• Gene editing of large DNA viruses, such as African swine fever virus (ASFV), has traditionally relied on homologous recombination of a donor plasmid consisting of a reporter cassette with surrounding homologous viral DNA. (bio-protocol.org)
  • An enterovirus infection of swine clinically indistinguishable from FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE, vesicular stomatitis, and VESICULAR EXANTHEMA OF SWINE. (harvard.edu)
  • The use of CRISPR/Cas9 to modify the African swine fever virus genome resulted in a fast and relatively easy way to introduce genetic changes. (bio-protocol.org)
  • Reference: Modulation of the structure, catalytic activity, and fidelity of African swine fever virus DNA polymerase X by a reversible disulfide switch. (neb.com)
  • African swine fever virus polymerase X (pol X) is the smallest DNA polymerase known (174 amino acids), and its tertiary structure resembles the C-terminal half of prototypical X-family pol beta, which includes a catalytic dNTP-binding site (palm domain) and a finger domain. (neb.com)
  • Earn $50 by participating in a Classical Swine Fever (CSF) surveillance program. (iastate.edu)
  • A surveillance program directed specifically at detecting Classical Swine Fever is now in progress at Iowa State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (ISU VDL). (iastate.edu)
  • Swine Influenza (swine flu) is a respiratory disease of pigs caused by type A influenza viruses that causes regular outbreaks in pigs. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Comparing the gene with those from swine viruses, the team suggests that humans infected pigs-which suffered a flu outbreak at the same time. (newscientist.com)
  • Our results indicate that the OH07 virus was pathogenic in pigs, was transmissible among pigs, and failed to cross-react with many swine H1 anti-sera. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Swine flu is a respiratory disease that normally only infects pigs. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Swine flu was initially spread by infected pigs, but has now spread between humans in the same way as normal flu though coughing and sneezing. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • Swine flu viruses can cause high levels of illness in pig herds, but cause few deaths in pigs. (cdc.gov)
  • The main swine flu viruses circulating in U.S. pigs in recent years are: swine triple reassortant (tr) H1N1, trH3N2 and trH1N2. (cdc.gov)
  • Like deer and domestic pigs, feral swine have cloven hooves. (usda.gov)
  • Swine flu is a contagious respiratory disease that affects pigs and can jump to humans. (cnn.com)
  • Swine flu is a disease of pigs that can, in rare cases, be passed to humans. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • In many parts of the world, pigs are vaccinated against swine flu . (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Swine flu is spread to humans primarily through contact with infected pigs. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Swine flu produces most of the same symptoms in pigs as human flu produces in people. (medicinenet.com)
  • Swine flu can last about one to two weeks in pigs that survive. (medicinenet.com)
  • Swine influenza virus was first isolated from pigs in 1930 in the U.S. and has been recognized by pork producers and veterinarians to cause infections in pigs worldwide. (medicinenet.com)
  • In a number of instances, people have developed the swine flu infection when they are closely associated with pigs (for example, farmers, pork processors), and likewise, pig populations have occasionally been infected with the human flu infection. (medicinenet.com)
  • Buried behind the bold headlines about travel warnings and "pandemic" pandemonium, there came this little political charge and counter-charge: the swine flu came from Mexican factory farms where pigs are grown for slaughter in hawg ghettos. (zdnet.com)
  • the swine flu came from Mexican factory farms where pigs are grown for slaughter in hawg ghettos. (zdnet.com)
  • The CDC info on swine flu elides the issue of humans catching it from pigs, but does say pigs can be infect by humans or birds. (zdnet.com)
  • The CDC admits that a significant number of "commercially" raised pigs in the U.S. have swine flu during their lives. (zdnet.com)
  • Earlier forms of the H1N1 virus were found in pigs (swine). (medlineplus.gov)
  • African Swine Fever (ASF) is a highly contagious viral disease of pigs. (fao.org)
  • Pigs can acquire African Swine Fever by eating infected meat or tissues, by direct contact with an infected pig, and by contact with contaminated material and equipment, such as buckets, needles, clothing and vehicles. (fao.org)
  • It appears that no one in the United States with swine flu had any contact with pigs. (cnn.com)
  • Back in May, just as Egypt's anti-porcine hysteria was gathering pace, there was a proposal from Sheik Ahmad Ali Othman, a senior advisory figure at the Ministry of Religious Endowments, that all pigs be killed because they were the descendants of those unbelieving Jews who were turned into swine in the Quran. (slate.com)
