Avian influenza situation in Indonesia : update
The Ministry of Health of Indonesia has announced a new case of human infection of H5N1 avian influenza. A 34-year-old female from Tangerang District, Banten Province developed symptoms on Fri 2 Jul 2010, was hospitalized on 4 Jul 2010 and died on 7 Jul 20010. Laboratory tests were positive for H5N1 virus infection. Investigations into the source of her infection are ongoing.

Of the 168 cases confirmed to date in Indonesia, 139 have been fatal.