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Swine flu pandemic likely to hit UK in early autumn before vaccine …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 05/31/2009

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Swine flu pandemic likely to hit UK in early autumn before vaccine …
The UK is likely to be struck by a swine flu pandemic in the early autumn before a vaccine is available, an influenza expert said yesterday. …
http://u.tv/News/Swine-flu-pandemic-likely-to-hit-UK-in-early-autumn-before-vaccine-is-ready/5836f104-308a-49e6-a0a7-abbf8e60866a
June 1, 2009
U.TV


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Hotels are no place for swine flu sufferers
It is inappropriate to expect hotels to accommodate people diagnosed with swine flu and it is inconsistent with agreed protocols for dealing with a pandemic …
http://www.hospitalitymagazine.com.au/article/Hotels-are-no-place-for-swine-flu-sufferers/483724.aspx
June 1, 2009
Australian Hospitality Magazine

Japan Flocks to Ostrich Masks to Help Fight Swine Flu Paranoia
Tsukamoto is now testing whether his antibodies are safe and effective as treatments in the event of a pandemic involving a virus as deadly as the bird flu. …
http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601101&sid=aPRodLGjBMc4&refer=japan
June 1, 2009
Bloomberg

Number of A/H1N1 flu cases on Chinese mainland rises to 33
… step up preparations for vaccine production during an inspection of Sinovac, the only Chinese company qualified to produce vaccines for a flu pandemic. …
http://english.people.com.cn/90001/90776/90882/6668571.html
June 1, 2009
People’s Daily Online

Fourth case of swine flu confirmed
Ireland has placed a number of contracts to ensure the country will have enough vaccine in the event of a pandemic. Under the WHO’s alert system on a …
http://www.irishexaminer.com/world/fourth-case-of-swine-flu-confirmed-93116.html
June 1, 2009
Irish Examiner

Swine flu cruise ship Pacific Dawn docks in Sydney
Premier John Brumby admitted the state’s pandemic emergency plan was almost inevitably going to move up a notch. At least 11 schools have now been shut as …
http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/story/0,21985,25567394-661,00.html
June 1, 2009
Melbourne Herald Sun

美通社(亞洲) 中國新聞
該組織包括隸屬于Spanish Society of Medical Oncology 的醫學腫瘤專家以及與頭頸部腫瘤研究和治療相關的其他健康專業人員。該組織的主要目標是促進基本的流行病學臨床研究,為患者和醫生提供教育,以及向西班牙普通大眾傳播頭頸部腫瘤領域相關的信息。
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PR Newswire (Asia) China News
Part of the organization including the Spanish Society of Medical Oncology and medical oncologist and head and neck cancer research and treatment related to other health professionals. The main objectives of the organization is to promote basic clinical epidemiological study, for patients and doctors to provide education, as well as the dissemination of the Spanish general public areas of head and neck cancer-related information.
http://www.finet.hk/mainsite/newscenter_story.php?news=PRNCN&ncode=20090601011234ed31c4xprbgs&page=
June 1, 2009
財華網

湖北發現首例甲型H1N1流感疑似病例
根據臨床表現、流行病學調查和實驗室檢驗結果,初步診斷為輸入性甲型H1N1流感疑似病例。 患者,男,20歲,武漢市人,現為加拿大留學生。加拿大時間5月24日晚,患者乘飛機途經韓國到廣州,在廣州停留2天,28日20時55分從廣州乘T120車次(07車廂,14號上鋪),於29日上午7:40 …
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Hubei found the first suspected cases of influenza H1N1 influenza
According to clinical manifestations, epidemiological investigation and laboratory test results, the initial diagnosis of imported cases of suspected influenza H1N1 influenza. Patients, male, 20 years old, Wuhan City, and is currently a student in Canada. Canada May 24 evening, the patient flew via South Korea to Guangzhou, stay two days in Guangzhou, at 20:55 on the 28th from Guangzhou by train number T120 (07 cars, on the 14th floor), at 7 am on the 29th : 40 …
http://news.wenweipo.com/2009/06/01/IN0906010003.htm
June 1, 2009
香港文匯報