  • now, the epidemic is hitting new media: "We all got a memo yesterday saying someone in the downtown NYC office has a suspected case of swine flu," an AOL insider tells us. (nymag.com)
  • Doctors say just one case of swine flu in Gaza could trigger an epidemic. (cnn.com)
  • With Europe's first confirmed case of swine flu in Spain, the European Union's health commissioner has warned Europeans to avoid nonessential travel to Mexico and the United States . (go.com)
  • Although feral swine remain as a reservoir for PRV in the United States, currently, all 50 States are considered free of PRV in commercial production swine herds. (usda.gov)
  • Sporadic infections have been found in outdoor production herds or swine that have access to the outdoors, especially where contact with feral swine is possible. (usda.gov)
  • General questions on feral swine can be directed to Greg Norwood, Invasive Species Coordinator, DNR Wildlife Division [email protected] 517-342-4514. (michigan.gov)
  • Feral swine are land mammals that use water and dig wallows to regulate body temperature. (michigan.gov)
  • Feral swine can be aggressive toward humans and can transmit several serious diseases. (michigan.gov)
  • For more information on feral swine, please visit www.michigan.gov/feralswine . (michigan.gov)
  • Hog hunting dogs and dogs fed or exposed to raw feral swine meat or offal, are at risk for infection with swine brucellosis and could pass the disease on to people. (myfwc.com)
  • Feral swine often look very similar to domestic hogs, but are generally thinner with thicker hides of coarse bristly hair and longer tusks. (usda.gov)
  • Feral swine should not be confused with the collared peccary (javelina), a native pig-like mammal of the American Southwest which is generally much smaller than feral swine (15-25 lbs.), and silver-grey to black in color with a defined lighter colored collar. (usda.gov)
  • Collared Peccary aka "javelina" are smaller than feral swine, with a square build, distinct lighter collar of fur and no tail. (usda.gov)
  • Longer than they are tall feral swine are much larger than collared peccary/javelina. (usda.gov)
  • Feral Swine track, note the rounded shape of the hoof print. (usda.gov)
  • Adult feral swine weigh between 75 and 250 pounds on average, but some can get twice as large. (usda.gov)
  • Feral swine are muscular and strong, and can run up to 30 miles per hour. (usda.gov)
  • Although feral swine tracks look similar to deer tracks, they have a blunter tipped toe, and their tracks have a square shape, compared to the pointed heart-shaped tracks of deer. (usda.gov)
  • Feral swine can breed year-round and can have up to two litters of 4 to 12 piglets per year. (usda.gov)
  • Since they become sexually mature at 6 to 8 months of age, feral swine populations have the potential to double in size in four months, which is why population management is so important. (usda.gov)
  • Feral swine generally travel in family groups, called sounders, composed of two or more adult sows and their young. (usda.gov)
  • Because they are usually active at night, feral swine are less frequently seen during daylight hours, particularly in hot, humid climates. (usda.gov)
  • It may be easiest to identify feral swine in your area by looking for signs of damage. (usda.gov)
  • In the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it confirmed 109 cases of swine flu, or 2009 H1N1, in 11 states, an increase of 18 from its previous total. (cnn.com)
  • From 1976 until 2005, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention received approximately one report every year or two of humans with swine flu. (cnn.com)
  • Richard Besser, acting head of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said he expected more bad news even though most of the 65 U.S. cases of swine flu were mild. (infowars.com)
  • In the current swine flu pandemic, Jamieson says, it's too soon to know much about fetal outcome. (webmd.com)
  • Notwithstanding the need to respond quickly and decisively to the current swine flu threat, the United States and other nations need to invest more in understanding these diseases and finding effective ways to limit their spread and impact - and one of the most cost-effective ways to do this is through global health research. (rand.org)
  • In the case of the current swine flu problem, we need to understand the virus itself: who is at risk, how we can accurately and quickly diagnose it, and why cases in Mexico appear to be more virulent - causing dozens of deaths - compared to cases reported from other countries. (rand.org)
  • The Ecologist's position on the current swine flu outbreak is much as it was when the first reports of avian influenza surfaced in 2006 (see here ). (theecologist.org)
  • Look up cast pearls before swine in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. (wikipedia.org)
