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Titre: en ecosse un cygne suspect H5
Posté par: alain le 05 avril 2006 à 21:07:01
Swan in Scotland shows signs of bird flu
(Filed: 05/04/2006)

A suspected case of bird flu is being investigated in Fife, the Scottish Executive has confirmed.
un cas suspect de GA chez un cygne en ecosse
A statement from the Executive said preliminary tests had found "highly pathogenic H5 avian flu" in a sample from a swan found dead in Fife.

des tests preliminaires indiquent H5 hautement pathogene sur des prelevements chez un cygne à FIFE

The statement said: "The exact strain of the virus is not yet known, tests are continuing and a further result is expected tomorrow.


"In accordance with a recent EU decision the Scottish Executive is putting in place a Protection Zone of a minimum of 3km radius and a Surveillance Zone of 10km."