ferrets
Genome Digest
Genome Digest
Jenny Rood | Jan 12, 2015
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
H5N1 Researcher Continues Legal Battle
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.
Airborne H7N9
Airborne H7N9
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
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.