APEC Agree to Share Bird Flu Samples
health ministers agreed Friday to share samples of the bird flu virus to he...d.
Abbott said a pandemic could have a devastating impact on the 21 apec
economies, pointing out that the SARS epidemic cut East Asian economic grow...
Asia Pacific Region Officials Agree to Curb Aviation Pollution
...Pacific Economic Cooperation forum _ have agreed to follow suit and hopefully slash millions of tons of carbon emissions.
''The commitment from the apec
economies is a major step forward in adopting a global approach to climate change,'' said Australian Transport Minister Mark Vaile, who chaired the me...
APEC Launches Bird Flu Exercise
...tive under the APEC
Action Agenda endorsed by the apec
leaders in Busan, South Korea last
The exercise will test vital linkages between the apec
ensure communication channels are ef...members will be secondary
members account for 47 percent of all world trade ...
APEC to conduct mock bird flu exercise
...ring and curtailing of bird flu in domestic poultry, and will also involve information exchange amongst the nations. This exercise will involve all 21 apec
member countries, who have also given their consent to participate. Eight countries have confirmed participation amongst the 21.
Neil Head, dir...
Australia earmarks $74 Million to Fight Bird Flu
...agencies, like the World Health Organization (WHO), would get around 20 percent of the money while 10 percent would go on a simulation exercise run by apec
to test the region's preparedness. The bulk will go to the governments of developing members of APEC.
'This is an area where Australia has a stro...
New insights into a leading poultry disease and its risks to human health
...ease called avian pathogenic E. coli (APEC).
is part of a large, diverse group of microbes call...siderable concern in the scientific community that apec
strains are becoming an emergent food pathogen. Th... the DNA sequence of a critical genetic element of apec
that contains several genes responsible for trigge...
Titanium Group to Attend Regional ICT Meeting in Thailand
... Company to Introduce and Promote Technologies to apec
SAN JOSE, Calif., April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Titanium G...rom Apr 23 - 25. TELMIN 7 is being held in the aim of providing a forum
Ministers to gather together to share views and experience. The
theme of th...
Solving an avian scourge could also provide benefits to human health
...siderable concern in the scientific community that apec
strains could become an emergent food pathogen. Th...ering its harmful effects.
But in order for the apec
vaccine to pull double duty, they must also demons...roblem right now is understanding the virulence of apec
as well as Salmonella to find a way that will prot...