Tuesday, January 31, 2006

Avian 'flu pointers

Colin Purrington at Swarthmore

War Zones... anyone remember how the Spanish 'flu got its kick start in 1918?

If you were paranoid, the Iraq cluster is indicative of possible human-to-human transmission with 7-10 day incubation period and the index case being the 14 year old girl who died first.

I know it is hard to keep track given the circumstances but: "So far there have been no confirmed cases among poultry in Iraq..."
It is hard to miss lots of dead chickens. This is bad.

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