In winter 2008, kindergartens and primary schools in Hong Kong were closed for 2 weeks after media coverage indicated that 3 children had died, apparently from influenza. We examined prospective influenza surveillance data before, during, and after the closure. We did not find a substantial effect on community transmission.
Executive Summary Service-Oriented Computing (SOC) is a new computing paradigm that has been adopted by major computer companies as well as government agencies such as the Department of Defense for mission critical applications. SOC is being used for developing Web and electronic business applications , as well as robotics, gaming, and scientific… (More)
Acknowledgments We thank Xiaojiang Li and Sudha Chaturvedi for fungal characterization and comments on the manuscript.
Numerous small reflector antennas, with cost-effective electronics, feed information into this telescope, designed to search for extraterrestrial intelligence and produce images covering wide areas of the sky. ABSTRACT | The first 42 elements of the Allen Telescope Array (ATA-42) are beginning to deliver data at the Hat Creek Radio Observatory in northern… (More)