Bird Flu Monitor > March 30, 2012

Bird flu science flap gets another review | Humanosphere

[Humanosphere] The same U.S. panel that originally recommended censoring research on the bird flu virus due to its potential use as a bioweapon is meeting this week to make further recommendations. Will it shift from the earlier position or re-endorse its cumbersome —

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March 30, 2012

How Two Mutant Strains of Bird Flu Led to an International ...

[American Scientist Online] In a secure laboratory built to contain harmful pathogens, Fouchier took the H5N1 bird flu virus and mutated it, through some worryingly simple steps, into an airborne strain that spread swiftly among ferrets in neighbouring cages. At first glance .

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March 28, 2012

Vietnam: Millions invested in avian flu control project « Flu News ...

[Flu News Network] http://vietnamnews.vnagency.com.vn/social-issues/222505/millions-invested-in-avian-flu-control-project.html. Canada • CIDRAP: Unique triple reassortant H3N2 viruses in turkeys include pH1N1 genetic material. Bangladesh ...

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March 26, 2012

Vietnam approves new fund to fight bird flu | Free Ebooks For ...

[Free Ebooks For Everyone] Since 2003, bird flu outbreaks have killed or led to the forced culling of millions of fowl in Vietnam, which is among the countries most affected by the H5N1 virus in Southeast Asia.

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March 23, 2012

Vietnam: $ 23 million to support avian flu, human flu

[H5N1 Pandemic Information News] 21/3, at the Capital Hotel Red River, the city of Vinh Yen (Vinh Phuc), Ministry of Health has organized conferences and workshops develop the project "Prevention of avian flu, human flu and the pandemic prevention in .

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Netherlands: LPAI H7 Bird Flu Identified In Turkeys - Avian Flu Diary

[Avian Flu Diary] Below you'll find a chart lifted and edited from CIDRAP's excellent overview Avian Influenza (Bird Flu): Implications for Human Disease showing non-H5N1 avian flu infections in humans over the past decade. CIDRAP FluA .

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March 14, 2012

The Coming Crisis: Human infections with H5N1 avian influenza ...

[The Coming Crisis] The World Health Organization (WHO) updated the cumulative numbers of human cases of avian influenza, or as it is more commonly known as, bird flu Monday.

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March 09, 2012

The Coming Crisis: Vietnam reports 4th bird flu infection

[The Coming Crisis] Vietnam’s fourth bird flu (H5N1) patient of the year, and the first in the Central Highlands region, is being treated at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Ho Chi Minh City, the hospital’s deputy director Le Manh Hung told Thanh Nien Wednesday.

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Food ? World Order : Genetically Altered Bird Flu Virus 'Not ...

[? Food ? World ? Order ?] from onlinenews.com.pk: The scientist who made a deadly bird flu virus transmissible in mammals, touching off public fears of a pandemic, said Wednesday that the virus he created was neither as contagious nor as .

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March 07, 2012

IEDCR On The Bangladesh H5N1 Cases

[Avian Flu Diary] AFD Avian Flu Diary Pandemic Influenza, H1N1 `Swine Flu', H5N1 `Bird Flu' and other Emerging Infectious Diseases

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March 02, 2012

Club Troppo » The UK catches US bird flu: nasty business

[Club Troppo] Posted by Nicholas Gruen on Thursday, March 1, 2012. Well not bird flu actually, but decoupling of median incomes and productivity growth. About as nasty an economic development as one could imagine. FROM THE OECD INSIGHTS BLOG ...

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MicrobeWorld - Bird flu research: U.S. panel may take another look

[MicrobeWorld News] The researcher, virologist Ron Fouchier of the Erasmus Medical Center in the Netherlands, has been at the center of an ongoing debate about bird flu research among public health and biodefense officials. He made his comments at the American Society for Microbiology’s Biodefense and Emerging Diseases Research meeting, in Washington, D.C.

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February 29, 2012

World Poultry - News: Indonesia: Bird flu case in Situbondo and one ...

[WorldPoultry News] Recently 30 chickens of backyard poultry in Situbondo, East Java died of bird flu. Rapid test conducted by the agency of animal husbandry of Situbondo regency confirmed that the cause was avian influenza virus.

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PJ Media » Should We Be Worried about Bird Flu?

[PJ Media] We were told over the past twenty five years that Americans would all have herpes by the 1990s, that Africa would be depopulated by aids by the 1990s, that all teenagers in the US would have a STD by the late 1990s, the swine flu, mad cow disease, bird flu 1,2 and 3 would wipe us out. What we have here is the manufacturing of fear by the government controllers who then come forth and tell us that only they can save us.

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February 27, 2012

Prison Planet.com » H5N1 Bird Flu Effects Downplayed as WHO ...

[Prison Planet.com] Some years ago I wondered why they’d dug up graves of victims of the Spanish flu which killed eighteen million after the Great War. It didn’t take me long to realise, if they want weapons-grade organisms, go straight to the graves of those it has killed.

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February 22, 2012

Bird flu claims 3rd victim this year in Indonesia - SgLinks.com

[Latest Articles - SgLinks.com] -- PHOTO: AFP JAKARTA (AFP) - Tests on a 19-year-old woman who died last week showed she had contracted the bird flu virus, Indonesia's third human death from the deadly disease this year, the health ministry said on Tuesday. Concerns about avian influenza have risen in the region with China, Cambodia and Vietnam all reporting deaths from the H5N1 virus this year.

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VIVAnews - Four Residents Feared Bird Flu Suspects

[VIVAnews] The four residents of Kunjung Mae Hamlet were having high fever, cough, and flu. - Four Residents Feared Bird Flu Suspects.

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February 17, 2012

Scientists debate mutant bird flu risk at WHO | The Raw Story

[The Raw Story] Scientists met behind closed doors in Geneva Thursday to discuss whether controversial research on a mutant form of bird flu capable of being spread among humans can be made public.

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Farmers fear new bird flu outbreak - ucanews.com

[ucanews.com] Farmers fear new bird flu outbreak Many afraid their flocks will be destroyed for a second year running.

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February 15, 2012

Indonesia: Concerns Over Changes In Avian Flu Symptomology

[Avian Flu Diary] Chairman of the Avian Influenza Research Center, zoonosis, which is also a lecturer at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Airlangga University, Surabaya, CA Nidom, say, the existence of the bird flu virus in Indonesia to worry about. "There are allegations of meetings between the H5N1 virus (bird flu) and pan2009 A H1N1 (swine flu) in Indonesia.

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Egrets, They've Had A Few . . . - Avian Flu Diary

[Avian Flu Diary] Covering Pandemic and Seasonal Influenza, H5N1 `Bird Flu, Emerging Infectious Diseases, public health, community & Individual preparedness, and anything else that piques my admittedly eclectic interests

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February 13, 2012

A Flu Flew Review - Avian Flu Diary

[Avian Flu Diary] Objectives To assess the risk of transmission of pandemic A/H1N1 2009 influenza (pandemic A/H1N1) from an infected high school group to other passengers on an airline flight and the effectiveness of screening and follow-up of exposed passengers.

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