Swine Flu

India, U.S. researchers clash over swine flu strain mutation


NEW DELHI India has disputed U.S. scientists' findings that the deadly swine flu virus has acquired more virulent mutations in the South Asian country and rejected their concerns over how authorities are monitoring an outbreak of the disease.

Scientists retract narcolepsy study linked to GSK vaccine

LONDON (Scientists who believed they had started to decipher links between a GlaxoSmithKline H1N1 pandemic flu vaccine and the sleep disorder narcolepsy have retracted a study after saying they cannot replicate their findings.

Science, Health 07 Aug 2014

Roche-backed study finds Tamiflu saved lives in flu pandemic

LONDON Using Roche's medicine Tamiflu saved lives during the H1N1 swine flu pandemic four years ago, according to a new scientific study published on Wednesday.

Health, 19 Mar 2014