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CDC rejects report of mutant H1N1 strain in Brazil …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 06/17/2009

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CDC rejects report of mutant H1N1 strain in Brazil
Comparison of the amino acid sequence of the HA protein of A/Sao Paulo/1454/H1N1 with those of other isolates of the current pandemic strain reveals no …
http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/cidrap/content/influenza/swineflu/news/jun1709flustrain.html
June 18, 2009
CIDRAP


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Targeting children may be an effective use of limited supplies of …
Although a simplification of the complex reality of pandemic flu transmission, the researchers believe their model provides a robust argument for …
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20090617/Targeting-children-may-be-an-effective-use-of-limited-supplies-of-flu-vaccine.aspx
June 18, 2009
News-Medical.net

【新型インフル】「秋以降さらに広がる可能性も」
「世界保健機関(who)は12日、新型インフルエンザ警報段階を’大流行(パンデミック)’を意味する6段階に高めた。この日を基準に世界およそ70カ国・3万5000人が新型インフルエンザ陽性反応を見せたと集計されている。全体的に見ると(拡散ペースなどが)過去に比べて落ち …
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[New] INFURU "could widen further after the fall"
"World Health Organization (who) is 12, the alarm stage of avian flu ‘epidemic (pandemic)’ means a six-step raise. World about 70 countries based on 35,000 person-positive avian flu have been calculated and react. on the whole (and the proliferation rate) compared to the last drop …
http://japanese.joins.com/article/article.php?aid=116787&servcode=400&sectcode=410
June 18, 2009
中央日報

Unhygienic abattoirs and public health
bird flu or avian influenza has remained a health concern all over the world for several years. Both swine flu and bird flu have continued to kill human …
http://www.triumphnewspapers.com/unha1862009.html
June 18, 2009
Triumph

Ellison, 31 other House Dems vote ‘no’ on war funding
In addition to the IMF money, the legislation also includes $79.9 billion for military funding, $7.7 billion for flu pandemic preparations and $1 billion …
http://www.minnpost.com/cynthiadizikes/2009/06/17/9605/ellison_31_other_house_dems_vote_%E2%80%98no%E2%80%99_on_war_funding
June 18, 2009
MinnPost.com

Sanofi-Aventis to give pandemic flu vaccine to WHO
By LINDA A. JOHNSON , 06.17.09, 07:02 PM EDT TRENTON, New Jersey — French drugmaker Sanofi-Aventis plans to donate millions of doses of swine flu vaccine …
http://www.forbes.com/feeds/ap/2009/06/17/ap6557628.html
June 18, 2009
Forbes

Chief medical officer sends mixed signals
The World Health Organization has declared the H1N1 (swine flu) a pandemic and moved to Phase 6 (its highest) of its global influenza preparedness plan. …
http://nnsl.com/northern-news-services/stories/papers/jun17_09flu.html
June 18, 2009
Northern News Services (subscription)

Flu checks worry
Swine flu has been declared a pandemic. On entering Bahrain recently, we were asked to complete a Health Ministry form in which we had to declare if we felt …
http://www.gulf-daily-news.com/NewsDetails.aspx?storyid=253457
June 18, 2009
Gulf Daily News

54 new H1N1 cases in HK
The World Health Organisation has raised its global alert to a maximum six, saying swine flu has reached pandemic status because of its geographical spread, …
http://www.straitstimes.com/Breaking%2BNews/Asia/Story/STIStory_391954.html
June 18, 2009
Straits Times

NHS flu czar warns PCTs over pandemic plans
… flu resilience Ian Dalton called PCTs to a private meeting about their swine flu plans, hours before the World Health Organisation declared a pandemic. …
http://www.hsj.co.uk/news/primary-care/nhs-flu-czar-warns-pcts-over-pandemic-plans/5002884.article
June 18, 2009
Health Service Journal

H1N1 flu in Ottawa Elementary
The World Heath Organization recently raised their warning level declaring a pandemic for the first time in more than 40 years. Health department staff are …
June 18, 2009
MyWebTimes.com

Swine flu update: 19 new cases of H1N1 flu virus in BC
On June 11, the World Health Organization (WHO) raised its alert level to phase 6 (the pandemic phase). The WHO considers the overall severity of the …
http://mywebtimes.com/ottnews/archives/ottawa/display.php?id=382409
June 18, 2009
Vancouver Sun

Swine Flu cases continue to climb in Ohio
The virus was declared a global pandemic last week by the World Health Organization. The last pandemic, in 1968, originated in China and killed 1 million …
http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/stories/2009/06/15/daily31.html
June 18, 2009
Bizjournals.com

