Latest research findings on avian influenza A (H7N9) virus from HKU Public Health Research Centre


The University of Hong Kong Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine reports the latest round of empirical and other research findings regarding to influenza A (H7N9) virus.  Studies analyse the data of human infection with H7N9 virus in mainland China, including comparison with the epidemiologic characteristics of influenza A (H5N1) virus, clinical severity of human infection cases and mild to moderate infections, etc.  The result provides significant implications to future pandemic assessment and prevention for H7N9.