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The Genetic Lineage of H1N1

The current swine flu virus bears the same two identifying markers (H1 and N1) as the 1918 Spanish influenza virus but is genetically unique.

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Mexico's Health Chief Receives Plaudits
Article | MEXICO CITY -- The face of the flu outbreak in Mexico is all bushy eyebrows and droopy mustache, and it speaks in tones deeply somber but not quite funereal. The face belongs to a previously obscure gastroenterologist named José Ángel Córdova, the health secretary, who is now the second most...

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