Navigation Links
Myanmar Declares Herself As A Country Free of Bird flu

A three-month detection program in Myanmar has found no new cases of bird flu in the impoverished Southeast Asian country.//

The country of Myanmar has declared a victory over bird flu with no new outbreaks of the deadly virus detected since April last year, according to the official media report that has been. Yangon notified the world animal health body OIE on Monday it was free of the H5N1 virus, which first emerged in central Myanmar in March.

According to reports thousands of chickens and quail were destroyed on hundreds of farms in the central Sagaing and Mandalay Divisions after the first outbreak on March 8. The foreign experts were also allowed into the highly secretive military-ruled country so that they could help in conducting the surveillance programme against the disease that had been endemic in many parts of Asia.

The UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) had announced that it has noted Yangon's declaration. Laurence Gleeson, head of the FAO's bird flu centre in Bangkok, said, “FAO will continue to manage international donor support to strengthen the surveillance and response system in Myanmar both to confirm and preserve this freedom from bird flu.”

The FAO has however cautioned that fresh outbreaks of the virus in neighbouring Thailand, Cambodia and Laos since July only go to show as to just how easily the virus can re-emerge. It was explained that in Vietnam, authorities had drawn much criticism in 2004 for announcing the virus had been stamped out only to see it rise again a few months later.

The H5N1 virus has been reported to kill at least 141 people worldwide since late 2003. Scientists and experts around the worlds are of the fear that it could mutate into forms that could jump between people causing a global pandemic.

No human case of the virus has been found in, but H5N1 has killed at least 141 people worldwide since late 2003. Scientists fear it could mutate into a form that jumps easily between people and trigger a global pandemic.
VI
'"/>




Related medicine news :

1. Myanmar To Lift Ban On Poultry As Bird Flu Under Control
2. Germany Donates $870,00 For HIV Prevention Programs In Myanmar
3. Myanmar National Undergoes Successful Liver Transplantation in Delhi
4. Myanmar Junta Head to Be Treated in Singapore
5. WHO Declares Vietnam First Country to Control SARS
6. Prime Minister Declares War on AIDS
7. Iranian Government Declares Holiday Due To Pollution
8. Fao Declares Humans Spread Avian Influenza Virus
9. Ramadoss Declares India Yaws Free
10. First Test-tube Baby Set to Become a Mother Herself
11. WHO Declares Vietnam First Country to Control SARS
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:6/22/2017)... California (PRWEB) , ... June 22, 2017 , ... Groove ... spread the word about their high performance silicon wedding bands and all-purpose rings. Whether ... are the active, silicone rings designed just for you. , From the rock face ...
(Date:6/22/2017)... ... June 22, 2017 , ... ... that it has received certification for ANSI/ASIS PSC.1-2012. The company’s work in countries ... where the rule of law has been degraded. The PSC.1 standard was created ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... ... 20, 2017 , ... Connance, a leading provider of healthcare ... predictive analytics drive reimbursement optimization, with a focus on denial management and claims ... “The traditional approach to denied and underpaid claims leaves money on the table ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... ... June 20, 2017 , ... Hayes, Inc., a leading ... eBook titled “ 5 Questions to Ask Before Entering the Maze of Genetic ... Test Evaluation (GTE) team, the book explores the various types of the more ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... ... 2017 , ... HOUSTON – Brazos Towers at Bayou Manor is proud ... options for today’s modern senior. Brazos Towers at Bayou Manor has more than 50 ... offering them the services to support that lifestyle both now and in the future. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/5/2017)... June 5, 2017 Kohll,s Pharmacy & Homecare is the ... the United States . The Raizer is a simple ... person up to an almost-standing position within a ... by one assistant and does not require any ... that a child can operate it, and lightweight ...
(Date:5/30/2017)... CHICAGO , May 30, 2017 Hill-Rom Holdings, ... th Annual Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, June 13, ... John Greisch , Hill-Rom,s president and chief executive officer, ... The live audio webcast can be accessed at ... after conclusion of the live event through September 13, 2017. ...
(Date:5/24/2017)... HAMPTON, Va. , May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... ivWatch Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Board to enable ... technology with patient monitoring systems, infusion pumps and ... products, OEMs will be able to help health ... care and reduced risks related to IV therapy. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: