile Cross-Clade Protection in Mice1 (Link)
•   Scientists Discover "Viral Achilles Heel" (Link)
•   Stockpiling Drugs (Link)
•  Officials investigate how bird flu viruses were sent to unsuspecting labs (Link)  
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News Reports for February 25

by: AlohaOR

Mon Feb 25, 2008 at 00:26:08 AM EST

New Stories for Today (Open this Diary to read more on these postings)
  • China: Woman dies of bird flu in southern China (4 articles)
  • China reports bird flu outbreak in poultry
  • China bird flu victim ate sick chickens
  • China (Hong Kong): Hospital Authority activates enhanced surveillance
  • US: Shoppers warned bigger (food) bills are on way
  • US: Pandemic Influenza prevention workshop - Fairfax Virginia
  • Study IDs global pandemic hotspots
  • Bird flu update: 2 more districts affected - Bangladesh
  • US: Bird flu as biological weapon "nutty" idea, says Gates
  • Azerbaijan: First Observations Reveal no Bird Flu
  • UK: How Mother Nature is winning with the superbugs - OpEd piece
  • Bangladesh: Poultry industry badly hit by bird flu
  • UK: Containing Avian Influenza
  • Vietnam reports new outbreak
  • US: CDC Grants, Prevention Programs Receive Cuts In Proposed FY '09 Budget
  • US: Illinois RNs Remain at Forefront of Disaster Preparedness
  • US: 2008 Virginia Emergency Management Conference, Hampton VA
  • Egyptian girl tests positive for bird flu
Summary of News for February 24, 2008
Bangladesh
•   Bird flu spreads alarmingly as more fowls culled (Link)
China
•   New human case (Link in Chinese)
•   Recent article out of Hong Kong (Link in Chinese)
•   Suspected case of bird flu (Link)
United States
•   U.S. flu season worsens as new vaccines ordered (Link)
•   VA: Virginia Beach prepares for the possibility of a pandemic flu outbreak (Link)
•   Upcoming IOM workshop (Link)
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News Reports for February 25

by: Nimbus

Sat Feb 24, 2007 at 23:42:57 PM EST

Summary of News for February 24 2007

Afghanistan
    •     Ministry confirms bird flu cases in two provinces (Link)
Bangladesh
    •     Bangladesh - Sus case in birds (Link)
India
    •    India: No lowering of guard as Bird Flu continues to erupt (Link)
Indonesia
    •     More information on the Police Officer who died on Wednesday, Feb. 21st. (Link)
Nigeria
    •     A little bit more out of Nigeria (Link)
    •    Destroying farms in Nigeria/Area of New Eruption (Link)
    •     Nigeria: Bird flu: Rivers State is prepared - Dr. Mpi (Link)
Pakistan
    •     Bird flu fears - Marghzar Zoo staff, birds to be tested every 3 months (Link)
    •     Pakistan `safe' from bird flu: official (Link)
Philippines
    •     Philippines opens AI facility (Link)
Thailand
    •     Internews Trains Southeast Asian Journalists to Report on Avian Flu (Link)
United States
    •     Bush to nominate Houston dr to defense post (Link)
    •     from USGS - no hi path H5N1 in US (Link)
General
    •     Vitamin D: Cheap wonder drug? (Link)
    •     The SARS Scare: A cautionary tale of emerging disease caught in the act (Link)
    •     TEST YOUR FLU KNOWLEDGE (Quiz) (Link)
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