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Bird Flu Transferred from Human to Human

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Bird Flu Transferred from Human to Human

Global Health

Bird Flu Transferred from Human to Human

Bird Flu Transferred from Human to Human

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Researchers confirm the human-to-human transmission of avian influenza, though health experts said that there were no signs that the virus had mutated into an easier-to-transmit form.

Guests:

Robert G. Webster, member, St. Jude faculty, Rose Marie Thomas chair, Department of Infectious Diseases, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital