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Cambodia Ministry of Health confirms new human case of avian influenza

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Tweet The Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Cambodia said on Monday that a new human case of H5N1 avian influenza has been confirmed in Kampot province, bringing the total to 56 cases. The patient was a 2-year-old girl … Read More »

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Three-year-old Cambodian boy dies from H5N1 influenza infection

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Tweet The Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Cambodia recently announced a novel human case of avian influenza H5N1 affected a 3-year-old boy and led to his death. The boy was from Prey Lyea village, Sangkat Chom-Chao commune, Khan … Read More »

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Researchers uncover path of avian flu infection in Egypt

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Tweet Arizona State University Biodesign Institute researcher Matthew Scotch released results on Friday from a study that followed the spread of an avian flu strain in Egypt. Scotch used phylogeography to track the virus, and hopes the results will help … Read More »

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Alferon may protect against H5N1-induced pulmonary damage

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Tweet Hemispherx Biopharma, a Philadelphia-based specialty pharmaceutical company, announced on Wednesday that a recent study demonstrated that a low oral dose of the company’s Alferon treatment protected against H5N1 influenza-induced pulmonary damage. In a study presented on Tuesday at the … Read More »

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FDA approves GlaxoSmithKline avian flu vaccine

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TweetThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently approved a pandemic influenza vaccine manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline, which could increase pandemic preparedness, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The approval of Q-pan by the FDA means the adjuvanted … Read More »

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Cambodia confirms new case of avian flu H5N1

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Tweet  The Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Cambodia said on Friday that a new human case of the avian flu H5N1 virus was confirmed. The patient is a 10-year-old boy from Sdok Thlok village in Kampot province who … Read More »

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Cambodian Ministry of Health reports 23rd case of avian influenza H5N1

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Tweet The Kingdom of Cambodia‚Äôs Ministry of Health announced on Tuesday the 23rd case of avian influenza H5N1 in Cambodia this year, and asked that Cambodians take precautions against contracting the virus. The 23rd victim was a two-year-old girl from … Read More »

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Cambodian MOH announces 21st case of H5N1 infection this year

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Tweet The Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Cambodia announced on Tuesday the 21st case of avian influenza H5N1 infection this year and is advising Cambodians take precautions against the deadly infection. Cambodia has reported 42 total cases of … Read More »

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Researchers identify rapid response system for infectious diseases

Cambodia reports new human cases of H1N1 avian flu

Scientists discover method to make lung cells fight off H5N1 virus

CDC gives updated guidelines for handling H5N1 influenza virus

Medicago receives authorization for phase II clinical trial

Study of bird flu mutations improves ability to develop vaccines

H5N1 vaccine succeeds in Phase 1 clinical trials

IDRI and Medicago will present at World Vaccine Congress

Study of bird flu mutation offers vaccine clue

New vaccine could be used to treat H5N1, H9 bird flu strains

UCLA creates method to predict possible pandemic origin locations

New models to predict pandemic flu

Taiwan makes H5N1 vaccine free for high-risk individuals

Flu outbreaks demonstrate that pandemics are a serious threat

Cambodia identifies ninth case of H5N1 in 2013

UN FAO issues warning about avian flu

Experts disagree over H5N1 as HHS select agent

Hong Kong Scientific Committee recommends H5N1 vaccines for some lab workers

H5N1 bird flu kills child in Indonesia

WHO alters H5N1 reporting

Medicago H5N1 vaccine successful in preclinical study

FDA panel recommends H5N1 vaccine

Healthcare workers vulnerable to H5N1 influenza

China and Vietnam face H5N1 outbreaks