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2008 Home Page News Archive

2007 Home Page News Archive

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Dec 22 —HHS Encourages Technology Transfer to Combat Bird Flu
Dec 16 —HHS Releases Guidance for Use and Stockpiling of Antiviral Drugs
Dec 02 —FSIS Drafts Avian Flu Risk Assessment for Poultry and Egg Products


Nov 12 —Airport Test of Plan to Slow Pandemic Exit Disclaimer
Nov 11 —Record-level US Support for Bird Flu Programme


Oct 27 —Genetics Provide Evidence about Migratory Bird Movement
Oct 25 —US Pledges Additional $320 Million in Fight Against Bird Flu
Oct 16 —UN-World Bank Releases Global Progress Report on Pandemic Influenza Readiness
Oct 15 —WHO Pandemic Influenza Preparedness and Response Guidance - Request for Comments
Oct 08 —CDC Awards $16.9 Million to Combat Pandemic, Seasonal Influenza


Sep 30 —FDA Clears New CDC Test to Detect Human Influenza


Aug 20 —$24 Million Awarded for Pandemic Preparedness Projects
Aug 19 —Bacterial Pneumonia Caused Most Deaths in 1918 Influenza Pandemic


July 23 —Guidance on Pandemic Vaccination Allocation Released
July 08 —Report on Home Health Care during an Influenza Pandemic: Issues and Resources Released


June 27 —Antivirals - State Allocations Updated
June 12 —Contracts Awarded for Development of Faster Influenza Diagnostic Tests
June 10 —New Bird Flu Strains (H7) Might have Enhanced Potential to Infect/Spread-Among People


May 28 —Bangladesh Confirms Its First Human Case of H5N1 Avian Influenza


March 26 —Ducks, Rice Play Key Role in Outbreaks
March 20 —Secretary Leavitt Blogs About Pandemic Exercise With Bloggers

March 19 — 

Fifth Pandemic Planning Update Report Released Report>>

March 18 — 

U.N. Group Warns Indonesia Situation Critical News Release >>

March 13 — 

Webcast on State Pandemic Planning Assessments Watch Webcast >>

March 11 — 

New Guidelines for State Pandemic Planning Guidance Document (PDF - 1.5 MB) >>


Feb 26 — 

UC Irvine Study Finds Spread of Bird Flu Strains are Slowed at Some Borders News Release >>

Feb 18 — 

MIT Explains Spread of 1918 Flu Pandemic News Release >>

Feb 13 — 

OIE Approves Diagnostic Kits for Avian Flu News Release >>


Jan 22 — 

WHO Launches Influenza Tracking Database News Release >>

Jan 16 — 

Comments on OIE Director General Statements News Release >>

Jan 14 — 

CDC Message for Travelers to Asia for Lunar New Year Travel Message >>