February 21 Flu UpdateThere are Internet rumors of a human bird flu case in Russia. The Russians are denying it.
Reports say that the bird flu has left the Moscow region and spread.
Bird flu confirmed (in birds) in Eastern Afghanistan.
The Russians claim that some reported outbreaks in the regions are not confirmed.
ProMed on outbreaks around the world.
Hungary says "blame game" going on in Suffolk.
The Sudan has banned poultry imports from countries affected by the flu.
Expert in Muskegon, MI, tells public there is no reason for alarm "now" over bird flu.
Meanwhile, a public health official in Ireland says that bird flu risk in that country has fallen over the last year. Check this out.
"This time last year we were saying it was inevitable," she told councillors. "Now I would say probable or possible."
A photographic exhibit is being held that will use micro photos to illustrate the bird flu.
Houston company is selected to sequence influenza viruses.
Revere on a paper that talks about how to use social media sites to help during a pandemic. Interesting ideas.