Scientific advice on influenza in swine


Scientific opinion on the possible risks posed by the influenza A (H3N2v) virus for animal health and its potential spread and implications for animal and human health

Expert opinion -

Swine are an important host in influenza virus ecology since they are susceptible to infections with both avian and human influenza A viruses.



Risk assessment guidelines for infectious diseases transmitted on aircraft (RAGIDA): Influenza

Technical guidance -

This report which is part of the RAGIDA project (Risk Assessment Guidance for Infectious Diseases transmitted on Aircraft) provides viable options for decision-makers when faced with the choice of whether to contact trace air travellers and crew that were potentially exposed to infectious diseases during a flight.