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BEIJING (REUTERS) - China reported one more death from a new strain of bird flu on Thursday, bringing the death toll to 32, with the number of infections staying at 129, the official Xinhua news agency said.
LONDON (REUTERS) - A new strain of bird flu that is causing a deadly outbreak among people in China is a threat to world health and should be taken seriously, scientists said on Wednesday.
BEIJING (AFP) - The deadly H7N9 bird flu strain claimed a new victim on Monday when a hospital patient died in China, state media reported, bringing the death toll from the recently identified virus to 24.
BEIJING (AP) - Chinese health officials say the 4-year-old son of a man infected with a new strain of bird flu has also caught the virus.
WASHINGTON (AFP) - There is no evidence that the deadly H7N9 bird flu has yet spread between humans in China but health authorities must be ready for the virus to mutate at any time, a top US virologist has warned.
BEIJING (REUTERS) - China on Saturday reported its first case of H7N9 bird flu in the southern province of Hunan, the latest sign that the virus which has killed 23 people in the country is continuing to spread.
SHANGHAI (AFP) - China's deadly outbreak of H7N9 bird flu has spread to a province in the country's south, the government said on Friday, marking the second announcement in two days of a case in a new location.
PUTRAJAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK - Malaysia has imposed a temporary freeze on all imports of chicken products from China following the outbreak of a new strain of avian flu there that has killed 22.
TAIPEI (AFP) - Asian countries on Thursday urged renewed vigilance against a spread of H7N9 bird flu after Taiwan reported a case of the deadly strain, the world's first outside mainland China.
PARIS (AFP) - Chinese researchers reporting in The Lancet on Thursday confirmed poultry as a source of H7N9 flu among humans but said they found no evidence of person-to-person transmission.
TAIPEI (AP) - Taiwan heightened surveillance of travellers from China on Thursday after authorities confirmed the island's first case of a new deadly strain of bird flu.