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Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A team of researchers has estimated the global death toll from the 2009 outbreak of the H1N1 virus to be 10 times higher than the World Health Organization's count, which was based on laboratory-confirmed cases of this flu.
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI-Business Wire India): Viroblock SA, a Swiss start-up, today presented new data at ICPIC 2013 in Geneva, showing that their face-mask containing proprietary novel cholesterol depletion technology traps and kills over 99.9995% of H1N1 flu viruses (swine flu), 99.999% of H5N1 flu viruses (avian flu) and 99.997% human corona viruses on pass through air.
Saliva of older adults help fight bird flu better than youngsters Jun 13, 10:00 am
Washington, June 13 (ANI): A study on human saliva provides new insights into why older people were better able to fight off the new strains of "bird" flu and "swine" flu than younger people.
Swine flu virus now resistant to current medicine, Tamiflu Mar 18, 4:16 pm
Melbourne, March 18 (ANI): A new Australian research has revealed that the swine flu virus that infected more than 37,000 Australians and killed 186 people in 2009 is now resistant to key flu medicine Tamiflu, raising fears a new outbreak may be difficult to fight.
New Delhi, Feb. 25 (ANI): With a total of 45 more people tested positive for swine flu, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Monday said the hospitals in the national capital are well-equipped to combat the disease.
Fresh cases of swine flu emerge in Delhi, govt. sounds alert Feb 8, 10:39 am
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): Fresh cases of epidemic swine flue emerged in New Delhi, killing three and hospitalising many others.
Genes that give flu viruses power to cause pandemics identified Sep 11, 5:09 pm
Washington, September 11 (ANI): Focusing on a variant of swine flu circulating in Korea, researchers have discovered a gene mutation that makes the virus especially virulent.
Fresh cases of swine flu emerge in Odisha, govt sounds alert Sep 4, 3:34 pm
Bhubaneswar (Odisha), Sept 4(ANI): The Odisha Government on Tuesday sounded a swine flu alert after two persons tested positive with the virus in Bhubaneswar.
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 28 (ANI): Residents of Gorakhpur have expressed anger and disappointment over the dismal health facilities, especially in the wake of fresh cases of swine flu surfacing in the region.
Swine flu fear grips Madhya Pradesh, one more dead Aug 25, 8:53 pm
Bhopal, Aug 25 (ANI): Swine flu triggered panic here on Saturday, claiming one more life, as the number of cases are feared to be escalating.
2009 swine flu outbreak may have been 15 times deadlier Jun 26, 11:13 am
Wellington, June 26 (ANI): The swine flu pandemic of 2009 killed an estimated 284,500 people, about 15 times the number that was confirmed by laboratory tests at the time, a new study has revealed.
Mumbai woman tests positive for H1N1 Jun 22, 1:27 pm
Mumbai, June 22 (Xinhua-ANI): A 26-year-old woman tested positive for H1N1 or swine flu on Thursday in Mumbai, and both she and her son have been admitted to hospital in Thane, a newspaper report said Friday.
Why swine flu virus develops drug resistance May 30, 2:50 pm
Washington, May 30 (ANI): Using computer chips of a type more commonly found in games consoles, researchers have revealed how the swine flu virus resists anti-flu drugs like Relenza and Tamiflu.
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Researchers at the University of British Columbia have found a potential way to develop universal flu vaccines and eliminate the need for seasonal flu vaccinations.
Southampton researchers identify key peptides that could lead to a universal vaccine for influenza Feb 14, 7:18 pm
Southampton (UK), Feb.14 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Southampton, University of Oxford and Retroscreeen Virology Ltd have discovered a series of peptides, found on the internal structures of influenza viruses that could lead to the development of a universal vaccine for influenza, one that gives people immunity against all strains of the disease, including seasonal, avian, and swine flu.
Southampton Varsity identify key peptides that could lead to universal vaccine for influenza Feb 10, 4:21 pm
London, Feb.10 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Southampton, University of Oxford and Retroscreeen Virology Ltd have discovered a series of peptides, found on the internal structures of influenza viruses that could lead to the development of a universal vaccine for influenza, one that gives people immunity against all strains of the disease, including seasonal, avian, and swine flu.
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a series of peptides, found on the internal structures of influenza viruses that could lead to the development of a universal vaccine for influenza, one that gives people immunity against all strains of the disease, including seasonal, avian, and swine flu.
London, Jan 15 (ANI): Thousands of people in Britain who took Tamiflu during the swine flu pandemic may have suffered a string of side-effects they were not warned about, it has been revealed.
Potential vaccine against flu viruses identified Dec 9, 7:37 pm
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Scientists have found a potential universal vaccine to fight against infection caused by various influenza viruses, including the highly pathogenic avian H5 virus and the pandemic H1 ("swine flu") virus.
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