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Genetic Defect Protects Mice From Infection With Influenza Viruses
2013-12-06 11:52:48

A new study published in the scientific journal PLOS Pathogens points out that mice lacking a protein called Tmprss2 are no longer affected by certain flu viruses.

H7N9 Bird Flu Infects First Human In Hong Kong, Alerts Raised
2013-12-04 08:14:27

The deadly H7N9 bird flu strain that has so far sickened 139 people in eastern China and Taiwan since April, has now been confirmed in the southeastern island city of Hong Kong.

2013-11-21 15:43:44

Scientists have identified a potential way to improve future flu vaccines after discovering that seasonal flu typically escapes immunity from vaccines with as little as a single amino acid substitution.

First Human Becomes Infected By H6N1 Bird Flu In Taiwan
2013-11-14 10:20:39

As parts of Southeast Asia continue to struggle with H7N9 and H5N1, one particular bird flu strain that has never been associated with humans has now made the jump, after a new report has confirmed that a 20-year-old Taiwanese woman tested positive for the disease earlier this year.

Two New Cases Of Bird Flu In China
2013-11-08 13:05:35

Earlier this week, Chinese health officials notified the WHO of two new infections of H7N9, a strain of the virus responsible for causing the bird flu.

2013-10-28 23:25:07

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Latest Report on “Research Report on China Avian Influenza Vaccine Industry, 2013-2017” to its store.

China Reports New H7N9 Case, US Vaccine Trial May Have An Answer
2013-10-18 06:43:18

As China continues to identify new limited cases of H7N9 bird flu, an American research team is undertaking a new avian flu study that could bring a new vaccine to the table.


Latest Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 Reference Libraries

Culling
2013-08-21 08:18:13

Culling is a term used for separating the good from the bad and discarding the bad with the cull being the rejected items. Culling is used to improve the desired group with specific characteristics to improve the group. Culling is used for strengthening a livestock herd and the culled animals are destroyed. When breeding pedigree animals, the culled are spayed or neutered. This prevents the undesirable trait of the animal from being bred with other animals.  Plant life is also...

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2011-02-17 15:02:05

Influenza A virus causes influenza in birds and some mammals. It is a genus of the Orthomyxoviridae family of viruses. Although the virus is uncommon several strains have been isolated from wild birds. Some can cause severe disease in domestic poultry and sometimes in humans. They are negative sense, single-stranded, segmented RNA viruses. Each subtype has mutated into a variety of strains with different pathogenic profiles. There is a vaccine for humans incase there is an avian influenza, or...

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