Friday, March 03, 2006
Turkey: H5N1 spreads
Perhaps H5N1 likes the name of Turkey because it has that sort of ring that reminds you of the bird that most British like to eat at Christmas. That said H5N1 is getting settled in Turkey and is killing off birds and humans alike in its wake. Six areas of the province of Rize in Turkey has just seen a rise in the activity of H5N1.