Bird Flu Monitor > H5N1 Bird Flu Found In Illinois
[http://www.prophecyheadlines.com] Low-pathogenic bird flu has been confirmed in the United States this year including in Michigan, Montana, Pennsylvania and Maryland. In an effort to detect the high-pathogenic H5N1 strain that has killed 151 people overseas, USDA and the Department of the Interior are working with the states to collect between 75,000 and 100,000 wild bird samples in addition to more than 50,000 environmental tests throughout the United States.
[Avianflu.typepad.com] Avian Flu - What we need to know: Even as the World Health Organization presses China and other countries to share bird-flu data for the public good, the WHO itself runs a database limited to a select group of scientists and containing a massive trove of data -- some 2,300 genetic sequences of the virus, around a third of the world's known sequences, according to two people familiar with the database's contents. Any one of those sequences could hold clues to an effective human vaccine or drugs that could kill the virus, or help scientists determine how great a threat it poses.
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[Pandemic Virus Facts and Information] Kenya on H5N1 alert: "Apart from a surveillance, Kenya has banned poultry and poultry products imports from Sudan and other affected countries as a preventive measure against the bird flu," he said.
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