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Virulence attenuation during an influenza A/H5N1 pandemic.

Abstract:

More than 15 years after the first human cases of influenza A/H5N1 in Hong Kong, the world remains at risk for an H5N1 pandemic. Preparedness activities have focused on antiviral stockpiling and distribution, development of a human H5N1 vaccine, operationalizing screening and social distancing policies, and other non-pharmaceutical interventions. The planning of these interventions has been done in an attempt to lessen the cumulative mortality resulting from a hypothetical H5N1 pandemic. In t...

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10.1098/rstb.2012.0207

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Author
Journal:
Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences More from this journal
Volume:
368
Issue:
1614
Pages:
20120207
Publication date:
2013-03-01
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EISSN:
1471-2970
ISSN:
0962-8436
Language:
English
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pubs:384160
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uuid:f83de356-9d32-4af2-91ce-9ed40c1272ed
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pubs:384160
Source identifiers:
384160
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2013-11-16

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