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CDC updates testing directives for H7N9 avian flu

UPDATED:Based on international research, the incubation time of the H7N9 avian influenza has been increased to 10 days from the previous seven days, a physician said

By Alison Hsiao  /  Staff reporter

“Local manufacturers are able to produce 800,000 masks a day, and the four major supermarket chains have only sold approximately 23,000 masks per day this month. Consumers are advised to buy masks according to their immediate needs since there is no need to stock up,” MOEA official Chen Mi-shuan (陳秘順) said.

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