  • nor cast your pearls before swine, lest they trample them under their feet, and turn and tear you in pieces. (wikipedia.org)
  • This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Pearls before swine . (wikipedia.org)
  • Phrase pearls before swine (mid-14c. (dictionary.com)
  • Is this swine flu virus contagious? (globalsecurity.org)
  • CDC has determined that this swine influenza A (H1N1) virus is contagious and is spreading from human to human. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Spread of this swine influenza A (H1N1) virus is thought to be happening in the same way that seasonal flu spreads. (globalsecurity.org)
  • As the first influenza pandemic in 41 years has spread during the Southern Hemisphere's winter over the past few months, the United States and other northern countries have been racing to prepare for a second wave of swine flu virus . (washingtonpost.com)
  • Commercial swine herds are defined as those herds which have adequate measures in place to prevent contact and potential infection from feral and transitional production swine which are known potential carriers of the PRV virus. (usda.gov)
  • iStockphoto A New York dog has contracted the first confirmed case of the H1N1 Swine Flu virus to occur in domesticated U.S. dogs, according to a recent CBS News report. (petfinder.com)
  • In this review, the researchers looked at the susceptibility of immunosuppressed people to the H1N1 swine flu virus, and the possible effectiveness and side effects of upcoming vaccines. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Mexico was hit first by swine flu and there was a great deal of initial fear and uncertainty about potential danger from the virus. (bbc.co.uk)
  • It is important to note that, although it developed in swine, the 2009 pandemic virus was not completely derived from swine. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The virus contains a combination of flu genes from bird, swine, and human flu types. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • In a paper published in the British Medical Journal , researchers have called for improved data to map the spread of swine flu and to make accurate estimates of the number of people likely to die from the virus. (www.nhs.uk)
  • A CDC analysis shows that pregnant women are more likely than the general population to develop severe disease after infection with the pandemic H1N1 swine flu virus . (webmd.com)
  • Although media reports have focused on deaths among pregnant women with underlying disease, most pregnant women who have died of swine flu were healthy when they caught the pandemic virus. (webmd.com)
  • Swine flu is an infection caused by a virus. (medlineplus.gov)
  • The April 2009 swine flu outbreak (pandemic) was due to infection with the H1N1 virus and was first observed in Mexico. (medicinenet.com)
  • If you've got fever, cough, or one of the other symptoms of the flu, you may be wondering if you have contracted the H1N1 swine flu virus. (medicinenet.com)
  • With the global concern over the H1N1 swine flu virus rising, some tourists are finding themselves inside a quarantine cell as their first sightseeing experience. (voanews.com)
  • With about 900 confirmed cases of swine flu, the Egyptian government has taken a number of controversial steps to fight the spread of the virus, including the closure of all schools until October 3. (voanews.com)
  • Older people seem to have some residual immunity against the H1N1 virus from previous pandemics involving similar strains, research has suggested, and swine flu is hitting young age groups harder. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The swine flu virus is not caught from eating pig meat products but several countries, led by Russia and China, banned U.S. pork imports. (reuters.com)
  • And even though the 2009 H1N1 swine flu is a genuinely new virus, it's still closely related to seasonal flu bugs. (webmd.com)
  • The H1N1 virus (swine flu) is an infection of the nose, throat, and lungs. (medlineplus.gov)
  • We will continue to monitor the spread of the swine flu virus, and, should it become necessary, the NPFS can be re-activated in seven days,' she said. (foxnews.com)
  • Britain was among the first countries hit by swine flu after it emerged in Mexico early last year, and at one point recorded more than 100,000 new cases a week as the virus was officially declared a pandemic.The latest update from the Department of Health, on February 4, said new cases of swine flu remain near their lowest level since the virus first appeared in the UK. (foxnews.com)
  • The swine flu, or H1N1 virus, is an attractive tool for spammers, security vendor F-Secure reiterated Wednesday. (zdnet.com)
  • If the theories put forward so far are correct, the forthcoming federal swine flu report should clearly show that poorer people, no matter what their ethnicity, tend to be overburdened by the virus. (rt.com)
