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  1. News - China - HEALTH

    Second new H7N9 case in 2 days hits Guangdong

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 09:55pm by Danny Mok, LO WEI, Adrian Wan

    ... Danny Mok, Lo Wei and Adrian Wan Second new H7N9 case in 2 days hits Guangdong A 65-year-old mainland woman was in critical condition after being diagnosed with the deadly H7N9 bird flu ... as consumers steered clear of buying live birds. They feared that the build-up of birds could in turn heighten the risk of H7N9 infections. The latest person to test positive to H7N9 in Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1382759/guangdong-confirms-fourth-case-h7n9-bird-flu
  2. News - China - HEALTH

    Dongguan man diagnosed with deadly H7N9 bird flu

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 04:24am by Adrian Wan, Danny Mok

    ... Adrian Wan and Danny Mok Dongguan man treated for deadly bird flu strain A 39-year-old Dongguan man is in critical condition after being diagnosed with the deadly H7N9 bird flu strain, ... The new Dongguan case comes just days after health authorities closed two wet markets in Shenzhen's Longgang district where H7N9 had been found. Hong Kong has seen its first two confirmed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1381435/dongguan-man-diagnosed-deadly-h7n9-bird-flu
  3. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, December 14, 2013

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 05:18am by LETTERS

    ... must be taken by the government following confirmation that Hong Kong recorded its first case of H7N9 bird flu on December 2. It should serve as a warning to all Hongkongers to take all ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1380100/letters-editor-december-14-2013
  4. News - China - BIRD FLU

    Shenzhen poultry markets shut down amid H7N9 bird flu fears

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 11:42pm by Emily Tsang, He Huifeng, NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Emily Tsang, He Huifeng and Ng Kang-chung Deadly bird flu strain had been found at both premises in Shenzhen Poultry markets shut down amid H7N9 fears Health authorities ordered the closure yesterday of two Shenzhen wet markets where the deadly H7N9 strain of bird flu was detected. The wet markets are in the border city's Longgang district. Today all poultry markets ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1379381/shenzhen-poultry-markets-shut-down-amid-h7n9-bird-flu-fears
  5. News - China - AVIAN FLU

    Trading continues as usual at Shenzhen wet markets despite discovery of H7N9 virus

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 02:46pm by He Huifeng

    ... tested positive for H7N9 bird flu virus. Guangdong health authorities announced on Wednesday that two samples collected from chicken excrement and a feather-plucking machine at the stall had ... neighbourhood in Shenzhen. The Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong said on Wednesday that H7N9 had been detected in three samples taken from poultry stalls at two wet markets ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1378981/trading-continues-usual-shenzhen-wet-markets-despite-discovery-h7n9-virus
  6. News - Hong Kong - BIRD FLU

    No need to ban all mainland live poultry for time being, health minister Ko Wing-man says

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 01:13pm

    ... Ng Kang-chung Secretary for Food and Health Dr Ko Wing-man on Thursday rejected calls for widening a ban on mainland live poultry imports amid growing threats of the H7N9 bird flu virus. ... “Although [mainland authorities] have detected the H7N9 virus in samples taken in two [Shenzhen] markets, there has not been evidence so far they are the sources of the two human cases of Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1378926/no-need-ban-all-mainland-live-poultry-time-being-health-minister-ko
  7. 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
  8. News - China - HEALTH

    H7N9 virus detected at two Shenzhen wet markets after Hong Kong cases

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 08:08pm by He Huifeng, Emily Tsang

    ... He Huifeng and Emily Tsang Test findings relating to H7N9 cases in HK come after border city said infection not confirmed Bird flu virus in two Shenzhen wet markets Samples from two Shenzhen wet markets have tested positive for the H7N9 bird flu virus that has infected two people in Hong Kong. Confirmation of the test findings came two days after the municipal government said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1378337/two-shenzhen-wet-markets-test-positive-h7n9-bird-flu-virus
  9. News - China

    Tests for bird flu negative, says Shenzhen

    Posted Dec 10th 2013, 05:15am by He Huifeng, Phila Siu

    ... He Huifeng and Phila Siu 46 people who had contact with second HK victim and two markets given all-clear Tests for bird flu negative: Shenzhen Shenzhen authorities say tests carried out since two cases of H7N9 bird flu surfaced in Hong Kong have proved negative. Forty-six people in Shenzhen who came into contact with Hong Kong's second H7N9 flu patient and samples from two ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1377096/tests-bird-flu-negative-says-shenzhen
  10. Lifestyle - Health - LAB REPORT

    Lab Report

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 10:06am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Bird flu poorly adapted for infecting humans Avian influenza virus H7N9 has not yet acquired the changes needed to infect humans easily, says a study published last week in the journal Science. The virus has killed 45 people on the mainland since April, the World Health Organisation says. Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1374564/lab-report

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