Initial data from clinical trials evaluating H5N1/H5N2 live-attenuated influenza vaccine suggest that immunization of unprimed subjects is not associated with a serologic response that is markedly ...
The U.S. government announced the infection of highly pathogenic H5N2 avian flu in turkeys in Arkansas -- home to Tyson Foods Inc, the world's biggest chicken company. The virus is unlikely to ...
Sarah Alsager, a spokeswoman for the department, said in an email that it's the same highly pathogenic H5N2 strain of avian influenza that's been confirmed in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Minnesota.
The virus -- specifically the H5N2 strain -- has significantly affected the poultry industry in Minnesota. More than 9 million birds have died from the virus or been euthanized as a result of its ...
Twelve outbreaks have been reported, involving three different strains of highly pathogenic avian influenza (bird flu H5N1, H5N2 and H5N9. Some outbreaks still need to be precisely identified.
"New and recurring strains of H5N1, H5N2 and H5N6 recently affected Asia, Europe and the Middle East and there are signs that the geographic distribution of the disease is continuing. Regarding ...
The influenza viruses used in this study included A/chicken/Vietnam/14/2005 (H5N1) and A/mallard/British Columbia/373/2005 (H5N2). Vietnam/2005 stocks were grown and titrated on Japanese quail ...
It is not the virulent, highly pathogenic “avian flu” (A/H5N1) but a different virus (A/H5N2), stressed the Animal Production and Health Depatnent Director-General Dr. W.K. de Silva, while Health ...
Carol Cardona said that turkeys infected by the H5N2 flu that is spreading around the state cannot get into the food stream. Even if they did, she said, proper cooking would kill the flu virus.
State Officials Confirm Michigan's First Cases Of Bird Flu In Sterling HeightsThree goslings in the Detroit area have tested positive for bird flu and are the first confirmed cases of H5N2 avian ...
Dr. Brian Ladman is a Senior Scientist in the Department of Animal and Food Sciences at the University of Delaware. He helps lead the University of Delaware Poultry Health System (UDPHS) which ...