#AvianFlu

by Ashish Kalra BS(UT Austin), Masters(Cornell), MBA(University of Chicago) The Current Pandemic has been devastating; killing over 4million Humans and spreading to over 240 Countries. There ...

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Alappuzha: Animal Husbandry Department cull ducks en masse following detection of Avian Influenza (H5N8) at four places on January 5. (Photo credit: File/PTI)

  • Avian influenza viruses are classified by two groups of proteins: hemagglutinin or neuraminidase
  • China, on June 1, reported the world's first human infection of the H10N3 bird flu strain
  • The last human epidemic of bird flu in China happened in late 2016 to 2017