First King County Resident Dies From Swine Flu
Last week, the WHO (World Health Organization) declared H1N1 as a pandemic, meaning that H1N1 has spread widely around the world. The declaration is based …
http://www.seattlemedium.com/News/article/article.asp?NewsID=97178&sID=4&ItemSource=L
June 18, 2009
Seattle Medium

tamiflu for pandemic tamiflu rulenza tamiflu sources in mexico
I’m curious what Steve Stone has to say about the Cubbies, so I’ll watch Ken Harrelson and Steve Stone’s telecast. I’ll listen to Pat and Ron on WGN radio. …
http://www.cubsnet.com/node/2595
June 18, 2009
CubsNet.com

Your questions on human swine flu answered
It was always a part of our pandemic plan that we would begin to use community surveillance systems to track the spread of human swine flu. …
http://www.cobarage.com.au/news/national/national/general/your-questions-on-human-swine-flu-answered/1538191.aspx
June 18, 2009
Cobar Age

Thermal scanners removed in new swine flu measures
”It is consistent with the message from the (World Health Organisation) when it lifted its pandemic alert to six, that countries will need to adjust their …
http://www.news.com.au/travel/story/0,28318,25653729-5014090,00.html
June 18, 2009
NEWS.com.au

Flu spread raises alarm
We were all thinking about bird flu, Karron said. We were looking to Asia for the development of the next pandemic strain, and here we have a swine flu …
http://www.baltimoresun.com/health/bal-te.md.flu28apr28,0,2069487.story
June 18, 2009
Baltimore Sun

Sanofi Donates 100 Million Doses of Swine Flu Vaccine
It can’t be only the rich countries having access to the vaccines, in case of a pandemic.” GlaxoSmithKline Plc also plans to donate 50 million doses to the …
http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601081&sid=aL9sA5kFVEpM
June 18, 2009
Bloomberg

Second Swine Flu Death Reported In NJ
Last week, the World Health Organization declared swine flu a pandemic, the first global flu epidemic in 41 years. As of Monday, the WHO declared that 76 …
http://wcbstv.com/topstories/swine.flu.death.2.1048846.html
June 18, 2009
WCBS-TV New York

Aust swings into new pandemic phase
Australia has switched into a new pandemic protect phase as the number of swine flu cases soars past 2000. The new phase will focus on directing antiviral …
http://www.skynews.com.au/health/article.aspx?id=343325
June 18, 2009
Sky News Australia

WHO asked to review flu battle plan
Thailand resorted heavily to oseltamivir when treating patients with suspected and confirmed bird flu but experienced an increase in cases developing a …
http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/local/18649/who-asked-to-review-flu-battle-plan
June 18, 2009
Bangkok Post

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pandemic stations …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 06/16/2009

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pandemic stations
By DAVID GOODWIN WORRIED Scots health chiefs are preparing for a swine flu DOOMSDAY amid fears the virus could mutate into a mass killer this winter. …
http://www.thesun.co.uk/scotsol/homepage/news/2485345/Pandemic-stations-over-flu-virus.html
June 17, 2009
The Sun


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Flu scare: Dirty habits to spark ‘wildfire’
SOLOMON Islanders’ limited health services and unhygienic local habits like spitting betel nut and sharing cigarettes could make a swine flu pandemic spread …
http://solomonstarnews.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=9746&change=71&changeown=78&Itemid=26
June 17, 2009
Solomon Star

House Approves $106B Bill to Fund Wars in Iraq, Afghanistan
Along with the car program and the IMF funding, the $106 billion also provides $7.7 billion to combat an outbreak of pandemic flu. But Congress stripped out …
http://voices.washingtonpost.com/capitol-briefing/2009/06/house_approves_106b_bill_to_fu.html?hpid=topnews
June 17, 2009
Washington Post

The flu pandemic is here – so will someone tell PCOs?
As the swine flu pandemic claims its first UK victim, are enough resources being put in place so GPs can cope with the rising workload? …
http://www.pulsetoday.co.uk/story.asp?sectioncode=20&storycode=4123008&c=2
June 17, 2009
Pulse

Analysis of the safety of using Tamiflu and Relenza in pregnant …
If treatment or prophylaxis is required for pregnant women during this pandemic, Tamiflu appears to be the drug of choice because there is more data on its …
http://www.examiner.com/x-7707-Tampa-Disease-Prevention-Examiner~y2009m6d16-Analysis-of-the-safety-of-using-Tamiflu-and-Relenza-in-pregnant-and-breastfeeding-women
June 17, 2009
Examiner.com

Many US agencies not ready for a flu pandemic – GAO
The world is experiencing a pandemic of a new flu virus called H1N1 swine flu. The World Health Organization classifies it as a moderate pandemic, …
http://www.reuters.com/article/marketsNews/idUSN1630840320090616
June 17, 2009
Reuters

Qatar identifies first H1N1 cases
“With these three cases, we are still far from the pre-pandemic stage which is between 10-100 cases (second stage). Only when the cases reach more than 100 …
http://www.gulf-times.com/site/topics/article.asp?cu_no=2&item_no=297672&version=1&template_id=57&parent_id=56
June 17, 2009
Gulf Times

