TITLE

Bird flu bedeviling China undetected in Russia yet - official

AUTHOR(S)
Interfax
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Russia & FSU General News;5/15/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
MOSCOW. May 15 (Interfax) - There have been no recorded instances of H7N9 influenza, a strain of bird flu that has claimed more than 30 human lives in China, being brought to Russia from the neighboring Asian country by wild birds, Russia's sanitary chief, Gennady Onishchenko, said on Wednesday.
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87611548

 

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