swine influenza

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Synonyms for swine influenza

an acute and highly contagious respiratory disease of swine caused by the orthomyxovirus thought to be the same virus that caused the 1918 influenza pandemic


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In conclusion, EA-H1N1 swine influenza viruses occasionally infect humans.
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CDC Health Update: Swine Influenza A (H1N1) Update: New Interim Recommendations and Guidance for Health Directors about Strategic National Stockpile Material".
Swine influenza was responsible for the human outbreak in 1918-20 that killed more than 20 million people over the world.
Swine influenza causes fever, apathy, anorexia and respiratory signs such as dyspnoea and sneezing, which affect both welfare and productivity.
Influenza A (H3N2)v viruses resulted from reassortment of influenza A (H1N1)pdm09 viruses with swine influenza A (H3N2) viruses.
Although reassortment between swine influenza and 2009 influenza A (H1N1) has been reported in pigs, that particular genetic combination of swine influenza virus segments is unique, and has not been previously reported in swine or humans.
Therefore, PRRSV can serve as a perfect surrogate for swine influenza A (especially the 2009 H1N1 influenza A) for developing a rapid monitoring system for the spread of influenza in human environments.
Swine influenza (SI) is an acute respiratory disease of pigs caused by influenza A virus.
These viruses were all confirmed to be swine H1 viruses and their gene segments were derived either from the triple reassortant (TR) or Eurasian avianlike (EA) swine influenza virus lineage (2).
Swine influenza virus was first isolated from pigs in 1930 in the U.
6 January 2010 - Norway is evaluating to further reduce its oversupply stock of swine influenza vaccines beyond what has been agreed with the World Health Organisation (WHO), local daily Aftenposten said today.
103 million head, confirming the trend of rising pork consumption despite the financial crisis and swine influenza, the IBGE said.
Aitkulov reported that the supply of vaccine against swine influenza is expected before 15 December.