Latest Pandemic H1N1/09 virus Stories

2010-03-20 11:09:25

Research: Critical illness due to 2009 A/H1N1 influenza 2009 in pregnant and postpartum women: Population-based cohort study

2010-02-19 05:00:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX) today presented to the world's leading pandemic influenza vaccine experts a summary of the recent preliminary safety and immunogenicity data from its Pivotal 2009 A/H1N1 VLP pandemic influenza vaccine study in Mexico.

2010-02-01 16:29:32

Current research suggests that pandemic H1N1 influenza of swine origin has distinct means of transmission from the seasonal flu, yet does not result in the pathogenic severity of avian flu viruses.

2010-01-20 11:57:04

A study conducted by USDA scientists provides additional confirmation that meat and tissue from pigs exposed to two strains of the 2009 novel pandemic H1N1 virus did not contain virus.

2010-01-05 14:10:10

New production method can meet the demand of a global flu pandemic.

2009-12-31 11:25:07

Young people aged under 18 years are more likely than adults to catch swine flu from an infected person in their household.

2009-12-30 06:20:00

According to the head of the World Health Organization on Tuesday, the H1N1 flu pandemic may not be conquered until 2011, and continued attention to the virus will be need to be regarded as it still can mutate.

2009-12-08 08:35:00

A new study from researchers at the UK Medical Research Council and the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) projects that the severity of the H1N1 flu during the autumn-winter flu season in the US will likely be less than previously feared.

2009-12-03 11:22:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the World Health Organization, the human H1N1/09 Type A influenza ("Swine Flu") has reached a pandemic level. Over 500,000 cases have been confirmed worldwide with at least 6,500 fatalities.

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