House passes war-funding bill
Other provisions would provide $7.7 billion to fight pandemic flu and $534 million for special payments to troops who served under stop-loss orders …
http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/washingtondc/la-na-war-funding17-2009jun17,0,6335235.story
June 17, 2009
Los Angeles Times

US hunt for novel flu reveals persistence of seasonal strains
Jun 16, 2009 (CIDRAP News) – One byproduct of the pandemic of novel H1N1 influenza is increased evidence of the extent to which seasonal flu viruses stick …
http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/cidrap/content/influenza/swineflu/news/jun1609seasonal-jw.html
June 17, 2009
CIDRAP

晴隆加强夏季传染病预防
本报讯针对夏季流行性感冒、流行性脑脊髓膜炎、麻疹、水痘、腮腺炎、风疹、猩红等传染性疾病传播几率大大增加的情况,晴隆县多措并举预防传染病的发生和蔓延。 据了解,该县广泛开展夏季爱国卫生运动,积极采取措施,加强夏季传染病传染源、传播途径、易感人群三个基本环节的管理和保护;积极派出疾控中心工作人员配合乡镇医院加强夏季传染 …
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Qinglong summer to strengthen the prevention of infectious diseases
By the summer against influenza, epidemic cerebrospinal meningitis, measles, chicken pox, mumps, rubella, scarlet, such as the spread of infectious diseases greatly increase the probability, Qinglong County多措并举occurrence and prevention of infectious diseases spread. It is understood that the county’s extensive summer patriotic public health campaign, and actively take measures to strengthen the summer of infectious source of infection, route of transmission, susceptible three basic aspects of the management and protection; positive CDC sent with the township hospital staff to strengthen the summer transmission …
http://www.kzzj.cn/n8532c111.aspx
June 17, 2009
今日开县

US hunt for novel flu reveals persistence of seasonal strains
Jun 16, 2009 (CIDRAP News) – One byproduct of the pandemic of novel H1N1 influenza is increased evidence of the extent to which seasonal flu viruses stick …
http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/cidrap/content/influenza/swineflu/news/jun1609seasonal-jw.html
June 17, 2009
CIDRAP

晴隆加强夏季传染病预防
本报讯针对夏季流行性感冒、流行性脑脊髓膜炎、麻疹、水痘、腮腺炎、风疹、猩红等传染性疾病传播几率大大增加的情况,晴隆县多措并举预防传染病的发生和蔓延。 据了解,该县广泛开展夏季爱国卫生运动,积极采取措施,加强夏季传染病传染源、传播途径、易感人群三个基本环节的管理和保护;积极派出疾控中心工作人员配合乡镇医院加强夏季传染 …
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Qinglong summer to strengthen the prevention of infectious diseases
By the summer against influenza, epidemic cerebrospinal meningitis, measles, chicken pox, mumps, rubella, scarlet, such as the spread of infectious diseases greatly increase the probability, Qinglong County多措并举occurrence and prevention of infectious diseases spread. It is understood that the county’s extensive summer patriotic public health campaign, and actively take measures to strengthen the summer of infectious source of infection, route of transmission, susceptible three basic aspects of the management and protection; positive CDC sent with the township hospital staff to strengthen the summer transmission …
http://www.kzzj.cn/n8532c111.aspx
June 17, 2009
今日开县

Disaster relief: opportunity for the church
The NAMB disaster relief website also includes a section on pandemic Flu Preparedness, which is timely because the World Health Organization officially …
http://www.bpnews.net/BPnews.asp?ID=30694
June 17, 2009
BP News

House approves war supplemental
… the bill includes $5 billion in new borrowing for the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and $7.7 billion for flu pandemic preparations.
http://thehill.com/leading-the-news/house-approves-war-supplemental-2009-06-16.html
June 17, 2009
The Hill

Israel finds 21 more A/H1N1 flu cases
… Health Organization (WHO) raised the A/H1N1 alert to phase six, its highest level, formally declaring that it had developed into a global pandemic. …
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2009-06/17/content_11553357.htm
June 17, 2009
Xinhua

Swine flu reaches Kuwait
Asked whether the Kuwaiti government has already set aside a sufficient budget to deal with the H1N1 pandemic, Dr Rashid Al-Owayyesh noted, The Cabinet has …
http://www.kuwaittimes.net/read_news.php?newsid=ODY3ODAxNjc3
June 17, 2009
Kuwait Times

