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Now, humans can give swine flu to pigs

Washington, July 10 (ANI): In a new twist to the deadly swine flu pandemic, it has been found that the strain of influenza, A/H1N1, can now be transferred from humans to pigs, and can spread rapidly in a trial pig ... Read More »

Scientists develop egg-free swine flu vaccine

Melbourne, June 30 (ANI): Australian researchers have created an egg-free vaccine for swine flu that can be produced from scratch within weeks. The revolutionary vaccine matches the virus found in the boy, 10, from San Diego who was the first ... Read More »

India suggests exit screening to tackle HIN1 flu

Jammu, June 11  (ANI): As swine flu spreads across the country, the Health Ministry has said it has asked the External Affairs Ministry to request affected countries to screen all out-bound passengers to India in order to check the export ... Read More »

India confirms fifth case of swine flu

New Delhi, June 6 (ANI): India has confirmed a fifth case of swine flu in a man travelling from the United States through London. According to a Health Ministry statement, the 28-year-old man, who arrived in Hyderabad on May 31, ... Read More »

Chinese scientists create stem cells from pigs

Washington, June 3 (ANI): In a groundbreaking study, Chinese scientists have successfully transformed pig cells into pluripotent stem cells – cells that, like embryonic stem cells, are capable of developing into any type of cell in the body. The discovery ... Read More »

Swine flu case suspected in Moradabad

Moradabad, May 22 (ANI): Doctors at the District Hospital of Moradabad have isolated and quarantined a patient after he showed symptoms similar to the pandemic swine flu on Friday. Exporter by profession, the patient had recently returned to Moradabad from ... Read More »

7Seas technologies releases casual online game on swine flu

Hyderabad, May 19, (ANI/Business Wire India): 7Seas Technologies Limited, a Hyderabad-based independent IP-based games development company, today announced the launch of its new casual online game on Swine Flu – a pandemic that wrecked havoc across the globe killing hundreds ... Read More »

New York’s first swine flu victim dead

New York, May 18 (ANI): New York’s first swine flu victim, an assistant principal in a school in the city’s Queen’s area, has died.   Assistant principal Mitchell Wiener of Intermediate School 238 in Queens died Sunday night at Flushing ... Read More »

India’s first Swine Flu patient shows improvement

Hyderabad, May 17 (ANI): Doctors at the Chest Hospital in Hyderabad have declared that the symptoms of India’s first confirmed swine flu patient have come down after he started receiving medication. Doctors at the Swine Flu Isolation Ward said the ... Read More »