Human H7N9 avian influenza virus infection: a review and pandemic risk assessment

Abstract

China is undergoing a recent outbreak of a novel H7N9 avian influenza virus (nH7N9) infection that has thus far involved 132 human patients, including 37 deaths. The nH7N9 virus is a reassortant virus originating from the H7N3, H7N9 and H9N2 avian influenza viruses. nH7N9 isolated from humans contains features related to adaptation to humans, including a… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/emi.2013.64

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@inproceedings{Lai2013HumanHA, title={Human H7N9 avian influenza virus infection: a review and pandemic risk assessment}, author={Kang Yiu Lai and George Wing Yiu Ng and Kit Fai Wong and Ivan Fan Ngai Hung and Jeffrey Kam Fai Hong and Fanny Fan Cheng and John Kwok Cheung Chan}, booktitle={Emerging Microbes & Infections}, year={2013} }