我國有望7月底生產出首批甲型h1n1流感疫苗
國家食品藥品監管局藥品注冊司生物制品處處長尹紅章表示,目前我國有11家季節性流感疫苗生產企業,其中1家企業具備大流行流感疫苗的生產資質。若甲型h1n1流感被確定為季節性流感,11家流感疫苗生產企業均可立即投入生產,並于7月底生產出首批疫苗,產量可達300萬劑,年產 …
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China is expected to produce by the end of July the first batch of influenza vaccine h1n1 influenza
State Food and Drug Authority for Registration of Pharmaceuticals for the Director of the Division of Biological Products Chapter Yin Hong said that at present there are 11 of our seasonal influenza vaccine manufacturers, which have a business pandemic influenza vaccine production quality. If the alpha-h1n1 influenza have been identified as seasonal influenza, 11 influenza vaccine manufacturers will be put into production immediately, and by the end of July to produce the first batch of vaccines, production of up to 3,000,000, an annual output of …
http://financenews.sina.com/sinacn/000-000-107-112/402/2009-06-16/14531119150.html
June 17, 2009
新浪網

Stoneham Schools follow-up on H1N1 case
“We recognize that the WHO [World Health Organization] has raised [the H1N1] status to the highest level, and have declared it a pandemic,” said Olson. …
http://www.wickedlocal.com/stoneham/news/education/x862906619/Stoneham-Schools-follow-up-on-H1N1-case
June 17, 2009
Stoneham Sun

Be prepared for swine flu
Group manager of emergency management, Wade Harrison, says with the Influenza A/H1N1 ‘swine flu’ virus now declared at pandemic levels globally, …
http://www.times.co.nz/cms/news/2009/06/be_prepared_for_swine_flu.php
June 17, 2009
Times Online – Auckland

Chinese president makes proposal for tackling global financial …
… the experience on epidemics preventions and control, and work together to develop and share vaccines, and cooperate in pandemic control and prevention.
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2009-06/17/content_11553352.htm
June 17, 2009
Xinhua

General Practitioner ready for Influenza
The Fiji College of General Practitioners are fully prepared if there is to be an outbreak of the human pandemic disease – Influenza A H1N1. …
http://www.radiofiji.com.fj/fullstory.php?id=20668
June 17, 2009
Fiji Broadcasting Corporation Ltd

AP Interview: Kids may get swine flu shots first
… against the new flu strain that the World Health Organization last week formally dubbed a pandemic, meaning it now is circulating the globe unchecked. …
http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5hbs-FO8lE3ZraaOV7CtTQuSuaVigD98S0U402
June 17, 2009
The Associated Press

House Opens Final Debate On War Spending Bill
The measure also contains funds for pandemic flu preparation, aid to Pakistan and rebates for US consumers who trade in old, gas-guzzling vehicles. …
http://mystateline.com/content/fulltext/?cid=75691
June 17, 2009
MyStateline.com

Anger mounts over schools being closed
This is part of a broader government campaign to calm public fears that the flu pandemic was deadly, Deputy Public Health Minister Manit Nopamornbodee said. …http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/local/18587/anger-mounts-over-schools-being-closed
June 17, 2009
Bangkok Post

Air NZ Says May Passengers Down 9.9% On Year
The Auckland-headquartered company said it is monitoring the spread of the swine-flu pandemic, working with the New Zealand Ministry of Health to manage the …
http://online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20090616-715296.html
June 17, 2009
Wall Street Journal

Four more in flu glare
… had tested positive for the H1N1 virus yesterday, sending health officials scrambling to prevent India’s first cluster of the pandemic influenza. …
http://www.telegraphindia.com/1090617/jsp/frontpage/story_11122518.jsp
June 17, 2009
Calcutta Telegraph

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I’m curious what Steve Stone has to say about the Cubbies, so I’ll watch Ken Harrelson and Steve Stone’s telecast. I’ll listen to Pat and Ron on WGN radio. …
http://www.cubsnet.com/node/2550
June 17, 2009
CubsNet.com

Instituto de SP detecta mutação de vírus da gripe H1N1
Na semana passada, a OMS declarou a primeira pandemia de gripe desde 1968, ao aumentar o nível de alerta para a fase 6, o que implica que a doença está se …
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Office of SP detects mutation of influenza virus H1N1
Last week, the WHO said the first influenza pandemic since 1968, to increase the level of alert to stage 6, which implies that the disease is …
http://g1.globo.com/Noticias/Mundo/0,,MUL1196704-5602,00-INSTITUTO+DE+SP+DETECTA+MUTACAO+DE+VIRUS+DA+GRIPE+HN.html
June 17, 2009
G1.com.br

Vacina contra Gripe A estará disponível em Julho
A Baxter International anunciou hoje que vai começar a produzir em grande escala uma vacina contra o vírus H1N1, responsável pela pandemia de gripe suína. …
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The flu vaccine will be available in July
Baxter International announced today that it will start producing a large-scale vaccine against H1N1 virus, responsible for swine influenza pandemic. …
http://economico.sapo.pt/noticias/vacina-contra-gripe-a-estara-disponivel-em-julho_12930.html
June 17, 2009
Económico