疫苗生产:中国需加入全球参比中心
舒跃龙告诉本报记者,历次大流感流行已经留下警告:第二波、第三波疫情往往死亡的人数要大大超过第一波。现在,国内外流感专家判断,第二波疫情可能会在秋天到来。 《21世纪》:目前加入全球参比中心的难题有哪些? 舒跃龙:制约因素确实很多。如果用美国CDC参比中心作比较,首先在硬件上差距很大,技术操作大家都能掌握,特别需要国家 …
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Vaccine production: China needs to participate in the global reference center
舒跃龙told this reporter that all the great influenza pandemic has left a warning: the second wave, third wave of the epidemic the number of deaths is often much more than the first wave. At present, domestic and international influenza experts, the second wave of the epidemic may be coming in the fall. "21st Century": The Center to participate in the global reference What are the problems?舒跃龙: did a lot of constraints. If the United States Center for CDC reference for comparison, first of all, a great gap in the hardware, you can master the technical operations, in particular the needs of the country …
http://news.dayoo.com/finance/57399/200906/01/57399_7872231.htm
June 1, 2009
大洋网

Bed-tracking system may be just what the doctor ordered in …
How ever, it is now being rolled out to help with infection control – and might prove invaluable in the case of a swine flu pandemic being declared. …
http://news.scotsman.com/latestnews/Bedtracking-system-may-be-just.5319854.jp
June 1, 2009
Scotsman

Two Scottish children are struck down by swine flu
Prof Oxford, an expert in virology at Queen Mary School of Medicine, University of London, said he was certain that a flu pandemic would emerge. …
http://thescotsman.scotsman.com/scotland/Two-Scottish-children-are-struck.5319838.jp
June 1, 2009
Scotsman

Swine Flu pandemic DNA Tests Kits
Bid to develop a vaccine as a solution to worries of a possible swine flu pandemic. Scientists at Canada’s National Microbiology Laboratory have managed to …
http://www.wessexscene.co.uk/features/3341
June 1, 2009
Wessex Scene Online

Stocks to watch
… has placed a $US180 million ($A232 million) order with CSL for a vaccine antigen against swine flu as part of preparations to combat a flu pandemic. …
http://news.theage.com.au/breaking-news-business/stocks-to-watch-20090601-brzt.html
June 1, 2009
The Age

Feedback: Experts weigh in on Cubes & Crayons
… including the H1N1 swine influenza, Avian bird flu epidemic, public health issues, emergency operations planning and crisis management preparedness, …
http://www.reuters.com/article/smallBusinessNews/idUSTRE54U1QX20090531
June 1, 2009
Reuters

台灣新型流感疫情增加到第12例
台灣的中央流行疫情指揮中心31號表示,台灣出現第12例H1N1新型流感確定病例,患者是33歲的貿易商。這名男子在27號晚間從美國紐約回到台灣,在飛機上就已經有發燒症狀。 中央流行疫情指揮中心表示,這名男子搭乘的是頭等艙,所以近距離沒有其他乘客;但他回到台灣之後曾到 …
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New type of influenza outbreaks in Taiwan increased to 12 cases of first
Taiwan’s central command center epidemic outbreak on the 31st that the first 12 cases of Taiwan a new type of influenza H1N1 confirmed cases, the patient is a 33-year-old trader. The man on the 27th night in New York, returned to Taiwan from the United States, the plane has already developed a fever. Prevalence of the epidemic, said the central command center, the man is traveling first class, so there are no other passengers at close range; but he had returned to Taiwan after …
http://big5.soundofhope.org/programs/162/127942-1.asp
June 1, 2009
希望之聲電台

All set for Mansarovar yatra
The Chinese government did not gave permission for the Yatra in 2007 due to the widespread bird flu. Last year, internal trouble was said to be the cause, …
http://www.thestatesman.net/page.news.php?clid=2&theme=&usrsess=1&id=256276
June 1, 2009
The Statesman