  • We want to update you on the recently reported cases of the H1N1 (Swine Flu) virus involving employees who work in our NW Building, and the steps we have taken to help prevent the spread of the virus. (politico.com)
  • A Victorian woman has become the third person in Australia to die of swine flu as leading experts warn the country is entering dangerous new phase in the spread of the virus. (abc.net.au)
  • The 2009 swine flu was an excellent example of a virus strain with relatively lenient mortality. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • American officials confirmed Wednesday the first swine flu death in the U.S., as Canada stepped up its screening measures at airports to check passengers returning from Mexico for symptoms of the virus has now infected 13 Canadians in four different provinces. (infowars.com)
  • One influenza A virus, A/swine/Colombo/48/ districts. (cdc.gov)
  • The World Health Organisation (WHO) believes that the swine flu virus that is thought to have killed more than 150 people in Mexico is being spread by human-to-human transmission. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • A study conducted by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has said the swine flu virus in India may have mutated to a more severe and infectious strain than the earlier H1N1 strains. (ndtv.com)
  • As U.S. health officials warn that the swine flu outbreaks could worsen, the Henshaw family, top right, has been quarantined in their Texas home after all but one was diagnosed with the virus. (go.com)
  • The Phase 4 designation signifies that the new swine flu virus can cause sustained outbreaks and is adapting itself to spread among humans -- significant steps toward a pandemic . (go.com)
  • We are still dealing with a single cluster of swine flu cases, all associated with this one school," Bloomberg said, adding that to his knowledge all of those infected with the virus were improving. (go.com)
  • As reported Friday by the BBC , they found that swine flu's H1 gene - the virus is technically known as A(H1N1) - resembles the H1 gene of strains that reach their victims' upper respiratory tracts, but not their lungs. (wired.com)
  • This particular virus seems to be a combination of several different strains: two strains of swine flu, one strain of bird flu and one strain of human flu. (cnn.com)
  • Twitter search results page with 'Swine flu' in the search box]] Realtime results for Swine flu 1,918 more results since you started searching. (xkcd.com)
  • Speaking Wednesday at a Statehouse news conference, Culver told reporters that officials would know Thursday if the cases are swine flu. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Officials in Mexico said they suspect more than 150 deaths there were caused by swine flu and are continuing to investigate. (cnn.com)
  • With a citywide schools vaccination program to combat swine flu just days away, Baltimore officials are concerned about the low number of consent forms they have received from parents. (baltimoresun.com)
  • He said that the day-to-day developments around the outbreak have not surprised health officials, adding that officials expect swine flu to continue to spread and to claim some lives (the first U.S. swine flu death was reported early Wednesday morning). (rand.org)
  • The number of people to die from swine flu in India rose to six, health officials said, as the government called for calm and people flocked to public hospitals for tests. (chicagotribune.com)
  • On Dec. 10, 2009, federal health officials said almost 10,000 people have died of swine flu since April. (aasa.org)
  • Kids have lived with the specter of swine flu throughout their time off at summer camps and swimming pools, but it's the return to school that has some public health officials worried. (howstuffworks.com)
  • While swine flu cases in the United States appear to be less severe than those in Mexico, and no deaths have yet been reported , U.S. health officials warned that the outbreaks could get worse, asking Americans to avoid any non-essential travel to Mexico. (go.com)
  • Tech tools for tracking disease outbreaks have been useful for following the spread of swine flu and one startup even claims to have recognized the severity of the outbreak in Mexico before government public health officials. (wired.com)
  • Veratect, a Seattle-based biosurveillance startup, claims they alerted the Centers for Disease Control to the situation in Mexico - where health officials suspect swine flu has killed up to 149 people - on April 16, before even the Mexican health authorities declared a problem. (wired.com)
  • How does swine flu spread? (globalsecurity.org)
  • How long can an infected person spread swine flu to others? (globalsecurity.org)
  • Any infected herds have been promptly depopulated when found, and intense epidemiological investigations have been conducted to ascertain that no viral spread to commercial production swine has occurred. (usda.gov)
  • Travellers should not be prompted by major events such as the outbreak and spread of swine flu to buy cover. (prweb.com)
