June 17 Flu UpdateWHO's David Nabarro says that the global response to H5N1 was "extraordinary" and that the outbreaks are being brought under control "reasonably well".
CIDRAP with a world roundup, including Chinese confirmation of the flu in Guandong (how many days until the Olympics?) and a reported outbreak in Vietnam.
ProMed on the Chinese outbreak, and followup reports on flu control in Britain.
CDC is funding research that will allow medical professionals to discern seasonal and pandemic flu in 3 hours. CIDRAP reports.
CIDRAP with yesterday's vaccine news....the Australian vaccine, and Novartis withdrawing its vaccine.
South Korea has restricteds its bird flu quarantines.
Cambodia released a statement that it is vigilant.
Nigeria is trying to boost poultry farming, including work on how flu compensation can play into the mix.
New York Times covers New York City's pandemic flu exercise.
Pandemic flu exercises in Santa Barbara, CA.
Maryland also held a pandemic flu exercise.