Rui Xu,m etc.,al. Preferential Recognition of Avian-Like Receptors in Human Influenza A H7N9 Viruses. Science 6 December 2013. Abstract
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The 2013 outbreak of avian-origin H7N9 influenza in eastern China has raised concerns about its ability to transmit in the human population. The hemagglutinin glycoprotein of most human H7N9 viruses carries ...
Liu W, Yang K, Qi X, Xu K, Ji H, Ai J, Ge A, Wu Y,. Spatial and temporal analysis of human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in China, 2013. Euro Surveill. 2013;18(47):pii=20640.. Abstract
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Descriptive and geographic information system methods were used to depict the spatial and temporal characteristics of the outbreak of human infection with a novel avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in mainland ...
N Cao, Etc.,al. Avian influenza A (H5N1) virus antibodies in pigs and residents of swine farms, southern China. JCV. Abstract
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Since 1997, the H5 avian influenza viruses (AIVs) circulating in China have become an international concern. Clade 2.3.2 of H5N1 AIVs is genetically distinct from the viruses ...
WONG KK, Jain S, Blanton L, Dhara R, et al. Influenza-Associated Pediatric Deaths in the United States, 2004-2012. Pediatrics. 2013 Oct 28. Abstract
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BACKGROUND:Influenza-associated deaths in children occur annually. We describe the epidemiology of influenza-associated pediatric deaths from the 2004-2005 through the 2011-2012 influenza seasons.METHODS:Deaths ...
MEDINA J, Guillot V, Totain E, Rouleau M, et al. Vero/CHOK1, a novel mixture of cell lines that is optimal for the rescue of influenza A vaccine seeds. J Virol Methods. 2013 Oct 23. Abstract
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Seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccine manufacturing is challenged with a tight production schedule. Reverse genetics constitutes a rapid method for creating viruses. Vero and CHOK1 cells were found to ...