Twenty-Six People Disallowed in Six Provinces Suspected of Being …
Yesterday, fever hospitals in six provinces have disallowed twenty-six people suspected of being infected by the bird flu symptoms. …
http://www.gather.com/viewArticle.jsp?articleId=281474977696933&grpId=3659174697244816
June 1, 2009
Gather.com

郑州四色预警传染病疫情 红色预警国家发布或省长签发
今报郑州讯面对“非典”、“禽流感”、“H1N1流感”等重大传染病疫情,郑州将分“红、橙、黄、蓝”四色向公众预警,最高级预警将由国家发布或由省长签发。 郑州四通八达,人员流动性大,各类传染性疾病的传播与流行几率较高。昨天,郑州市政府发布了《郑州市突发公共卫生事件应急预案》(以下简称《预案》),对行政区域内突然发生,造成或者可能 …
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Zhengzhou, four-color red early-warning infectious disease outbreak early warning issued by the State Governor to publish or
Zhengzhou hearing at the face of this "atypical pneumonia", "bird flu", "H1N1 influenza" and other major infectious diseases, Zhengzhou will be divided into "red, orange, yellow, blue," four-color to the public warning, the most advanced countries will be issued early warning or issued by the governor. Zhengzhou, extending in all directions, staff mobility, the spread of various types of infectious diseases with high prevalence of probability. Yesterday, the Zhengzhou city government issued a "public health emergencies Zhengzhou contingency plan" (hereinafter referred to as "plans"), administrative region of a sudden, causing or likely …
http://news.sina.com.cn/c/2009-06-01/024915711329s.shtml
June 1, 2009
新浪网

bird flu hits Bengal again
Even as the threat of swine flu continues, a fresh outbreak of the highly pathogenic avian influenza (bird flu) has been reported from West Bengal. …
http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/bird-flu-hits-bengal-again/359711/
June 1, 2009
Business Standard

Experts said unprepared for swine flu
This year’s swine flu outbreak refuted many of the predictions about how the next large-scale flu pandemic would originate and spread, experts say. …
http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/1697364/experts_said_unprepared_for_swine_flu/
June 1, 2009
RedOrbit

第83回日本感染症学会開催
新型インフルエンザによるパンデミックが現実味を帯び,さまざまな対策がとられる一方で,マンパワー不足も指摘されている。感染症専門家の養成は一朝一夕にできるものではないが,将来の新たなパンデミック対策のためにもますます重要なものとなっていくと考えられる。 …
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The Infectious Diseases Society of Japan held 83 times
Taken on a new flu pandemic is real, while the various measures taken, as has been pointed out lack of manpower. Training of specialists in infectious diseases is not possible in a short time, we will become increasingly important for the future of measures PANDEMIKKU. …
http://www.igaku-shoin.co.jp/paperDetail.do?id=PA02832_03
June 1, 2009
週刊医学界新聞

Accertati 30 casi di influenza in Italia
L’organizzazione mondiale della Sanità ha fatto sapere che è ancora del tutto scongiurato il rischio di una pandemia di influenza, che ha provocato molti …
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Make 30 cases of influenza in Italy
The World Health Organization has indicated that it is still the risk of a pandemic flu, which caused many …
http://www.tusciaweb.it/notizie/2009/maggio/31_15n_influenza.htm
June 1, 2009
Tuscia Web

AUTOMÁTAS DE LA CULTURA DEL MIEDO Por: David Rodríguez Seoane
La pandemia de gripe porcina que se originó hace unas semanas en México es una muestra más de cómo el miedo y la ansiedad se propagan más rápido que la …
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AUTOMATIC del miedo LA Culture By: David Rodríguez Seoane
The swine flu epidemic that originated in Mexico a few weeks ago is another example of how fear and anxiety is spreading faster than …
http://www.elinformanteperu.com/opinion.php?idarticulos=38680
June 1, 2009
El Informante

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Two Egyptian boys contract avian flu …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 05/20/2009

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Two Egyptian boys contract avian flu
… are in stable condition, Shahin said. Egypt is one of the countries most affected by bird flu, with 27 fatalities since the disease first appeared in 2006.
http://www.gulf-times.com/site/topics/article.asp?cu_no=2&item_no=292067&version=1&template_id=37&parent_id=17
May 21, 2009
Gulf Times


