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Over 5,000 birds have been culled here so far after cases of H5N1 strain of bird flu sent to a testing lab in Bhopal turned out positive.
Three dead chickens taken from a farm in the district of Yuen Long tested positive for the H5 bird flu virus after a farm owner reported 60 unusual deaths on Monday.
The drugs firmwon European Union approval for its vaccine designed to protect people against the H5N1 strain of bird flu.
That's how long the World Health Organisation needs to produce a vaccine after bird flu strikes a country and is transmitted to humans.
The cover of every major news magazine has splashed us with the dreaded bird flu.
While researchers will need to further test the novel vaccines in large numbers of fowl and against various subtypes of bird flu, the early results suggest that widespread vaccination of flocks could stall the spread of bird flu in animals, says molecular virologist Angela Romer-Oberdorfer of the Federal Research Institute for Animal Health in Riems, Germany, who coauthored one of the studies.
A sick swan and the carcass of a duck were found by the marina on Easter Sunday afternoon, sparking fears of bird flu in Merseyside.
It was found on the island of Ruegen where most of Germany's bird flu cases have been found.
The discovery of the H5N1-infected turkeys comes as two new human cases of bird flu have been confirmed in a nine-year-old girl and a 26-year-old woman in China, and three more wild birds have tested positive for the virus in Germany.
9 /PRNewswire/ -- Infecting chickens in Nigeria, the deadly bird flu virus has appeared for the first time in Africa, while China announced its 11th human case of bird flu.
Poultry owners in Huddersfield are being ordered to register their birds as part of a programme to tackle bird flu.
Bird flu has become endemic in Hong Kong after its recent discovery in both local wild birds and chicken, the territory's health secretary said.
A PARROT which died in British quarantine had bird flu, officials confirmed last night.
bird flu outbreaks have been eradicated: The Office International des Epizooties (OIE), the world animal health organization, has announced that outbreaks of bird flu amongst U.