Westward Spread of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A(H7N9) Virus among Humans, China

May 22, 2018 at 7:41 am

Emerging Infectious Diseases June 2018 V.24 N.6   

Yang et al.

Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China (Q. Yang, X. Tong, H. Tian); Shaanxi Provincial Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Xi’an, China (W. Shi, L. Zhang, Y. Xu, J. Xu, S. Li, F. Liu, P. Yu); Xianyang Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Xianyang, China (J. Zhang); Baoji Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Baoji, China (K. Hu); Xi’an Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Xi’an (C. Ma); Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing (X. Zhao, X. Li); Chinese Academy of Forestry, Beijing (G. Zhang); University of Oxford, Oxford, UK (O.G. Pybus)

We report infection of humans with highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in Shaanxi, China, in May 2017. We obtained complete genomes for samples from 5 patients and from live poultry markets or farms in 4 cities. Results indicate that H7N9 is spreading westward from southern and eastern China.

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Entry filed under: Antivirales no HIV, Biología Molecular, Epidemiología, Infecciones emergentes, Infecciones respiratorias, Infecciones virales, Influenza, Medicina del viajero, Metodos diagnosticos, REPORTS, Sepsis, Update, Zoonosis.

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