H5N1, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region, 1997
: Highly pathogenicavian influenza A (H5N1) infections occurred in both poultry andhumans. This wasthe first time an avian influenza A virus directly transmitted from birds to humans.
H9N2, China and Hong Kong, 1999:
Low pathogenic avian influenza A (H9N2)virus infection was confirmed.
H7N2, Virginia, 2002
: one person was found to have serologic evidence ofinfection with H7N2.
H7N7, Netherlands, 2003
: 89 people were confirmed to have H7N7 influenzavirus infection associated with this poultry outbreak. These cases occurred mostlyamong poultry workers.
H7N3, Canada, 2004
: human infections of highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H7N3) among poultry workers were found.
H5N1, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam, 2005
H5N1, Azerbaijan, Cambodia, China, Djibouti, Egypt, Indonesia, Iraq,Thailand, Turkey, 2006
H5N1, India, Bangladesh,2007