Via Xinhua: Central China province reports H7N9 human infection. Excerpt:
An elderly man was confirmed to have been infected with the H7N9 bird flu virus on Wednesday, the Hunan Provincial Health Department said.
Surnamed Tan, the 78-year-old lives in Xinning County of Shaoyang City in central China's Hunan Province. He is receiving medical treatment in the provincial capital of Changsha.
The latest infection has brought the total number in province to 17.