  • Swine flu spread like wildfire last week-at least in the media. (good.is)
  • In the rush of constant news updates on swine flu, we must recognize that controlling the spread of this disease is not simply a health concern but also one of national security. (rand.org)
  • And in today's globalized world, the spread of swine flu has become not just a U.S. national security threat but every country's national security threat. (rand.org)
  • NICOLE CHVASTEK: And fears about Australia's rate of swine flu cases has spread to Indonesia. (abc.net.au)
  • Wired.com has learned that Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory computer scientists Jonathan Allen and Tom Slezak did not find similarities between swine flu and historical strains that spread widely, with catastrophic effect. (wired.com)
  • And two UK scientists have extrapolated a rough date for swine flu's emergence, and calculated the rate at which it appears to spread and mutate. (wired.com)
  • CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports from Mexico on the spread, treatment and prevention of the swine flu. (cnn.com)
  • Their focus is on minimising Swine flu's spread, with rapid identification and proper treatment, rather than trying to prevent its spread by imposing travel restrictions, which would only disrupt travel and commerce. (prweb.com)
  • 2011SENIORSRULE: My Dad said flu vaccines are linked to autism, so to be safe from swine flu I'm trying to lick an autistic kid. (xkcd.com)
  • Extra revenues from swine flu vaccines will only temporarily help Sanofi's battle to overcome a loss of about a fifth of its revenues in the next years due to patent expiries on blockbuster drugs, making way for cheaper copies from generic drugmakers. (ibtimes.com)
  • It added the World Health Organization has promised to send Moldova swine-flu vaccines in December. (rferl.org)
  • Researchers with the Great Britain's National Institute for Medical Research say swine flu's proteins suggest that it infects the upper rather than lower respiratory tract , reducing the damage it causes. (wired.com)
  • The most common way for a human to catch swine flu is through contact with a pig. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Across the first wave of the pandemic this summer up to 30 per cent of population may catch swine flu, the figures suggest. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Dezeen speaks to British-Japanese design duo Studio Swine about the future of technology, art and design during this talk held at Brooklyn creative space A/D/O . Watch the livestream here live from 7pm New York time. (dezeen.com)
  • An artificial tree that blossoms with mist-filled bubbles, by London-based Studio Swine , has been enlarged and erected inside an art deco building in Miami Beach . (dezeen.com)
  • Winy Maas and Studio Swine are set to take part in the inaugural DesignCommons event in Helsinki, which will see designers and architects talk about issues currently facing the industry and wider world. (dezeen.com)
  • Studio Swine has released a movie revealing its Milan design week installation for COS - a tree-like structure that emits pale bubbles, which dissolve into white mist as they burst. (dezeen.com)
  • Studio Swine has released a teaser movie revealing its plans for a multisensory installation for fashion brand COS during this year's Milan design week . (dezeen.com)
  • Unique items that question ideas about the contemporary home, by designers including Martino Gamper and Studio Swine , are on display at Chamber gallery in New York's Chelsea. (dezeen.com)
  • Studio Swine used very hard rubber to craft this black furniture collection, designed for American industrialist Henry Ford's failed utopian city. (dezeen.com)
  • designers are increasingly making films instead of products to get their ideas across, according to Studio Swine , which has won multiple awards for its movies (+ movies). (dezeen.com)
  • London-based Studio Swine has developed its work with ocean plastic , crafting a series of objects from the material to represent each of the ocean gyres where it accumulates (+ movie). (dezeen.com)
  • These aluminium foam high heels by London-based Studio Swine are designed to look like chunks of extraterrestrial rock. (dezeen.com)
  • Despite appearances, these "pumice-like" cabinets by London designers Studio Swine are made from aluminium foam rather than volcanic rock (+ slideshow). (dezeen.com)
  • London designers Studio Swine built a mobile foundry and used it to cast aluminium stools from drinks cans they collected on the streets of São Paulo (+ movie). (dezeen.com)
  • London-based Studio Swine has produced a set of gold and silver clip-on buttons inspired by the textures and shapes of modernist architecture (+ movie). (dezeen.com)
  • This movie by designers Studio Swine demonstrates how waste plastic picked up by fishing trawlers can be transformed into chairs on board the boats. (dezeen.com)
