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China records another H5N6 human infection

The H5N6 avian influenza virus has sickened one more in China, a man from Sichuan province in the country’s southwest, said Hong Kong’s Centre...

Cebu bans poultry imports over AI outbreak

The Philippines’ Cebu provincial government has prohibited the importation of poultry products and byproducts from Mindanao and overseas countries with confirmed cases of avian...

Cambodia reports human H9N2 avian influenza infection

Cambodian health officials reported a H9N2 avian influenza case, which involves a toddler girl who was sick at the end of February, said Hong...

Another human H5N6 avian influenza infection in China

China has reported another human H5N6 avian influenza case, part of a small but steady stream of infections involving the strain. In an April 9...

Step forward with poultry disease detection, prevention

Indonesia and Australia have partnered to improve the detection of and prevention measures against poultry diseases, especially avian influenza. The partnership will involve Indonesia’s Veterinary...

Biosecurity against AI needs good planning, procedures

Biosecurity is the only real way of stopping the spread of the avian influenza (AI) virus onto and around a poultry farm site, according...

H9N2 avian influenza infections most common in children

H9N2 avian influenza infections are most common in children, who often have mild disease, according to cases collected by Poultry Health Monitor. Recently, China reported...

Tracking infectious disease risks with an app

The One Health Poultry Hub has developed the Tracking App which is an inclusive one health tool bringing together researchers with different expertise working...

China records 74 human H5N6 infections since 2014

China has reported 11 human H5N6 avian influenza infections from January 1 to March 20, according to data collected by Asian Agribiz. Last year, China...

4 steps to fight avian influenza

Poultry Health Monitor has reported cases of avian influenza (AI) in several Asian countries in the past few months. This should be an alarm...

South Korea confirms AI case at duck farm in Jeolla

South Korea recently confirmed a new case of avian influenza (AI) at a duck farm in the southwestern Jeolla county of Goheung. Authorities from the...

Nepal detects AI at three poultry farms in Bhaktapur

Avian influenza (AI) was recently detected in poultry farms at Suryabinayak municipality in Bhaktapur district, Nepal. According to reports by local media, the Animal Disease...

Taiwan to import eggs from Japan’s AI-free areas

Taiwan plans to import eggs from avian influenza (AI) free areas in Japan due to limited egg supply. The country’s Bureau of Animal and Plant...

AI detected again in poultry farm in India’s Maharashtra

Days after avian influenza (AI) cases were reported in Thane district of India’s Maharashtra state, AI infection was recently detected at a poultry farm...

H9N2 infects 6 more Chinese

China has reported six more H9N2 avian influenza infections in humans, reported the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy of US’ University of...

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