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Bird flu detected in 2 poultry workers in UK
The poultry workers who tested positive for the H5 strain were believed to have been exposed to sick birds while working at the same farm.
Published on May 17, 2023 04:03 AM IST
Bird flu detectives hunt for clues to stop next global pandemic
Scientists are using the lessons learned from Covid to track new mutations of a virus that experts say is even more dangerous
Published on May 02, 2023 02:30 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Parmita Uniyal
First human death from H3N8 bird flu. What we know about the virus
The spread of the H3N8 bird flu virus in humans is usually a result of exposure to live or dead poultry and contaminated environments.
Updated on Apr 12, 2023 03:39 PM IST
World's first human death from H3N8 bird flu recorded in China: WHO
The WHO reported the first human death from the H3N8 subtype of avian influenza in China, but the strain is not transmissible between humans.
Published on Apr 12, 2023 12:43 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Animesh Chaturvedi
Tripura imposes ban on import of pigs as precaution against swine flu cases
The Assam government had banned import of pigs and poultry from other parts of the country last month
Updated on Apr 05, 2023 12:27 PM IST
ByPriyanka Deb Barman