Avian flu

The first identified cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) virus infection in humans occurred in China during February and March 2013....


The clinical features of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis ( IPF ) and chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis can be indistinguishable; the need to...


Infection of poultry with influenza A subtype H7 viruses occurs worldwide, but the introduction of this subtype to humans in...


MIT ( Massachusetts Institute of Technology ) researchers have explained why two mutations in the H1N1 avian flu virus allowed...


A study suggests that there is an association between direct contact with dead or sick poultry and flu-like illness in...


A team of researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Tokyo has reported in the Proceedings of...


For the first time, the deadly 1918 Spanish flu virus has been reconstructed and characterized. The research, reported in the journal...


A research, published in The Journal of Infectious Diseases, reported for the first time that a less-virulent strain of avian...


The Ministry of Health in Indonesia confirmed another fatal human case of H5N1 avian influenza. The patient, a 27-year-old woman...


Farmers, veterinarians and meat processors who routinely come into contact with pigs in their jobs have a markedly increased risk...


An avian influenza virus isolated from an infected Vietnamese girl has been determined to be resistant to the drug Oseltamivir...