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WHO concerned that new H5N1 influenza research could undermine the 2011 Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Framework

Friday, December 30th, 2011 | Permalink

30 December 2011 — WHO takes note that studies undertaken by several institutions on whether changes in the H5N1 influenza virus can make it more transmissible between humans have raised concern about the possible risks and misuses associated with this research. WHO is also deeply concerned about the potential negative consequences. However, WHO also notes that studies conducted under appropriate conditions must continue to take place so that critical scientific knowledge needed to reduce the risks posed by the H5N1 virus continues to increase.

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WHO concerned that new H5N1 influenza research could undermine the 2011 Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Framework

SD Calendar Upcoming Events – International Institute for …

Saturday, December 2nd, 2006 | Permalink

Web site: http ://www.cbd. int /doc/?meeting=WSSPNE-01 … The Special high-level meeting of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) with the Bretton Woods Institutions ( International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank), the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the United Nations Conference …. Full proposals from Multilateral Implementing Entities (MIEs) will be reviewed from Colombia, Ghana and Papua New Guinea, and concept notes from Belize, Cambodia and Lebanon.

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