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Wakefield delegation vows increased awareness measures of H1N1
“The Senate recognized the seriousness of this public health issue by passing a comprehensive pandemic flu bill last month,” Tisei said. …
http://www.wickedlocal.com/wakefield/town_info/government/x1083516686/Wakefield-delegation-vows-increased-awareness-measures-of-H1N1
May 21, 2009
Wakefield Observer

Mexican woman becomes Victoria’s fourth confirmed swine flu case
… cautious in this sort of situation, with the discussions worldwide about the potential for a pandemic from this,” Mr Warren told the Nine Network. …
http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/story/0,21985,25514556-661,00.html
May 21, 2009
Melbourne Herald Sun

East Asians Hardest Hit in World Crisis
It looked likely a pandemic would devastate economies worldwide. Yet on May 4 Mexico unexpectedly declared it was winning the battle against swine flu and …
http://www.forbes.com/forbes/2009/0608/019-opinions-asia-economy-current-events.html
May 21, 2009
Forbes

No Guidance on How to Rein In the Flu
Britain, Japan and other countries with many cases argued that World Health Organization pandemic alerts should measure a virus’s severity, …
http://www.timesdaily.com/article/20090519/ZNYT02/905193012/1123?Title=No-Guidance-on-How-to-Rein-In-the-Flu
May 21, 2009
Times Daily

Latest swine flu panic? Health dept. budget cuts: ‘Tank is empty …
In 1918, the second wave was much more severe, he said, referring to a pandemic that killed 50 million people worldwide. At the moment, states are falling …
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/2009/05/20/2009-05-20_latest_swine_flu_panic_cuts_deplete_health_budgets_tank_is_empty_says_ny_state_h.html
May 21, 2009
New York Daily News

A Long Search for a Universal Flu Vaccine
That is shaping up to be a major problem as the world prepares for a possible pandemic this fall from the new strain of swine flu. …
http://www.timesdaily.com/article/20090519/ZNYT04/905193020/1123?Title=A-Long-Search-for-a-Universal-Flu-Vaccine
May 21, 2009
Times Daily

Adults Older Than 52 May Resist Swine Flu, CDC Says
The virus that caused the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic circulated until a bird flu virus replaced it in a 1957 world outbreak, Daniel Jernigan, deputy director …
http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601081&sid=aZd5g0zwdguA&refer=australia
May 21, 2009
Bloomberg

Young man is Utah’s first H1N1 swine flu death
… Sundwall didn’t mention the death, but did warn legislators that we are in the relatively early phases of an unfolding epidemic or pandemic. …
http://www.sltrib.com/News/ci_12411489
May 21, 2009
Salt Lake Tribune

Over 52? You may be protected from swine flu
People older than about 52 might have been exposed to the H1N1 flu strain that first emerged in the 1918 pandemic and then continued to change and to …
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/30795846/
May 21, 2009
msnbc.com

CDC: At Least 50 Cases of Swine Flu Confirmed in US
On Monday, the World Health Organization raised its pandemic alert level from level three to level four on a six-level scale. …
http://www.cybermed.it/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=22120&Itemid=327
May 21, 2009
cybermed.it

GPO wins flu jab approval
The Russian live attenuated influenza vaccine technology is seen as a very promising tool in controlling a potential pandemic because it allows for the …
http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/local/17027/gpo-wins-flu-jab-approval
May 21, 2009
Bangkok Post

GSK expects more swine flu vaccine orders
GSK has invested $2.5bn over the last four and a half years in preparation for a pandemic and Mr Witty said: We made those investments so we would be ready …
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/pharmaceuticalsandchemicals/5357559/GSK-expects-more-swine-flu-vaccine-orders.html
May 21, 2009
Telegraph.co.uk

Duck And Cover – H1N1 is Coming
Not surprisingly, the bird flu did not wipe us out. To date, WHO reported about 200 cases of avian flu in humans. Similarly, as of last Saturday, …
http://www.lavalleystar.com/home/news/2009/05/20/Opinion/Duck-And.Cover.H1n1.Is.Coming-3742814.shtml
May 21, 2009
Valley Star

