China reports 21 human infections with H5N6

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China has reported 21 human infections with the H5N6 subtype of avian influenza in 2021 to the WHO, compared with only five last year.

A jump in the number this year is raising concern among experts, who say a previously circulating strain appears to have changed and may be more infectious to pe...

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