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CDC Reports Eighth and Ninth U.S. Human Infections with a Variant Flu Virus for 2020-2021 Influenza Season

September 10—CDC today reported the eighth and ninth U.S. human infections with influenza viruses that usually spread in pigs and…

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CDC Reports Sixth and Seventh U.S. Human Infections with a Variant Flu Virus for 2020-2021 Influenza Season

August 19—CDC today reported the sixth and seventh human infections with an influenza virus that usually spreads in pigs and…

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Variants of the Virus

Viruses constantly change through mutation, and new variants of a virus are expected to occur over time. Source link

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CDC Reports Fifth U.S. Human Infection with a Variant Flu Virus for 2021

June 4—CDC today reported the fifth human infection with an influenza virus that usually spreads in pigs and not people…

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New Variant of Virus that Causes COVID-19 Detected

Since November 2020, the United Kingdom (UK) has reported a rapid increase in COVID-19 cases in London and southeast England….

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Information for Clinicians on Influenza Virus Testing

Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)…

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What to Do if Your Pet Tests Positive for the Virus that Causes COVID-19

What to Do if Your Pet Tests Positive for the Virus that Causes COVID-19 Source link

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4 Variant Virus Infections Linked to Pig Exposures

CDC recommends high risk people avoid pigs and swine barns at fairs August 12, 2016 – Four human infections with…

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Recommended composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2017 southern hemisphere influenza season

29 September 2016 It is recommended that trivalent vaccines for use in the 2017 southern hemisphere influenza season contain the…

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Influenza virus testing in investigational outbreaks in institutional or other closed settings

Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) Influenza Clinical Practice Guidelinesexternal icon Figure: Guide to use of influenza virus diagnostic tests…