Professor Marcel Klaassen via Deakin Research Communications: The role of migrants in avian influenza dynamics

Marcel KlaassenMigratory birds may not be the culprits they were once thought to be when it comes to spreading infectious diseases, including avian influenza, around the world. A new study shows while migrants can have high levels of infection, it is usually because they have caught a local strain for which they have little resistance. Read the full interview HERE.