Swine Flu And Monkeypox
- Can Your Dog Make You Sick? WARGO, MEREDITH // Dog World;Jul2010, Vol. 95 Issue 7, p34
The article presents information on zoonotic diseases, diseases that are transmitted from animals to humans. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the diseases are transmitted by parasites, bacteria, viruses and fungi. It references a study which identified the three different...
- Implications of the Emergence of a Novel H1 Influenza Virus. Belshe, Robert B. // New England Journal of Medicine;6/18/2009, Vol. 360 Issue 25, p2667
The author explores his views on two reports on transmission of H1N1 influenza virus in humans published in the June 18, 2009 issue of the "New England Journal of Medicine." V. Shinde et al focuses on triple reassortants of viruses from pigs, humans, and birds called triple-reassortant swine...
- H1N1 evolution in animals. // Irish Veterinary Journal;Dec2009, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p772
The article discusses that the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) advises the public not to be alarmed by the identified H1N1 infections in pigs and other susceptible animals, since human-animal transmission of the virus is probable. It states that these reports does not come as a...
- A Reassortant Virus of A Thai Swine Influenza Virus (SIV) and The Pandemic H1N1 of Pig Origin Did Not Induce Severe Disease in Experimental Ducks. Arunorat, Jirapat; Charoenvisal, Nataya; Thanawongnuwech, Roongroje; Keawcharoen, Juthatip; Sreta, Donruethai; Amonsin, Alongkorn // Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine;2014, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p335
Currently, the pandemic H1N1 (pH1N1) 2009 influenza A virus and its reassortant pandemic H1N1 influenza (rH1N1) viruses have been circulating in pigs population in many countries around the world including Thailand. Many organizations and researchers have raised some concerns about interspecies...
- OIE reassurance on H1N1 influenza in animals. // Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;11/14/2009, Vol. 165 Issue 20, p579
The article reports on the assurance given by the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) that there are no reasons for alarm concerning reports of finding H1N1 influenza virus in animals in Great Britain. It notes that disease surveillance systems and H1N1 virus in animals are working well...
- 6 SWINE FLU OUTBREAK SWEEPS THE GLOBE. Lenzer, Jeanne // Discover;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p26
The article discusses the swine flu pandemic. According to the author, the present form of swine flu, known as 2009 H1N1, is a mutated form of the 1918 Spanish flu which affected pigs and humans. Topics include characteristics of the 2009 virus that scientists fear are like that of the 1918...
- DISEASE DETECTIVES. Crane, Cody // Science World;10/5/2009, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p12
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- Swine flu hits Fresno County turkey farm. // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;1/8/2010, Issue 325125, p1
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- Wild Hogs. // Edgewood Enterprise (TX);5/7/2009, Vol. 102 Issue 18, p4
The article focuses on the involvement of domestic and wild swine in the spread of swine influenza.