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1 hr ago | Crofs Blogs
One more human case of H7N9 bird flu has been reported in south China's Guangdong Province, local health authorities said on Friday.
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6 hrs ago | Bloomberg
Soybeans fell, heading for the biggest weekly loss in more than five months, on signs of slowing demand from China , the world's top importer.
10 hrs ago | PR-inside.com
This suggests a CAGR growth rate of around 15% between 2012 and 2016. This is at a slower rate than previous years, as the 2004 to 2012 period saw CAGR growth of over 26%.
15 hrs ago | Korea Herald
A dog was found to have been infected by the bird flu virus in Korea, the Agriculture Ministry said Friday, sparking concerns that the disease may affect mammals.
19 hrs ago | AlertNet
South Korea has culled over 6 percent of poultry in the country to curb a bird flu outbreak that has hit farms and migratory birds nationwide, government officials said on Friday.
The Seoul Grand Park was shut down again at noon Thursday after bird flu was detected in a dead bean goose in Gwacheon, Gyeonggi Province.
I'm a little late to Dr. Mackay's March 11 party, but this is an excellent post: An update on avian influenza A virus cases in humans: Week 56 .
The Centre for Food Safety said the import of poultry meat and products, including eggs, have been banned from Lower Saxony, Germany, after an outbreak of low-pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza in the state.
The Centre for Health Protection of the Department of Health is closely monitoring, as of yesterday , one additional human case of avian influenza A in Anhui according to the latest report of the Mainland health authority.
HONG KONG: Macau culled 7,500 chicken after discovering the H7-type avian influenza in live poultry for the first time in the city, authorities said Thursday, adding the birds had been imported from mainland China.
Libya has reported its first outbreak ofHighly pathogenic avian influenza virus H5N1 on a farm in the port city ofTubruq near the Egyptian border, according toDr Abdunaser Dayhum, Director General, National Centre of Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture, Animal & Marine Wealth , Zawia, Libya and published in a World Organization of Animal Health ... (more)
To the Editor: Highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses have caused considerable economic losses to the poultry industry and poses potential threats to animal and human health .
Editor at Biotech Week -- A new study on RNA Viruses is now available. According to news reporting originating in Gatersleben, , by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Reducing the cost of vaccine production is a key priority for veterinary research, and the possibility of heterologously expressing antigen in plants provides a particularly ... (more)
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Via Science News.org, a very slick interactive feature: Second wave of bird flu ups pandemic worries .
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