Вирусологи готовятся к новым жертвам гриппа
Пандемия гриппа A(H1N1) унесет немало жизней в первую очередь в бедных странах, считают во Всемирной организации здравоохранения. Тем временем в США готовы приступить к производству вакцины. Основными жертвами вируса гриппа A(H1N1) в первую очередь станут жители бедных стран, …
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Virology preparing for a new flu victims
Pandemic influenza A (H1N1) claim many lives primarily in poor countries, believe the World Health Organization. Meanwhile in the United States are ready to begin producing vaccine. The main victims of influenza virus A (H1N1) in the first place will be the residents of poor countries, …
http://www.dw-world.de/dw/article/0,,4336086,00.html
June 17, 2009
DW-WORLD.DE – Deutsche Welle на русском языке

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DEVICE ‘KILLS FLU’ …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 06/15/2009

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DEVICE ‘KILLS FLU’
By Katherine Fenech A MACHINE that could wipe out swine and bird flu has been developed by UK scientists, it was revealed yesterday. …
http://www.express.co.uk/posts/view/107818/Device-kills-flu-
June 16, 2009
UK Express


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UN chief says flu must not cause travel bans
According to Reuters UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said on Thursday that Reactions to the World Health Organization’s declaration of a flu pandemic must …
http://www.etravelblackboard.com/showarticle.asp?id=93505&nav=130
June 16, 2009
e-Travel Blackboard (press release)

GPs may refuse to work amid flu pandemic
Union leaders warn some GPs may refuse to work if swine flu pandemic spreads through UK. Click on available sources in right hand menu to see the original …
http://www.hc2d.co.uk/content.php?contentId=11759
June 16, 2009
Healthcare Today

Health must not be a casualty of economics
By Ban Ki-moon & Margaret Chan THE World Health Organisation has now officially declared the H1N1 flu virus to be a global pandemic. …
http://news.scotsman.com/opinion/Health-must-not-be-a.5367688.jp
June 16, 2009
Scotsman

Your tap has more germs than your toilet handle
The Hygiene Council said the findings were alarming, particularly as the swine flu pandemic is being spread by sneezes and a failure to wash hands and …
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1193275/Your-tap-germs-toilet-handle.html
June 16, 2009
Daily Mail

Frontrunners Emerge In Swine Flu Vaccine Race
Just days after the World Health Organization declared a swine flu pandemic, Fierce Biotech reports that two pharmaceutical companies are already racing to …
http://www.onemedplace.com/blog/archives/2339
June 16, 2009
OneMedPlace

患者和家属进医院都要测体温
按照卫生部最新的甲型H1N1流感诊疗标准,医院已对相关人员培训。 为提高测量体温的速度和准确度,不少医院在门诊通道设立了红外线测温仪进行一级预检。记者从市立医院、海慈医院和三医了解到,凡是测量后体温超过37.5℃的病人会直接被转到发热门诊预检。为了防止遗漏,医院还在急诊科设立了二级预检分诊,一旦发现有流行病学史的发热病人将 …
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Hospital patients and their families have to measure the body temperature
Ministry of Health in accordance with the latest standards for influenza H1N1 flu clinics, the hospital has the relevant training of personnel. In order to enhance the speed and temperature measurement accuracy, and many hospitals set up in the out-patient access to a pre-infra-red thermometer. This reporter learned from the City Hospital, sea-Ci Hospital and three doctors that any measurement of temperature above 37.5 ℃ after the patient was transferred directly pre-fever patient. In order to prevent the omission, the hospital emergency department has also set up two sub patient pre-screening if it is found that the epidemiological history of fever patients will be …
http://news.qingdaonews.com/content/2009-06/16/content_8066701.htm
June 16, 2009
青岛新闻网

Medical College Researchers First to Publish Epidemiologic …
In response to the federal government’s high priority for accelerated research to combat bird flu and bioterrorism, the Medical College and Dr. Henrickson …
http://www.healthnewsdigest.com/news/Disease_420/Medical_College_Researchers_First_to_Publish_Epidemiologic_Description_of_the_Country_s_Largest_Swine_Origin_influenza_H1N1_Outbreak_in_Milwaukee.shtml
June 16, 2009
HealthNewsDigest.com

Far too many potential swine flu cases to test
The pandemic has also escalated overseas, with UK officials announcing the first swine flu death outside the Americas after an infected patient died in a …
http://www.news.com.au/story/0,27574,25643335-1243,00.html
June 16, 2009
NEWS.com.au

British flu fatality is first outside Americas
Three days after the World Health Organization declared a global pandemic, the government in Scotland said an infected patient who also had “underlying …
http://www.tehrantimes.com/index_View.asp?code=196868
June 16, 2009
Tehran Times

Group helps Gulfport recover from ’08 flood
On Thursday the World Health Organization declared the swine flu, also known as H1N1, as the first pandemic flu in more than 40 years. …
http://www.galesburg.com/news/x2122537331/Group-helps-Gulfport-recover-from-08-flood
June 16, 2009
Galesburg Register-Mail