  • 8 June 2007, Rome - Georgia has been hit by the devastating pig disease African Swine Fever, which could also threaten neighbouring countries, FAO said today. (fao.org)
  • This is a dramatic development in the international distribution of African Swine Fever, which has been almost entirely confined to sub-Saharan Africa since 1990," said Jan Slingenbergh, FAO Senior Animal Health Officer. (fao.org)
  • A plague of epic proportions is ripping through the global pig population, and CNBC is warning that this unprecedented outbreak of African swine fever "could lead to significant shortages" of pork in the global marketplace. (theeconomiccollapseblog.com)
  • When the first case of African swine fever was reported in China last August, nobody was really too concerned at the time. (theeconomiccollapseblog.com)
  • There is no cure for African swine fever, and when it hits a pig farm it spreads like wildfire. (theeconomiccollapseblog.com)
  • South Africa has detected an outbreak of African swine fever on a farm in North West province, the Paris-based World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Wednesday, citing a report from the South African agriculture ministry. (theeconomiccollapseblog.com)
  • Producers have been very concerned about the risk of African swine fever," said Jen Sorenson, vice president of the council's board. (theeconomiccollapseblog.com)
  • The Department of Homeland Security is taking this threat extremely seriously, and they are going to do all they can to keep African swine fever from crossing our borders. (theeconomiccollapseblog.com)
  • GENEVA, Switzerland (CNN) -- Confirmed cases of swine flu worldwide increased to 257 on Thursday, up significantly from the previous day's total of 147, the World Health Organization reported. (cnn.com)
  • SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- The World Health Organization has informed its member nations that it is declaring a swine flu pandemic, the Associated Press reported Thursday. (marketwatch.com)
  • In a widely anticipated emergency meeting today in response to the swine flu threat, the World Health Organization announced that it is raising its pandemic alert level to Phase 4 from Phase 3 -- the first time the alert level has been raised above 3 since the system was adopted in 2005. (go.com)
  • People do not normally get swine flu, but human infections can and do happen. (globalsecurity.org)
  • What are the signs and symptoms of swine flu in people? (globalsecurity.org)
  • The symptoms of swine flu in people are similar to the symptoms of regular human flu and include fever, cough, sore throat, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Some people have reported diarrhea and vomiting associated with swine flu. (globalsecurity.org)
  • In the past, severe illness (pneumonia and respiratory failure) and deaths have been reported with swine flu infection in people. (globalsecurity.org)
  • I've been seeing a lot of comments mocking the current outbreak of H1N1, and a lot of people (and journalists) who don't understand what "big deal" is about the "snoutbreak" of swine influenza, or don't get what the raising of the World Health Organization's pandemic alert phase up to 5 means. (scienceblogs.com)
  • If symptoms present themselves prior to travel, people will need a doctor's note confirming the diagnosis of swine flu from a practising medical practitioner. (prweb.com)
  • People travelling with no cover are always taking a risk - in particular when there is a worldwide pandemic of swine flu disease. (prweb.com)
  • In Washington state, a pediatrician who saw 22 patients and their parents Monday is among 13 people that public health authorities say have 'probable' cases of swine flu. (cnn.com)
  • However, most people with swine influenza recover completely without the need for medical attention. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • In 2009 a strain of swine flu called H1N1 infected many people around the world. (medlineplus.gov)
  • A few years ago, this Joe Biden warned people not to ride on aircraft or subways out of fear of contracting " swine flu. (dictionary.com)
  • Some of the people who were inside there said: "Here come the swine ," and swore and threw stones and things at them. (dictionary.com)
  • But the soldier at Fort Dix was a young man likely in very good physical condition, and more than half of the serious cases of the 2009 swine flu have involved people aged 5 to 24. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Typically, a case of the flu is quite dangerous for people over the age of 65, but so far, there have been relatively few cases of swine flu in that age bracket. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Swine flu manifests in most people as a usual flu infection with similar symptoms and thus may be confused with other viral illnesses. (news-medical.net)
