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Mechanism That Enables Avian Flu Viruses to Infect Humans Discovered - Technology Networks Wed, 18 Apr 2018 09:16:28 GMT

Technology Networks

Mechanism That Enables Avian Flu Viruses to Infect Humans Discovered
Technology Networks
A team of Swiss investigators has found a new mechanism that is critical to the ability of certain avian influenza A viruses to infect humans. The mechanism overcomes a defense that normally protects human cells from infection by avian influenza. The ...

Novartis bribery probe: Bank of Greece governor sues witnesses - The Local Switzerland Wed, 04 Apr 2018 13:14:17 GMT

The Local Switzerland

Novartis bribery probe: Bank of Greece governor sues witnesses
The Local Switzerland
The Swiss giant is suspected of having bribed decision-makers and doctors between 2006 and 2015 to secure inflated prices for its products even though cheaper alternatives were available. The kickbacks were usually hidden in overpriced company invoices ...
Bank of Greece governor sues witnesses in Novartis probeExpatica Switzerland

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Tourism: Western Cape blossoms while rest of SA suffers - SA PROMO Magazine Thu, 12 Apr 2018 05:37:30 GMT

SA PROMO Magazine

Tourism: Western Cape blossoms while rest of SA suffers
SA PROMO Magazine
TourismUpdate quotes Beverley Schäfer, MPP and Western Cape Spokesperson on Economic Opportunities, Tourism, and Agriculture, who said the increase in tourism to the province is proof of the real impact Project Khulisa is having on job creation and ...

Swiss pharma firm sued over bird flu trials on homeless people - The Local Switzerland Fri, 14 Jul 2017 15:02:09 GMT

The Local Switzerland

Swiss pharma firm sued over bird flu trials on homeless people
The Local Switzerland
... when Novartis hired a company in Poland to test a vaccine for bird flu following the Europe-wide outbreak of the H5N1 virus. The trials were carried out on homeless and poor people in the Polish city of Grudziadz, where they were paid around two ...

Flu season reaches a peak in Switzerland - swissinfo.ch Wed, 24 Jan 2018 15:28:30 GMT

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Flu season reaches a peak in Switzerland
swissinfo.ch
The winter flu epidemic in Switzerland seems to have passed its worst, according to latest figures from the Swiss Office for Public Health (FOPH). The number of sufferers nevertheless remains high. Figures released on Wednesday show the number of ...

Flu cases in Switzerland reach epidemic level - The Local Switzerland Thu, 28 Dec 2017 13:17:00 GMT

The Local Switzerland

Flu cases in Switzerland reach epidemic level
The Local Switzerland
The level at which winter influenza cases are considered an epidemic is 68 cases per 100,000 residents, the Health Office said. It said the group most affected was children aged up to four years with an estimated 234 cases per 100,000 inhabitants ...

New bird flu outbreaks reported in Germany and Switzerland - Reuters Sat, 12 Nov 2016 19:55:23 GMT

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New bird flu outbreaks reported in Germany and Switzerland
Reuters
VIENNA (Reuters) - Germany and Switzerland reported new outbreaks of a severe strain of bird flu on Saturday in the latest in a series of cases across Europe. The H5N8 virus has also been found in Austria, Hungary, Poland, the Netherlands, Denmark and ...
Bird flu outbreak fears after severe strain hits THOUSANDS of chickens in EuropeExpress.co.uk
New 'severe strain' of bird flu is spreading across Europe in latest H5N8 outbreakThe Sun
Bird flu spreads in Germany, sparking fears for holiday mealsDeutsche Welle

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Austria, Switzerland take measures to fight bird flu - Reuters Thu, 10 Nov 2016 17:01:39 GMT

The Local Switzerland

Austria, Switzerland take measures to fight bird flu
Reuters
In Switzerland, farms with more than 100 birds have to keep track of animals presenting particular symptoms, the Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office said in a statement. Although no infected birds have been found near other Swiss lakes and rivers ...
Swiss chickens at risk after bird flu hits Lake ConstanceThe Local Switzerland
Poultry caged as bird flu spreads through GermanyThe Local Germany
Severe strain of bird flu breaks out across Europe leaving farmers fearful of cullExpress.co.uk

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Germany reports 1st H5N6 bird flu case on farm - Xinhua Wed, 21 Mar 2018 15:30:32 GMT

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Germany reports 1st H5N6 bird flu case on farm
Xinhua
BERLIN, March 21 (Xinhua) -- The avian influenza virus H5N6 has been detected on a poultry farm on northern island of Germany for the first time, the Schleswig-Holstein state agriculture ministry said on Wednesday. The affected farm on the island of ...
Germany confirms H5N6 bird flu case on island farmswissinfo.ch

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Flu Scan for Sep 26, 2017 - CIDRAP Tue, 26 Sep 2017 21:51:08 GMT

Flu Scan for Sep 26, 2017
CIDRAP
In the latest avian flu developments, France reported a low-pathogenic H5N3 outbreak at a turkey farm and Switzerland detected highly pathogenic H5N8 in a pair of wild swans, according to new notifications from the World Organization for Animal Health ...

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