Japan Identifies Low-Path Bird Flu Virus

by 5m Editor
3 March 2009, at 8:42am

JAPAN - The veterinary authorities have sent a report to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) identifying the virus as H7N6.

The Japanese veterinary authority sent Follow up report No. 1 dated 2 March to the OIE.

The virus causing the low-pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) has been identified as the H7N6 serotype.

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