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August 03, 2005

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H5N1 avian flu first broke out in Hong Kong in 1997, infecting 18 ...
Times Online - UK
H5N1 re-emerged in Thailand in January 2004. ... Scientists consider the best way of containing the H5N1 virus is the drug Tamiflu or oseltamivir. ...
 

Scientists warn Thailand of bird flu dangers
Independent Online - Cape Town,South Africa
... study, published online by the British science weekly Nature, simulated what would happen in Thailand if a mutated form of the H5N1 avian flu virus erupted ...
 

What is bird flu?
Reuters AlertNet - London,England,UK
... from when the H5N1 virus returned in December 2004. The disease has also killed 12 Thais, four Cambodians and three Indonesians. * Although avian flu is very ...
 

Avian flu reported in Russia and Kazakhstan
Minneapolis Star Tribune (subscription) - MN,USA
MOSCOW -- A strain of avian flu virus that can be lethal to humans has spread from ... that tests showed the geese were infected with the virulent H5N1 strain of ...
 

Three more bird flu victims detected in July
Viet Nam News Agency - Hanoi,Vietnam
Ha Noi (VNA) - Three people were tested positive to the H5N1 bird flu ... cities across the country have reported local people contracting the avian flu virus over ...
 

Models suggest flu pandemic could be stopped at source but ...
Canada.com - Canada
... countries likely to be at the epicentre of a new pandemic would be able to rapidly detect, diagnose and report human cases of H5N1 avian flu - believed to be ...
 

CHRONOLOGY-Key dates in Asian bird flu outbreak
Reuters AlertNet - London,England,UK
... Dec 15 - Taiwan says it has discovered two strains of avian flu in migratory birds ... The H5N1 virus has also killed 12 people in Thailand, four in Cambodia and ...

 

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