July 10 Flu UpdateThis seems like a perfect application for computers--an intelligent alert system for emerging disease threats like bird flu is being developed in Canada.
Egypt has banned French and German poultry imports.
Uganda is requesting $17M in flu assistance.
ProMed has OIE report from Germany.
Togo is compensating farmers for bird flu losses.
Effect Measure blogs a paper on virus shedding, which may go on with Influenza A longer than the five days (post onset) that people expected.
I don't usually cover low path flu, but there is some in Virginia. Note the state's reaction.
Article from Canada on understanding 1918 and 2007.