May 16 Flu UpdateMore on the new outbreaks in India. Commence Culling.
South Korea claims that the strain of bird flu it had has never caused a human infection.
CIDRAP on the lack of a worldwide vaccine stockpile, one year after WHO called for it.
This report says the US is going to study the blood of flu victims in Vietnam.
People in Nepal are urged to be alert about bird flu.
Political pressure in Pakistan on the slow progress of Ag programs, including bird flu....
and calls in India for the resignation of the ag minister.
Pakistani poultry producers also want subsidy for bird vaccine they have to import.
BBC on the revelation that more than one anti-viral is needed in any national stockpile. Seems like I saw this on the blogosphere some time ago....
Hey, and GSK thinks its prudent to stockpile the drug it makes.
Dr. Osterholm delivers a speech in Minnesota with a consistent message--imagine the chaos during a pandemic.
The Indonesian financial sector will have an emergency drill.