January 29 Flu UpdateNew death in Indonesia, #101.
India is spraying markets and roads to try and prevent bird flu from spreading.
Orissa (India) samples of poultry and humans are negative.
Reports are now that bird flu is reaching urban areas in India.
India is now considering becoming the fourth nation in a bird flu surveillance network.
Indian magazine notes that humans were spared in bird flu.
Reports notes reasons for panic in India, as bird flu heads toward teeming capital.
There is another outbreak in Saudi Arabia. Thousands of birds are culled.
New bird cases noted in Bangladesh.
China reports an outbreak in Tibet.
More birds are dying in Thailand, causing concern.
ProMed looks at several countries.
Hygiene is discussed in Vietnam.
University of Pittsburgh reports success on bird flu vaccine.
Helen Branswell on Tamiflu resistance.
Scientific American on Tamiflu resistance.
Revere on Tamiflu "resistance." As always, the actual science is more nuanced and complex than how it is reported.
Toronto is urged to spend $27M on pandemic prep.