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Jenny Rood | Jan 12, 2015
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
H5N1 Researcher Continues Legal Battle
Bob Grant | Nov 6, 2013
The Dutch scientist who mutated a strain of the avian flu virus to be transmissible between mammals is headed to appeals court to protect his right to publish the work unimpeded.
Kate Yandell | Jul 19, 2013
Chinese scientists confirm that the avian flu virus subtype can spread through the air between ferrets.
H7N9 Bird Flu Spreads Between Ferrets
Kate Yandell | May 24, 2013
The virus is able to transmit between the small mammals, but does not appear to spread readily through human-to-human contact.