October 25 Flu UpdateThree local areas in Vietnam have been hit by bird flu.
This report says the flu found in Vietnam is the Fujian strain, which is said to be human transmissible.
The UN says bird flu on "silent march" in Europe.
``It seems that a new chapter in the evolution of avian influenza may be unfolding silently in the heart of Europe,'' said Joseph Domenech, the organization's chief veterinary officer, in the statement.
Revere blogs this article, correctly catching the tone that the EU knows more about this than they are letting on.
University study in UK discusses duck meat the scope of a potential flu outbreak.
Must read: CIDRAP kicks off a 7-part series on the prospects for pandemic flu vaccine development.
A mutation mutes the effect of the seasonal flu vaccine....to be noted.
Dr. Nabarro hails Asian transparency on bird flu.
In Wichita, KS, they are planning a pandemic preparedness drill in conjunction with their seasonal flu shots.
Ct paper covers local speech on pandemic flu.
London Times medical column includes policy advice for UK government.