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مینى كونفرانسێ نه‌خوشیێن په‌له‌وه‌را - Mini-conference on poultry disease in Duhok province 2017 ; Duhok Veterinary Directorate Profile 2016 ; Meeting with the Italian army - کومبون دگەل لەشکەری ئیتالی ; مینى كونفرانسێ نه‌خوشیێن په‌له‌وه‌را - Mini-conference on poultry disease in Duhok province 2016 ; روژا جیهانى یا هاریێ ل كوردستانێ - World Rabies Day in Kurdistan 2016
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Bird Flu rears its head again
Saturday, 09.03.2011, 11:39am

29 August 2011, Rome - FAO today urged heightened readiness and surveillance against a possible major resurgence of the H5N1 Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza amid signs that a mutant strain of the deadly Bird Flu virus is spreading in Asia and beyond, with unpredictable risks to human health. 

The H5N1 virus has infected 565 people since it first appeared in 2003, killing 331 of them, according to WHO figures. The latest death occurred earlier this month in Cambodia, which has registered eight cases of human infection this year -- all of them fatal. 


Cat allergy discovery promises new treatments
Thursday, 07.25.2013, 01:00pm
New research led by the University of Cambridge in the UK has discovered the reason for the extreme immune reaction in some people who are allergic to cats. A study published online this week in the Journal of Immunology explains how the cat allergen Fel d 1 triggers an immune receptor that is also involved in allergic responses to dust mites. Lead author Dr...
Discovery of gene mutation in dogs offers clues for neural tube defects in humans
Tuesday, 07.23.2013, 11:00am
A gene related to neural tube defects in dogs has for the first time been identified by researchers at the University of California, Davis, and University of Iowa. The researchers also found evidence that the gene may be an important risk factor for human neural tube defects, which affect more than 300,000 babies born each year around the world, according to the U.S...
Diagnosing hypercortisolism in dogs via their hair
Tuesday, 07.23.2013, 11:00am
A surprisingly large number of dogs suffer from hyperadrenocorticism. The symptoms are caused by excessive amounts of hormones-glucocorticoids-in the body...
النظام السوري يبني أسواراً لتحصين مقراته في دمشق
Tuesday, 04.02.2013, 08:46am
صور على الإنترنت أظهرت جداراَ يؤمن مقر فرع جهاز الأمن الجنائي بالعاصمة
New Vaccine For Foot And Mouth Safer, Cheaper To Make Thanks To Synthetic Virus Shell
Friday, 03.29.2013, 10:00am
UK scientists have developed a new vaccine against foot and mouth disease that is cheaper and safer to manufacture thanks to the fact it doesn't rely on inactivating live infectious virus but uses a synthetic virus shell to provoke an immune response. The new vaccine is also more stable and easier to store than current ones...
Raccoon Polyomavirus May Provide Cancer Clues
Monday, 12.17.2012, 11:00am
Rare brain tumors emerging among raccoons in Northern California and Oregon may be linked to a previously unidentified virus discovered by a team of researchers, led by scientists from the University of California, Davis. Their findings, published in the journal Emerging Infectious Diseases, could lead to a better understanding of how viruses can cause cancer in animals and humans...
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