Casos suspeitos de gripe H1N1 no Brasil caem para 17
O número de casos notificados no Japão subiu para mais de 250, o que torna mais provável que a OMS aumente para o nível máximo seu alerta de pandemia, …
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Suspected cases of H1N1 influenza in Brazil fell to 17
The number of reported cases in Japan rose to more than 250, making it more likely that the WHO to increase its level of pandemic alert, …
http://oglobo.globo.com/pais/mat/2009/05/20/casos-suspeitos-de-gripe-h1n1-no-brasil-caem-para-17-755952465.asp
May 21, 2009
O Globo

Preocupa en Chile la aparición de nuevos casos de gripe porcina
Los estados miembros de la OMS, reunidos en Ginebra, intentaban elaborar planes para tratamientos, respuesta a una pandemia y vacunas para prevenir la …
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Chile concern the emergence of new cases of swine flu
Member states of the WHO meeting in Geneva, attempted to develop plans for treatment, and response to pandemic vaccines to prevent …
http://www.lanacion.com.ar/nota.asp?nota_id=1130217
May 21, 2009
Lanacion.com (Argentina)

Taiwan reports first case of A(H1N1) flu
I have full confidence that united, we can meet the challenges of this pandemic flu,” Yeh said in his four-minute speech, delivered in English. …
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2009/05/21/2003444145
May 21, 2009
Taipei Times

Le Canada et le Brésil signent un protocole d’entente sur la santé
Le protocole d’entente ciblera les travaux conjoints dans des secteurs clés comme la préparation et la réaction à une pandémie, les ressources humaines en …
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Canada and Brazil sign Memorandum of Understanding on Health
The MOU will focus on joint work in key areas such as preparing and responding to a pandemic, human resources …
http://www.marketwire.com/mw/release.do?id=992760&lang=F5
May 21, 2009
Maketwire (Communiqué de presse)

10000 H1N1 Cases; Vaccine Plan Weighed
WHO on Tuesday urged drug makers to reserve for poor countries a portion of any pandemic swine flu vaccine they develop. (AP) (CBS/ AP) H1N1 (swine) flu …
http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2009/05/20/health/main5027609.shtml
May 21, 2009
CBS News

Panamá entrega a la OMS la cepa de virus AH1N1 para producción de …
… la Salud (OMS) información sobre las cepas aisladas del virus AH1N1, con el objeto de trabajar en la elaboración de una vacuna que evite una pandemia. …
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Panama delivery to the WHO the virus strain for production of AH1N1 …
… (WHO) information on the virus isolates AH1N1, to work on a vaccine to prevent a pandemic. …
http://www.adn.es/sociedad/20090520/NWS-2222-OMS-Panama-AH1N1-produccion-vacunas.html
May 21, 2009
ADN.es

Beximco Pharma starts swine flu drugs supply to Americas
Beximco Pharma introduced Oseflu in 2006 for the prevention and treatment of influenza including swine and bird flu. The same year it supplied Oseflu to the …
http://bdnews24.com/details.php?id=84831&cid=2
May 21, 2009
Bangladesh News 24 hours

Egypt warns of post-hajj swine flu quarantine
The suggestion highlights Egypt’s concern that swine flu will hit the country which, with 27 recorded bird flu deaths, is behind only Indonesia and Vietnam …
http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5jc_pijXYi6E50wDepameI2ZTf9iAD98A2PVG0
May 21, 2009
The Associated Press

Cientistas buscam vacina única contra todas as gripes
Isso está se tornando um grande problema, enquanto o mundo se prepara para uma possível pandemia de uma nova linhagem de gripe suína no próximo outono …
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Scientists seek single vaccine against all flu
This is becoming a major problem, as the world prepares for a possible pandemic of a new strain of swine influenza in the autumn …
http://noticias.terra.com.br/ciencia/interna/0,,OI3776373-EI8147,00-Cientistas+buscam+vacina+unica+contra+todas+as+gripes.html
May 21, 2009
Terra Brasil

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