Infectious Diseases 2007

Infectious Diseases 2007

New avian influenza case reported in Germany

26 December, 2007

Germany has found a new case of avian influenza in a small poultry farm in the northeastern state of Brandenburg.
This is the third case of avian influenza in ten days in Germany.
The H5N1 virus was detected among 15 chickens in the poultry farm in Brandenburg, which surrounds the German capital Berlin.