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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Clinics visited by H7N9 bird flu patient will remain open

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 02:02pm by Emily Tsang and Candy Chan

    ... Emily Tsang and Candy Chan Staff and patients will be observed, as campsite in Sai Kung is turned into quarantine centre Clinics visited by H7N9 patient to remain open Two private clinics in Tuen Mun remained open yesterday after they were identified as having treated an Indonesian domestic helper later diagnosed to be infected with the deadly H7N9 strain of bird flu. The two ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1372760/clinics-visited-h7n9-bird-flu-patient-will-remain-open
  2. News - China Insider - H7N9

    Three-year-old boy diagnosed with bird flu as H7N9 returns to Guangdong

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 08:50am by Patrick Boehler

    ... it added. He is the third H7N9 case reported in China so far this autumn, following two cases in coastal Zhejiang province. As of last week, a total of 136 human infections have been confirmed on the mainland since February. Of these, 45 have died. According to a new regulation passed by the Ministry of Health last week, doctors have to report new cases of H7N9 within two hours after detecting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1348826/three-year-old-diagnosed-bird-flu-h7n9-returns-guangdong
  3. News - China - HEALTH

    First H7N9 found on Chinese poultry farm

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 04:13am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter First H7N9 found on mainland poultry farm Mainland authorities have discovered H7N9 on a Guangdong poultry farm, just two weeks after the agriculture minister noted that the country's farms had so far been free from the deadly bird flu strain. Xinhua reported last night that Guangdong provincial agriculture authorities had confirmed finding traces of H7N9 in chicken ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1453598/first-h7n9-found-chinese-poultry-farm
  4. News - Hong Kong - BIRD FLU

    Man rushed to hospital from border has H7N9

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 07:11pm by Ada Lee, Emily Tsang

    ... Ada Lee and Emily Tsang Man rushed to hospital from border has H7N9 A 65-year-old man who crossed into the city from the mainland has been confirmed to have the potentially fatal H7N9 bird flu virus- taking the number of cases in Hong Kong to eight, all of them contracted across the border. It comes just hours after Secretary for Food and Health Dr Ko Wing-man said that an H7N9 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1464820/h7n9-bird-flu-vaccine-can-be-ready-end-year-says-health-minister
  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    HKU team hail H7N9 flu vaccine 'breakthrough'

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 03:35am by Emily Tsang

    ... researchers have developed a vaccine that may be the first in the world to offer a shield against many influenza viruses- including the deadly H7N9 bird flu strain- in one simple shot. The HKU team ... concern," HKU said in a statement. "This vaccine provides a promising strategy for universal protection against new and emerging influenza viruses." The H7N9 strain of bird flu first ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1462724/hku-team-hail-h7n9-flu-vaccine-breakthrough
  6. News - China Insider - AVIAN FLU

    Zhejiang reports first case of H7N9 avian flu since April

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 02:37pm by SCMP staff

    ... SCMP staff A new case of H7N9 has been reported in Zhejiang province, Zhejiang health authorities announced on Tuesday. The male patient, 35, surnamed Liu, first went to see a doctor ... in Zhejiang to have tested positive for the deadly virus since April, said health authorities. The H7N9 bird flu virus was first reported in late March, with most cases confined to eastern China. More ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1332198/zhejiang-reports-first-case-h7n9-avian-flu-april
  7. News - China

    UN agency warns risk of bird flu crossing China's borders grows

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 04:46am by Emily Tsang

    ... of the H7N9 bird flu virus among poultry in live-bird markets in Guangxi has "significantly increased the risk" it will spread to neighbouring countries, a United Nations agency warned. ... current situation in Guangxi will require a renewed vigilance to mitigate the effects of cross-border spread," it said. Its warning came after the province reported two human cases of H7N9 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1422473/un-agency-warns-risk-bird-flu-crossing-chinas-borders-grows
  8. News - Hong Kong - BIRD FLU

    H7N9 bird flu has 'unusual' ability to resist antiviral drug Tamiflu: study

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 05:54am by Emily Tsang, Reuters

    ... Emily Tsang and Reuters H7N9 'unusually' resistant to antiviral drug: study A new US study has found that the deadly H7N9 strain of bird flu has an "unusual" ability ... in the H7N9 strain of bird flu to be highly resistant to the drug while still sustaining its ability to infect human cells in a laboratory dish. The results came as two patients who contracted H7N9 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1378426/h7n9-bird-flu-has-unusual-ability-resist-antiviral-drug-tamiflu-study
  9. News - China - AVIAN FLU

    China's 2014 bird flu death toll rises to nearly 100

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 02:08pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse Almost 100 people in China have died from the H7N9 bird flu strain in the first three months of the year, but the number of both fatalities and infections declined ... the data showed earlier this week, giving a total of 250 cases. Last year China recorded 46 deaths and 144 cases in the H7N9 outbreak, which started early in 2013 and returned in the autumn. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1475936/chinas-2014-bird-flu-death-toll-rises-nearly-100
  10. News - China - BIRD FLU

    Shanghai doctor, 31, becomes first medical professional to die from H7N9 bird flu virus

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 04:51am by Daniel Ren, LO WEI

    ... Daniel Ren and Lo Wei Death raises fears of possible person-to-person transmission as source of virus not yet found Shanghai doctor dies from H7N9 infection A surgeon in Shanghai has become the first health care worker killed by the H7N9 bird flu, raising fears that the virus can spread from person to person. Zhang Xiaodong, 31-year-old thoracic surgeon at the Shanghai Pudong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1409961/shanghai-doctor-31-becomes-first-medical-professional-die-h7n9-bird-flu

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