7 more students test positive, Centre sends team to Jalandhar
The Government on Monday asked people, particularly students, to defer foreign visits till the swine flu pandemic was controlled globally. …
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/7-more-students-test-positive–Centre-sends-team-to-Jalandhar/477162
June 16, 2009
Indian Express

Heard on the Street- Bilpower to charge up transformer business
The formal UN declaration giving Swine flu a pandemic status has done a world of good for Cipla. The Indian generic drug maker is one of the few …
http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/ViewsRecommendations/Heard-on-the-Street–Bilpower-to-charge-up-transformer-business/articleshow/4659990.cms
June 16, 2009
Economic Times

NAN Asks Government to Step Up in Arrival of H1N1
That is compelling evidence that the situation is an emerging pandemic, said Deputy Grand Chief Fiddler. Health Canada said existing staff could be …
http://www.wawataynews.ca/archive/all/2009/6/15/NAN-Asks-Government-to-Step-Up-in-Arrival-of-H1N1_17303
June 16, 2009
Wawatay News

Swiss drugmaker Novartis says produces first batch of swine flu …
Cell-based technology is not going to help us increase our pandemic vaccine supply for a while, he said. Novartis said more than 30 governments have …
http://www.princegeorgecitizen.com/20090612196711/wire/world-news/swiss-firm-novartis-says-it-has-produced-first-batch-of-h1n1-vaccine.html
June 16, 2009
Prince George Citizen

Croatia confirms, then denies 1st case of swine flu
WHO says 35928 people in 76 countries have been infected with swine flu, and 163 have died. Last week, WHO declared a swine flu pandemic – a global …
http://www.google.com/hostednews/canadianpress/article/ALeqM5gc12WqebDOCEjEpAJqr_g8NSZo_w
June 16, 2009
The Canadian Press

AccessRx.com Provides Same-Day Shipping for Tamiflu
“Although the severity of the pandemic in terms of severe or fatal infections is low-to-moderate,” said Rich Bernstein, marketing director for AccessRx.com, …
http://www.transworldnews.com/NewsStory.aspx?id=94122&cat=10
June 16, 2009
TransWorldNews (press release)

4th swine flu death in Quebec
Authorities reported 94 new cases in the province yesterday, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to 967. Of that number, 134 individuals have …
http://www.montrealgazette.com/swine+death+Quebec/1698774/story.html
June 16, 2009
The Gazette (Montreal)

內地新增甲型H1N1流感確診病例41例 共226例
據悉,山東省衛生廳已組織省級專家組前往青島市進行會診,指導臨床救治、流行病學調查和疾病防控工作。當地疾控機構立即開展流行病學調查,隔離治療病例,對病人到過的場所進行消毒,追蹤登記密切接觸者,對已追蹤到的1名密切接觸者實施了醫學觀察,其他可能的密切接觸者 …
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Mainland Added alpha H1N1 influenza A total of 41 cases of confirmed cases of 226 cases of
It is reported that Shandong Province, the provincial Health Department has organized a group of experts to carry out consultation in Qingdao, guiding clinical treatment, epidemiological investigation and disease prevention and control work. The local epidemiology of disease control agencies to carry out immediate investigation, isolation and treatment of cases, the patients have been to carry out disinfection of the premises, tracing close contacts of the registration, have been traced to close contact with one of those who carried out medical observation and close contact with other possible From …
http://big5.ce.cn/xwzx/gnsz/gdxw/200906/15/t20090615_19322425.shtml
June 16, 2009
中國經濟網

Poor countries ‘vulnerable to swine flu’
The WHO has warned that the swine flu pandemic could cripple health services in poor countries. World Health Organisation (WHO) chief Margaret Chan has …
http://news.ninemsn.com.au/health/825873/poor-countries-vulnerable-to-swine-fluJune 16, 2009
Ninemsn

流感大流行:医药企业道义优先还是利润优先?
“达菲”是对抗甲型H1N1流感的有效药物,疫情暴发后,达菲重新回到了人们的视线中,在2001年SARS和2004年禽流感流行后,达菲已经成为罗氏旗下最为出名的药品。 INSEAD营运管理学教授卢克·沃森霍夫表示:“罗氏正处于很特殊的处境中。全球对达菲药物的需求,使罗氏这个拥有全球’达菲’专利的公司陷入了一个很艰难的处境。”沃森霍夫和INSEAD的客座 …
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Influenza pandemic: the moral priorities of Chinese
medicine or the profits of enterprises of priority?
"Tamiflu" is against the H1N1 Type A influenza effective drugs, after the outbreak, Duffy returned to the people’s attention, in 2001, SARS and bird flu epidemic in 2004, after Roche’s Tamiflu has become the most well-known Drugs. INSEAD Professor of Operations Management卢克沃Wassenhove said: "Roche is in a very special situation. Global demand for the drug Tamiflu to Roche the world’s’ Tamiflu ‘patent of the company into a very difficult situation. "Wassenhove INSEAD and Visiting …
http://money.163.com/09/0616/02/5BT7G08L00253B0H.html
June 16, 2009
网易

