Strategies to mitigate H5N8 from escalating to pandemic

The H5N8 virus manifests itself in various ways, from asymptomatic and sub-clinical to highly lethal in some populations.

Highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza virus is a global threat not only to poultry and wildlife conservation, but also could evolve into a pandemic.

To mitigate H5N8 from escalating with human-human transmission, a scientist said that research priorities should focus on the development and scre...

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Managing Editor and Editor of Asian Poultry Magazine, Jakarta, Indonesia. Arief juggles team directorial management regionally while monitoring avian disease with articles such as, ‘Bacterial enteritis could become a bigger problem by 2025’.