Category Archives: Indonesia H5N1

Indonesia: 35 y.o. woman may have H5N1

Indonesian press is reporting another suspected human infection of H5N1. From the Jakarta Post: Woman treated for suspected bird flu JAKARTA: A 35-year-old West Javanese woman is being treated at the Gunung Jati Hospital in Cirebon for suspected bird flu, … Continue reading

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Indonesia: Suspected H5N1 death

The Jakarta Post is reporting the death of a suspected H5N1 victim. Woman allegedly dies of bird flu in East Jakarta A 43-year-old woman suspected of being infected with the bird flu virus died Saturday morning, only hours after being … Continue reading

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Supari against an unfair global system

Indonesia’s health minister Siti Fadilah Supari has been seen as a brave heroine for withholding viral samples of H5N1 from WHO and the world’s influenza researchers.  She views the system of providing samples while receiving little or nothing in return … Continue reading

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