Bird Flu Shows Signs of Mutation


 
 

| Monday, March 10, 2008


JEMS.com Editor's Note: For more on H5N1, read the May 2007 JEMS article "Flu 101."

A Chinese expert on respiratory diseases says the H5N1 bird flu virus has shown signs of mutation and urged vigilance at a time when seasonal human influenza is at a peak, newspapers reported on Tuesday.

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