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TEHRAN, oct 11_While this year's vaccine is thought to be well-matched to strains expected to circulate, experts caution that in flu enza can be unpredictable -- especially after last year's two-wave season.
News ID: 43910    Publish Date : 2019/10/11


TEHRAN, Jun 3 - Scientists in Britain have used gene-editing techniques to stop bird flu spreading in chicken cells grown in a lab - a key step towards making genetically-altered chickens that could halt a human flu pandemic.
News ID: 40308    Publish Date : 2019/06/03


TEHRAN, Mar 02 - H3N2 viruses have accounted for a growing number of flu viruses detected across the country, and have become predominant in recent weeks in the South, Southeast and Midwest, the agency said.
News ID: 36130    Publish Date : 2019/03/02


TEHRAN, Jan 14- Of the confirmed cases, roughly half have sought medical treatment, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
News ID: 34067    Publish Date : 2019/01/14


TEHRAN, Jan 13 -Restocking vaccine supplies where they are actually being used would have a population-wide benefit by increasing the total number of vaccinated people. They would then be less likely to get sick and to infect others, reducing the overall flu wave, explained Keskinocak, a professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology School of Industrial and Systems Engineering.
News ID: 34023    Publish Date : 2019/01/13


TEHRAN, Jan 12 - Iran’s Foreign Ministry urged the citizens to avoid traveling to Georgia where a swine flu has broken out.
News ID: 33985    Publish Date : 2019/01/12


TEHRAN, December 16 -Flu season is getting off to a slow but steady start, a U.S. health official said Friday.
News ID: 32898    Publish Date : 2018/12/16


TEHRAN, December 01 - Only about 60 percent of seniors in the U.S. have gotten a flu shot this season, a survey says.
News ID: 32250    Publish Date : 2018/12/01


TEHRAN, April 19 - One hundred years ago, an outbreak of in flu enza spread rapidly across the world, and killed more than 50 million—and possibly as many as 100 million—people within 15 months. The speed of the pandemic was shocking; the numbers of dead bodies overwhelmed hospitals and cemeteries.
News ID: 21899    Publish Date : 2018/04/19


TEHRAN, March 16 - A senior official at Iran’s Ministry of Agriculture said no new cases of the highly pathogenic bird flu virus has been reported and the country has been declared free of the disease.
News ID: 20673    Publish Date : 2018/03/16


TEHRAN, February 7 - Hong Kong authorities, grappling with a seasonal flu outbreak, have decided to shut all kindergartens and primary schools from Thursday, days ahead of scheduled Lunar New Year holidays, to rein in spread of the disease.
News ID: 18987    Publish Date : 2018/02/07


Iran has managed to control avian flu in seven provinces, said Head of Veterinary Organization (IVO) Mehdi Khalaj.
News ID: 7422    Publish Date : 2017/01/26


Over 20,000 chickens have been exterminated in Taiwan amid a bird flu outbreak, the Bureau of Animal and Plant Inspection and Quarantine (BAPHIQ) has announced.
News ID: 7076    Publish Date : 2017/01/05


The second case of bird flu (H7N9 virus strain) infection in a month has been registered in Hong Kong, local health authorities report.
News ID: 6935    Publish Date : 2016/12/30


Tehran, YJC. -- A Chinese poultry worker was confirmed as having contracted the deadly H7N9 bird flu virus, health officials said, the first case in the southern Guangdong province.
News ID: 1846    Publish Date : 2013/08/11