AstraZeneca subsidiary MedImmune Biologics won a contract to supply influenza vaccine doses deliverable by nasal spray. Full story
(Reuters) - A low-pathogenic strain of avian influenza was found on an Arkansas poultry farm, but was quickly contained and did not appear to be a threat to other poultry farms in the nation's second largest chicken state, a state poultry official said. Full story
Seasonal flu shots have prevented about 13.6 million cases of illness over the last six years, according to new estimates from researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Full story
Morgan Stanley is moving a hedge fund meeting out of China after a new drug resistant bird flu strain causes 36 deaths, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
The lethal influenza strain called bird flu is spreading in parts of China. NBC News' Erika Edwards reports.
A look at how a bird flu outbreak in China could impact Yum Brands, which includes KFC. Is the downturn a buying opportunity or has the bird flu make the stock sick?
Sanofi CEO Chris Viehbacher shares his opinion on how China has handled recent bird flu concerns and what impact President Obama's budget might have on pharmaceuticals.
The CDC is developing a vaccine for a new strain of bird flu that has already killed at least five people in China. So far, the strain, known as H7N9, has not shown evidence that it can be passed person-to-person.
Cold and flu products are pictured on shelving during a private cocktail event celebrating the grand opening of drugstore chain Walgreens newest flagship store, and 8,000th store nationwide, on the famous corner of Sunset & Vine in Hollywood, California November 30, 2012. REUTERS/Fred Prouser
File photo of Professor Angus Nicoll answering questions concerning swine flu at a news conference at the European Center for Disease Control in Stockholm April 29, 2009. REUTERS/SCANPIX/Jonas Ekstromer
Six patients who have recovered from the H7N9 strain of bird flu pose for photographs with doctors and nurses before being discharged from hospital in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province April 27, 2013. The spread of the virus has killed 23 people in China. REUTERS/China Daily (CHINA - Tags: HEALTH) CHINA
A breeder, whose business has been affected by the H7N9 bird flu virus, walks his ducks along a road in Changzhou county, Shandong province, April 24, 2013. A dropoff in Chinese demand for soybeans used to feed poultry and livestock could last for months, as consumers lose their appetite for poultry