In China, in Hunan province, an outbreak of H5N1 avian influenza.
Cases of human infection have not yet been recorded. Flu spreads near the epicenter of the spread of a new coronavirus which causes pneumonia, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Country.
“In China reported the outbreak of the deadly H5N1 avian influenza in Hunan province, located to the South of Hubei province, the epicenter of the rapid spread of coronavirus,” — said in the message.
The flu was recorded on a farm in Shaoyang. There 7850 chickens, of which 4500 animals died from the infection.
Not yet recorded any cases of human infection by the H5N1 virus.
In China from December 2019 are recorded cases of pneumonia caused by a novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). On the evening of February 1, the total number of confirmed cases of infection of the coronavirus 2019-nCoV in mainland China reached 14 380. Except for China, coronavirus recorded in 24 countries.