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France detects first case of bird flu

France has detected its first case of bird flu on a duck found in eastern France, although it was not yet clear the fowl was carrying the deadly H5N1 strain transmissible to humans, the farm ministry said on Friday. “The test showed the H5 virus was present and had strong similarities with the H5N1 Asian influenza,” it said. Further tests were being conducted on the wild duck, which was found dead on Monday near Lyon in a region famous for the quality of its chickens. Full Story

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