The first reported case of human-to-human transmission of the H7N9 bird flu emerged after doctors...
by Josh Rudolph | Jun 27, 2013
The H7N9 strain of bird flu appeared in China in February, claiming its first casualties in March. So far, there have been 130 recorded infections and 37 deaths. While anxiety over the spread of the virus is easing after recent...
by Josh Rudolph | Mar 31, 2013
The New York Times reports on the H7N9 virus, a new strain of bird flu that has so far killed two and left another ill: Two men have died here after contracting a strain of avian flu that had not been previously found in humans,...
by Melissa M. Chan | Feb 24, 2013
Chinese state media report another patient has died after having contracted the H5N1 influenza virus, also known as Bird Flu. From Xinhua: The second of two people confirmed by the Ministry of Health to have contracted avian...
by Liu Yong | Dec 16, 2008
From Wall Street Journal: Chinese agriculture officials ordered the slaughter of more than 300,000 chickens after they found poultry infected with a lethal form of avian influenza — the first such outbreak publicly...
by Wu Nan | Feb 21, 2008
China confirms that a man from Guangxi has died of the H5N1 bird flu virus. From Voice of America: China’s Health Ministry says a 41-year-old man from southern China has died of bird flu, the country’s second death...
by Xiao Qiang | Jan 10, 2008
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