Infectious Diseases 2008

Infectious Diseases 2008

H5N1 Outbreak in Jiangsu China

16 December, 2008

China culled 377,000 poultry in eastern Jiangsu province after finding the H5N1 strain of the avian influenza virus in chickens in the area.
The H5N1 virus was discovered on a chicken farm in Dongtai city and in another farm in Haian county both in eastern Jiangsu province.