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Live poultry linked to Salmonella cases in 28 states

CDC: live poultry linked to <i>Salmonella</i> cases in 28 states

Live poultry linked to Salmonella cases in 28 states Live poultry linked to Salmonella cases in 28 states (HealthDay)—Live poultry, such as chicks and ducklings, in backyard flocks have caused Salmonella infections that have sickened 97 people in 28 states, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday. …

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    Association between avian influenza spread and live poultry trade

    Association between avian influenza spread and live poultry trade 1

    Bar-headed geese (Anser indicus) wintering in the Yarlung Tsangpo River basin, Tibet, China. Credit: Guogang Zhang. A large international team of researchers has conducted a study that involved comparing the structure of the live poultry trade across Chinese provinces with genome sequencing of flu viruses from samples taken from birds …

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