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Bird flu kills one more in China

Last Updated: Saturday, February 08, 2014, 10:45

An 81-year-old man died of H7N9 avian flu infection Thursday in China`s Fujian province, local health authorities said Friday.

China reports new H7N9 death

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 09:50

Two H7N9 avian flu patients, including a medical worker, have died in China`s Shanghai city, health authorities said Monday.

Avian flu virus H7N9 has potential to become global threat

Last Updated: Thursday, July 11, 2013, 19:26

A new study has found that the emerging H7N9 avian influenza virus responsible for at least 37 deaths in China has qualities that could potentially spark a global outbreak of flu.

Viroblock new cholesterol face mask kills swine flu, avian flu and corona viruses

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 21:49

Viroblock SA, a Swiss start-up, today presented new data at ICPIC 2013 in Geneva, showing that their face-mask containing proprietary novel cholesterol depletion technology traps and kills over 99.9995% of H1N1 flu viruses (swine flu), 99.999% of H5N1 flu viruses (avian flu) and 99.997% human corona viruses on pass through air.

China confirms 131 bird flu cases, 39 deaths

Last Updated: Monday, June 10, 2013, 12:55

A total of 131 H7N9 avian flu cases have been reported on the Chinese mainland, including 39 cases resulting in deaths, authorities said.

New H7N9 bird flu resistant to drugs

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 13:29

With the new bird flu that has emerged in China, drug resistance has been detected in patients infected.

H7N9 flu virus transmitted through close contact, coughing

Last Updated: Friday, May 24, 2013, 21:04

Scientists have proved that the H7N9 influenza virus is efficiently transmitted when animals are in close contact-defined in the study as touching, coughing and the exchange of bodily fluids.

Mexico slaughters 55,000 chickens to contain bird flu

Last Updated: Friday, May 10, 2013, 12:41

Authorities slaughtered 55,000 chickens at a farm in the central state of Puebla where avian flu was detected, Mexico`s agriculture department said.

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