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  • South Korea - ​ Low pathogenic avian influenza H5N2 detected in Gyeonggi, Jeju

    Avian influenza detected on Jeju Island

    2017/11/12 05:03

    SEOUL, Nov. 12 (Yonhap) -- The South Korean government said Monday an avian influenza (AI) virus has been detected in wild bird droppings on the southern island of Jeju.

    The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs said an H5N2 strain of the bird flu virus was detected in excretions of wild birds in the northeastern part of the island Nov. 6
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    http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/sear...71112003500320

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    AI detected in Gyeonggi, Jeju low pathogenic strains

    2017/11/13 18:42

    SEOUL, Nov. 14 (Yonhap) -- The avian influenza (AI) viruses recently detected in Gyeonggi Province and on Jeju Island have been confirmed as low pathogenic strains, the agriculture ministry said Tuesday.

    Bird flu viruses were discovered in samples of wild bird droppings collected from a river in Suwon, 46 kilometers south of Seoul, and from the southern resort island of Jeju earlier this month.

    The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs said low pathogenic H5N2 was separated from the samples in an in-depth examination.
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    http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/sear...71114003300320
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