Swine Flu is a virus that infects people, birds, pigs and other animals such as ferrets. Swine flu, or swine influenza, is a form of the virus that normally infects pigs. This article provides links to Maps outlining the worldwide spread of Swine Flu in 2009.
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Swine flu is tracked on Google Maps
Swine influenza – swine flu – refers to influenza caused by any strain of the influenza virus endemic in pigs. Strains endemic in swine are called swine influenza virus or SIV.
Swine Flu Symptoms
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Bloomberg published a useful article about swine flu –
Q: What is swine flu? A: Influenza is a virus that infects people, birds, pigs and other animals such as ferrets. Swine flu, or swine influenza, is a form of the virus that normally infects pigs. There are many forms of flu, and the different varieties have the ability to exchange genes with one another. The form of flu that originated in Mexico is a genetic mixture of viruses that have been seen in pigs, birds and people. (Visit Bloomberg article for more info).
Swine flu is tracked on Google Maps. One is updated by Dr. Henry Niman- visit http://flutracker.rhizalabs.com/
and the other by a computer scientist in UK – visit 2009 H1N1 Flu Outbreak Map
Both swine flu maps sems to be updated frequently.
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The review "Flutracker.rhizalabs.com – Swine Flu Maps" was last updated on 30/04/2009.