  • Twenty-nine people have now died in Britain after contracting swine flu while the Government has told the NHS to prepare for up to 65,000 deaths this winter, under a worst case scenario. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The number of people in intensive care with swine flu has reached its highest point yet, with 99 people currently in critical care beds out of a total of 506 in hospital. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - New swine flu infections were found around the world on Tuesday and the specter of a pandemic hit the travel industry as governments warned people to stay away from Mexico where 149 people have died. (reuters.com)
  • So this week I'm empowering people with information about swine flu: how to protect yourself, what all the numbers mean and why you shouldn't freak out. (cnn.com)
  • People in the US have been warned that youth and pregnant women are among the most severely at risk of swine flu. (rt.com)
  • Based on testing with viral samples from people with swine flu, Sanyo says the new method looks like a promising way to combat the pandemic, although it still has work to do before a commercial product is available. (techradar.com)
  • According to the CDC, as of Oct. 24, 1,000 people have died in the U.S. as a result of swine flu and it's active in 46 states. (aasa.org)
  • Swine flu has killed 378 persons in Rajasthan which is one of the most affected state where 6,202 people are suffering from the disease. (ndtv.com)
  • In Delhi, 11 deaths have been reported while the number of swine flu cases inched towards the 4,000-mark, as 3,998 people are affected by the disease. (ndtv.com)
  • MEXICO CITY, Mexico (CNN) -- CNN chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta has gone to Mexico, the apparent epicenter of the swine flu outbreak where more than 100 people have died in suspected cases. (cnn.com)
  • CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta, reporting outside a Mexico City hospital, says people can't get swine flu by eating pork. (cnn.com)
  • most of the people who died from swine flu in Mexico were in the prime of their lives really, and this usually hits infants or the elderly. (cnn.com)
  • people in their] 20s and 30s and 40s, this hospital behind me, they say that's been the bulk of their patients with regard to swine flu. (cnn.com)
  • Swine flu, also known as H1N1 flu, has been reported in 74 countries, totaling 27,737 cases, including 141 deaths, according to an update from the WHO on Wednesday. (marketwatch.com)
  • Seven countries have confirmed cases of the swine flu and a dozen others have suspected infections. (reuters.com)
  • However, Australian health authorities expect a sharp rise in the number of swine flu infections in August, toward the end of winter in the southern hemisphere. (voanews.com)
  • An analysis of Boston's swine flu cases revealed that, although Hispanics and African Americans are minorities in the city, they composed the bulk of infections. (rt.com)
  • The designation of each one was called the swine flu, but from a viral standpoint and spreading it is quite, quite different. (cnn.com)
  • One more piece of the swine flu puzzle comes from the laboratories of University of Edinburgh viral geneticist Andrew Rambaut and epidemiologist Nicholas Grassly of Imperial College London. (wired.com)
  • As the severity of swine flu evolves and symptoms become more widespread, the advice is clear for those travelling abroad: it is paramount adequate insurance is in place. (prweb.com)
  • Doctors have been "unnerved" by the severity of swine flu in some patients and their rapid deterioration into a "life and death situation", Sir Liam Donaldson, chief medical officer has said. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • That's what they get for lying to the public about the severity of the swine flu. (politico.com)
  • Most of the cases are found in individuals who had direct contact with swine, but some cases appear to be person to person transmission. (scienceblogs.com)
  • A large number of the recent cases seem to have been in individuals who had contact with swine at a fair. (scienceblogs.com)
  • It was a year ago today we put up our first post about swine flu: "The California swine flu cases. (scienceblogs.com)
  • The state health departments in Delaware, Colorado, Georgia, Nebraska and Virginia on Thursday said they had confirmed swine flu cases: four in Delaware, one in Georgia and two each in Colorado, Nebraska and Virginia. (cnn.com)
  • Death rates are underestimated because deaths are attributed to other seemingly unrelated causes besides swine flu, or because of the delay between symptom onset and death (cases who are counted as living at time of assessment may later die). (www.nhs.uk)
  • When the first cases of a mysterious flu came to light in 2009, the disease was dubbed ' swine flu . (howstuffworks.com)
  • From December 2005 until January 2009, there were 12 cases of swine flu reported. (cnn.com)
  • Britain's swine flu hotline, launched seven months ago, during the height of the pandemic, was switched off today after a steady fall in the number of cases reported. (foxnews.com)
