THE Philippines has temporarily banned the importation of poultry products from Bulgaria due to reported outbreaks of avian influenza
in the country.
(H5) is highly contagious infection of birds as well as humans which is zoonotic of significant economic and public health concern.
* Detecting Spread of Avian Influenza
A(H7N9) Virus Beyond China
A goose farm in Yunlin County has been confirmed to have been infected with the highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza
virus, leading to the culling of 974 geese, a Council of Agriculture (COA) bureau said Monday.
So far this month avian influenza
has been found on three separate occasions among wild birds in England.
Tracy Otterson puts avian influenza
samples in the centrifuge to clean them up before moving to extraction, in this file photo taken on April 8, 2015 at the University of Minnesota's Veterinary Diagnostics Laboratory in St.
Led by David Suarez, the ARS Exotic and Emerging Avian Viral Diseases Research Unit in Athens is among the first to investigate new reports of avian influenza
viruses and assess their threat to poultry and, in some cases, their impact on people (in conjunction with state and federal public-health agencies).
Riyadh, Shawwal 8, 1438, Jul 2, 2017, SPA -- Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) has decided to temporarily ban importing poultry meat and eggs and their products and preparations from the Kingdom of Belgium due to the outbreak of avian influenza
. It explained that the ban was based on the warning issued by the World Organization for Animal Health, which includes the outbreak of avian influenza
(H5N8) in Belgium's West-Vlaanderen of the most western province of the Flemish region.
Translocal Connections of Bioinsecurity: Avian Influenza
in Turkey and the Becoming of a Global Threat
Officials in Finland found cases of avian influenza
in wild birds on the Aland Islands in the Baltic Sea Thursday.
At the end of March 2013, the first case of human infection with avian influenza
A(H7N9) virus was confirmed in Shanghai.