July 23 Flu UpdatePromed on the new case from Egypt. Woman was exposed to dead household birds, based on report.
Pig flu is in Northern Vietnam. Two people have died. It remains to be seen if this is related to bird flu.
Meanwhile, bird flu has struck in Central Vietnam, too.
As everywhere, vets are on the front line in Vietnam.
Vietnam will test its human vaccine on people in August.
Sanofi is launching plans to triple vaccine production capacity in PA.
Baxter is testing new flu technologies that would allow vaccine to be made in a "vat" not an egg.
EU Ok with children's dosage for Tamiflu.
No outbreak there yet, but Kenya is reminded it is still vulnerable.
Interesting--flu vaccine from the perspective of radiologists.
U of Penn ethics blog on vaccine development.