  • Washington Post staffers were notified last night that three cases of swine flu have been reported at the paper's 15th and L headquarters, according to an internal memo obtained by POLITICO. (politico.com)
  • Reacting quickly to the recent surge in H1N1 influenza cases in its home country, Sanyo has announced a new technology that promises to cut the infectivity of swine flu by 99 per cent. (techradar.com)
  • Meanwhile, 20 additional cases of swine flu have been confirmed at a New York City school, boosting the total number of cases there to 28, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said today. (go.com)
  • The total number of swine flu cases throughout the U.S. rose to 50 today, The Associated Press reports. (go.com)
  • We are closely monitoring the emerging cases of swine flu in the United States," he said. (go.com)
  • If interested in learning more about the requirements for a commuter herd agreement, please contact BOAH's Swine Health Programs Director at [email protected] or (317) 607-7071. (in.gov)
  • We had the gratification of adding to the health of Hartford for two summers by abating the swine nuisance. (dictionary.com)
  • Retrieved on July 10, 2020 from https://www.news-medical.net/health/Diagnosis-of-swine-flu.aspx. (news-medical.net)
  • Sir Liam said the swine flu pandemic will see unprecedented pressure on the health service for months to come as the second wave of the disease takes hold over the winter. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • But swine flu has killed two children in Maryland - including Montebello Elementary/Middle School student Destinee Parker, a 14-year-old with no underlying health problem, whose father and stepmother were at a news conference to urge vaccination. (baltimoresun.com)
  • CHISINAU -- Moldova's Health Ministry says 25 high-school students in Chisinau have tested positive for swine flu, raising the number of those infected in the country to 65, RFE/RL's Moldovan Service reports. (rferl.org)
  • It is believed that the swine flu preys on the poor who, among other things, have limited access to adequate health care. (rt.com)
  • Part of the explanation for why the swine flu sent more minorities to the hospital appears rooted in underlying health problems. (rt.com)
  • Scientists have identified 300 to 400 mycotoxins to date, but only a few have been shown to cause significant, detrimental health and performance problems in swine fed contaminated plant based feedstuffs. (umn.edu)
  • President Barack Obama declared the swine flu outbreak a national emergency on Friday October 23, empowering the health secretary to suspend federal requirements and speed up treatment. (mercola.com)
  • With all the news abuzz about swine flu, it's important to remember a few things. (scienceblogs.com)
  • However, a doctor should examine the patient for confirmation of swine flu and advise how to relief individual symptoms. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Four antiviral agents, zanamivir ( Relenza ), oseltamivir ( Tamiflu ), peramivir (Rapivab), and baloxavir marboxil (Xofluza), have been reported to help prevent or reduce the effects of swine flu if taken within 48 hours of the onset of symptoms. (medicinenet.com)
  • Current count shows New York and California as league leaders in swine flue victims in the U.S. (zdnet.com)
  • Allen and Slezak studied amino acid markers - subtle variations in the molecular composition of swine flu genes - found in a complete swine flu genome from a person infected in California, as well as several incomplete genomes from other samples. (wired.com)
  • The survey asked adults whether they'd done a number of things "yesterday because of a concern about swine flu. (adweek.com)
  • Fumonisin, produced by Fusarium moniliforme , has only recently been identified as a mycotoxin of concern to swine production. (umn.edu)
  • (CNN) -- Over the past week, I've been inundated with questions about swine flu , via Facebook, Twitter, CNN blogs and e-mail. (cnn.com)
  • In a statement, F-Secure said 1,344 domains with the term "swine flu" were registered over the last weekend. (zdnet.com)
  • Community leaders say that swine flu is sweeping through Australia's largest aboriginal communities on Palm Island off the Queensland coast. (voanews.com)
  • TONY JONES, PRESENTER: One of Australia's leading experts in the fight against swine flu has issued a warning that Australia is now entering a dangerous new phase. (abc.net.au)
  • You may be asking why all this matters at all, given that the vast majority who got swine flu experienced a mild illness? (bbc.co.uk)
  • Preliminary evidence suggests that swine flu may prove relatively mild, though scientists warn against drawing firm conclusions from on-the-fly early research. (wired.com)
  • The swine flu version resembles other NS1 variants that trigger a mild reaction. (wired.com)
  • Swine are required to have a pre-entry permit before entering Indiana. (in.gov)