Wednesday, 29 May 2013

H7N9 in Beijing.

Busy night. According to crofsblogs and Avian Flu Diary, Beijing has reported a new case of H7N9 in a 6M, confirmed 28.05.13. This makes 133 cases and 37 deaths-3 in Beijing when including an asymptomatic lab confirmation.
This case comes after Beijing rolled H7N9 into its normal influenza virus laboratory testing system and one of China's leading respiratory virus researchers noted the need to remain vigilant about H7N9.