天士力 流感疫苗审批有望提速
公司旗下金纳生物技术有限公司拥有亚单位流感疫苗技术,由于H1N1流感在全球大规模流行,兴业证券认为在此情况下金纳的亚单位流感疫苗的审批有望提速。由于亚单位流感疫苗技术含量较高,定价可能有一定的溢价,因此获批进入销售后可能会为公司产生一部分实际的业绩。 兴业证券预计公司2009年~2011年的EPS分别为0.66元、0.81元、1.10元,给予 …
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Tasly days influenza vaccine is expected to speed the approval
Ginaton Inc. Biotechnology Co., Ltd. has a subunit influenza vaccine technology, as a result of H1N1 influenza pandemic in the world, SG Securities in such circumstances that Ginaton subunit of the influenza vaccine is expected to speed the approval. Subunit influenza vaccine as a result of high technological contents, pricing and there may be a premium, it may be granted to enter the sales for the company as part of the actual performance. Societe Generale Securities Corporation in 2009 is expected in 2011 ~ the EPS were 0.66 yuan, 0.81 yuan, 1.10 yuan, to give …
http://gold.hexun.com/2009-06-16/118660868.html
June 16, 2009
和讯网

Paraguai: Resposta do governo para chegada do vírus H1N1
A gripe suína foi declarada como uma pandemia global no dia 11 de junho de 2009. Esta é a primeira vez, em 41 anos, que a Organização Mundial de Saúde …
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Paraguay: Government Response to the arrival of the H1N1 virus
The swine flu was declared as a global pandemic on June 11, 2009. This is the first time in 41 years that the World Health Organization …
http://pt.globalvoicesonline.org/2009/06/15/paraguai-resposta-do-governo-para-chegada-do-virus-h1n1/
June 16, 2009
Global Voices Online

Nacional sofre com gripados antes de jogo contra Palmeiras
Após exames, a conclusão foi a de gripe comum, afastando-se a hipótese de infecção com a gripe suína, que foi declarada pandemia pela Organização Mundial de …
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National has the flu before the game against Palmeiras
After examination, the conclusion was the common flu, ruling out the possibility of infection with swine influenza, the pandemic has been declared the World …
http://www.trivela.com/Noticias.aspx?view=FqdC1nihoDQ=&id=27958
June 16, 2009
Trivela

Mizoram bans import of pigs from Myanmar
bird flu virtually ruined our business. But now our business has looked up, said a chicken seller called. State animal husbandry and veterinary department …
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/Guwahati/Mizoram-bans-import-of-pigs-from-Myanmar/articleshow/4659790.cms
June 16, 2009
Times of India

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WHO may redefine pandemic alert phases …

Posted by pandemicinformation on 05/26/2009

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WHO may redefine pandemic alert phases
May 26, 2009 (CIDRAP News) – In response to concerns from various governments about the possible effects of declaring a full-scale influenza pandemic, …
http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/cidrap/content/influenza/swineflu/news/may2609phases-jw.html
May 27, 2009
CIDRAP


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WHO mulls pandemic threshold as swine flu cases near 13000
The WHO wants scientists to help clear up the criteria needed for declaring a pandemic as swine flu cases worldwide soared to nearly 13000 Tuesday, …
http://news.my.msn.com/article.aspx?cp-documentid=3339817
May 27, 2009
MSN Malaysia News

HRH Calls For Joint Efforts To Cope With Global Challenges
… also launching the Stockpile Phase of Asem Initiative for the Containment of pandemic Influenza co-sponsored by the Asia-Europe Foundation and Japan. …
http://www.brudirect.com/DailyInfo/News/Archive/May09/27/nite04.htm
May 27, 2009
Bru Direct

Qld Health’s swine flu handling ‘sloppy’
This is an issue of a pandemic – this is a killer, he said. Make no mistake about this – Queensland Health has a clear obligation to inform us of what is …
http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2009/05/27/2581883.htm?section=justin
May 27, 2009
ABC Online

Swine flu ‘super infection’
… would develop into a full-blown pandemic, with a large proportion of otherwise healthy young adults contracting the infection and dying as a result. …
http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/qld-news/swine-flu-super-infection-20090527-bmph.html
May 27, 2009
Brisbane Times

Mexican Secretary of State visits Laredo
Espinoza spoke at a luncheon about Mexico’s economic situation and how it has taken a toll after the recent pandemic of the swine flu.
http://www.pro8news.com/news/local/46130772.html
May 27, 2009
KGNS

Third case of swine flu confirmed in east of State
There have also been over 90 deaths from the virus in Mexico, Canada and the United States. The World Health Organisation pandemic alert remained at phase 5 …
http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/ireland/2009/0527/1224247503404.html
May 27, 2009
Irish Times

