Scientists plan controversial lab-made bird flu

Scientists who sparked an outcry by creating easier-to-spread versions of the bird flu for research purposes want to try such experiments again using a worrisome new strain…

H7N9 bird flu may mutate to a new virus strain

A research team at the University of Hong Kong said the H7N9 bird flu virus may mutate with the swine flu and form a new strain..

WHO: New flu passes more easily from bird to human

A new strain of bird flu that emerged in China over the past month is one of the “most lethal” flu viruses so far…

A new “unknown” bird flu case in China

A new case of bird flu in China’s capital, a 4-year-old boy who displayed no symptoms…

H7N9 medication approved for production

China’s independently-developed Peramivir injection, the drug for treating flu patients, was licensed for production Saturday…

Another person dies from H7N9 bird flu in China

The price of eggs has been sliding in Shanghai over the past few days, influenced by incidents of the new strain of bird flu found in China…

Shanghai boy recovers from H7N9 bird flu virus

A four-year-old boy regained health and recovered from the H7N9 bird flu virus in Shanghai…

Gearing up to fight H7N9

Public health officials in the Bay Area are gearing up for the H7N9 possible outbreak…

China mass bird killing, 6 death reported

China announced a sixth death from a new bird flu strain Friday, while authorities in Shanghai halted the sale of live fowl and slaughtered…

New bird flu strain causes fifth death in China

A middle-aged man who transported poultry for a living and another unidentified person have died from a new strain of bird flu…

2 dead in China from H7N9 bird flu

Nothing abnormal has been detected on the close contacts of a 35-year-old female who has been infected with H7N9 bird flu…