influenza A

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Summer: Time for Influenza Pandemics?
Jul 1, 2014 | Alexandra Thomsen

In the U.S. and the rest of the Northern Hemisphere, the flu is usually considered a wintertime illness. However, some of the most significant...

New Flu Virus Found in Bats
Oct 31, 2013 | Amy L. Sonricker Hansen

According to a new study published in the journal PLoS Pathogens, researchers have discovered a new flu virus in fruit bats from Peru. The new...

Scientists Find Evidence of Influenza in Bats
Feb 28, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

  Scientists, collecting yellow-shouldered bats from Guatemala for rabies research; discovered something completely unexpected: genetic traces of...

Novel Influenza A in Pennsylvania, Indiana
Sep 7, 2011 | Jane Huston

  On September 2nd, the CDC and the Pennsylvania Department of Health announced 2 similar cases of novel influenza A. Both cases, one in...