Monday, October 17, 2005

Bird flu expected to spread from Asia

By EMMA ROSS
AP MEDICAL WRITER

LONDON -- Bird flu can be expected to spread to other countries, but the biggest threat of it mutating into a human virus that could kill millions across the world remains in Asia, the World Health Organization said Monday.

Tests on birds from Romania confirmed the arrival of bird flu in Europe on Saturday, two days after it was verified on Europe's doorstep in the Asian part of Turkey. MORE..

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