廣東江門報告一例甲型H1N1流感疑似病例
… 人民醫院就診。25日江門市疾控中心檢測甲型H1N1流感核酸陽性。26日省疾控中心和廣州市疾控中心復核結果陽性。26日晚上,廣東省衛生廳組織專家組進行會診,按照甲型H1N1流感診療方案,根據患者的臨床表現、流行病學資料和實驗室檢測結果,診斷為甲型H1N1流感疑似病例。 …
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Guangdong Jiangmen report a case of suspected cases of influenza H1N1 influenza
… People’s Hospital for treatment. Jiangmen City, on the 25th CDC influenza nucleic acid testing positive for influenza A H1N1. Province on the 26th Guangzhou CDC and the CDC to review the results positive. On the 26th evening, the Office of the Guangdong Provincial Health Organization expert group for consultation, in accordance with the Type A H1N1 influenza treatment program, according to the clinical manifestations of patients, epidemiological data and laboratory test results, diagnosis of suspected cases of influenza type H1N1. …
http://www.lnd.com.cn/htm/2009-05/27/content_696422.htm
May 27, 2009
國際在綫

More research needed to develop successful swine flu vaccine: WHO
The WHO also said it would consult influenza experts before formally changing its criteria on when to declare a pandemic. The UN health agency has faced …
http://www.cbc.ca/health/story/2009/05/26/swine-flu-vaccine.html
May 27, 2009
CBC.ca

购买多少保险才能保障你无忧?
甲型H1N1流感已经蔓延至22个国家和地区,在流行性疾病肆虐的威胁下,不少投资者开始重新审视自己的投资保障,“我希望为家庭配置足够的保障后再考虑投资”、“健康保障到底多少才足够?”,我们近期收到了不少读者关注健康保障的资产配置困惑。在本期的投资圆桌,我们将邀请保险公司的理财顾问为读者解答关于“保障多少才算够”的困惑。 …
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Coverage of the insurance policy can protect you worry?
Type A influenza H1N1 has spread to 22 countries and regions, the threat of epidemic diseases, many investors started to re-examine their own investment protection, "I hope for the adequate protection of the family and then consider investing in," " How much health insurance would be sufficient in the end? "We have recently received a lot of readers concerned about the health protection of the asset allocation confusion. Investment in the current round-table, we will be invited to the insurance company’s financial advisor for the reader to answer on "how much is enough to protect" the confusion. …
http://www.wabei.com/news/200905/218620.html
May 27, 2009
挖贝网

Companies receive HHS orders for novel flu vaccine
… Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) established with the companies in 2004 as part of the nation’s pandemic influenza strategy. …
http://www.cidrap.umn.edu/cidrap/content/influenza/swineflu/news/may2609vaccine-jw.html
May 27, 2009
CIDRAP

Swine flu ‘spreading fast’ in Australia
The pandemic alert would not be raised from contain to sustain until the virus was so widespread that such measures as screening incoming sea and air …
http://www.stuff.co.nz/world/australia/2447635/Swine-flu-spreading-fast-in-Australia
May 27, 2009
Stuff.co.nz

Qatar gets swine flu testing kits
Dr al-Thani was speaking on the sidelines of a pandemic Crisis Management workshop organised by the College of the North Atlantic-Qatar yesterday. …
http://www.gulf-times.com/site/topics/article.asp?cu_no=2&item_no=293351&version=1&template_id=57&parent_id=56
May 27, 2009
Gulf Times

Moo-ve over BSE This is one pig of a disease
In a unique foray into public health, KTAB News has created a brochure about the imminent pandemic threat of swine flu for you to download, print out and …
http://news.ktab.co.uk/200905/swineflu/
May 27, 2009
KTAB News (satire)

Feds get ball rolling on swine flu vaccine
… work and are safe —- and to place initial orders with manufacturers for two vaccine ingredients for what HHS is calling a pre-pandemic stockpile. …
http://www.ajc.com/services/content/2009/05/23/nation0523.html
May 27, 2009
Atlanta Journal Constitution

Fighting Swine Flu with Simulations and Infrared Tech
Another technology finding use amid the Swine flu pandemic is infrared imaging. One company, Mississauga, Ont.-based Fluke Corp. develops portable infrared …
http://www.cio.com/article/493434/Fighting_Swine_Flu_with_Simulations_and_Infrared_Tech
May 27, 2009
CIO

Two Egyptian children have H5N1 bird flu: agency
… virus rarely infects people, but experts say they fear it could mutate into a form that humans could easily pass to one another, sparking a pandemic. …
http://www.reuters.com/article/GCA-SwineFlu/idUSTRE54P63I20090526
May 27, 2009
Reuters

Current stocks of Tamiflu can cover 20% of population, official says
We first stockpiled this much Tamiflu two years ago, when we stocked over one million tablets in a bid to combat possible outbreak of a bird flu virus …
http://www.gulfnews.com/nation/Health/10317264.html
May 27, 2009
GulfNews

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