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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    New bird flu tests show no new cases: authorities

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 04:02am by Emily Tsang and Mimi Lau

    ... Emily Tsang and Mimi Lau emily.tsang@scmp.com New bird flu tests show no new cases: authorities Blood-serum tests aimed at boosting Hong Kong's defences against the deadly H7N9 bird flu virus have so far returned no positive results, authorities on both sides of the border say. The tests, showing whether chickens have been exposed to the H7 virus of which H7N9 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1412799/new-bird-flu-tests-show-no-new-cases-authorities
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korea quarantines poultry farms in 2 provinces over bird flu

    Posted Jan 19th 2014, 11:14pm by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Seoul Farms quarantined over bird flu concerns South Korea has banned the movement of people who work with poultry and poultry products from two provinces after confirming an outbreak of H5N8 bird flu at farms in the country's south. The flu strain is deadly for birds but no human infections have been reported. Authorities have restricted movement in North Jeolla ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1409312/south-korea-quarantines-poultry-farms-2-provinces-over-bird-flu
  6. News - China - HEALTH

    H5N1 flu research sparks ethical and safety debate

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 09:17pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Scientists swap bird flu gene with one from human virus in laboratory guinea pig tests H5N1 flu research sparks ethical and safety debate A team of top Chinese researchers has found that swapping a single gene of the H5N1 bird flu virus with one from H1N1 human flu makes it transmissible between guinea pigs, representing a jump from bird ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1229485/fears-man-made-bird-flu-bug
  7. Business - Companies

    Yum China sales recovering from food safety, bird flu concerns

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 12:33pm by Reuters

    ... drastically hit by a food safety scare and a bird flu outbreak. The company posted an estimated 10 per cent drop in June sales- a smaller decline than in May when sales began to moderate. June results ... in the mainstream media and on Weibo, the China equivalent to popular US social media site Twitter. In April, just as those issues began to wane, reports about a new bird flu outbreak in the country picked ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1280197/yum-china-sales-recovering-food-safety-bird-flu-concerns
  8. News - World - BIRD FLU

    Easily spreadable H5N1 flu just five mutations away, study finds

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 10:14pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune Easily spreadable H5N1 flu just five steps away Dutch researchers have found that the H5N1 bird flu needs only five favourable gene mutations to become transmissible ... H5N1 bird flu has killed 60 per cent of the 650 humans known to be infected since it first crossed the species barrier in Hong Kong 17 years ago. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1476653/easily-spreadable-h5n1-flu-just-five-mutations-away-study-finds
  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    New tests on chickens to boost bird-flu defences

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 03:58am by Lo Wei and He Huifeng

    ... Lo Wei and He Huifeng Blood-serum tests will complement DNA probes by showing whether chickens without the virus have been previously exposed New tests to boost bird-flu defences Additional tests will be conducted on imported and local chickens from Friday in an effort to boost Hong Kong's defences against the potentially fatal H7N9 strain of bird flu. The health ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1407927/new-tests-chickens-boost-bird-flu-defences
  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    19 isolated after contact with man in Hong Kong's second bird flu case

    Posted Dec 08th 2013, 06:26am by Ada Lee, He Huifeng, Emily Tsang

    ... in second bird flu case Nineteen people who came into contact with Hong Kong's second H7N9 flu patient are being kept in isolation in a hospital and at a holiday camp. They include 13 Tuen Mun ... 36, the first person in the city confirmed to have the flu strain, remains critically ill in intensive care in Queen Mary Hospital, Pok Fu Lam. Ko said Tri's condition had gradually ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1375694/19-isolated-after-contact-man-hong-kongs-second-bird-flu-case

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