Denmark: H1N1 Detected in Pigs Source: World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) (dated 11/01/2010) Information received on 09/01/2010 from Dr Jan Mousing, Chief Veterinary Officer, Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries, Soborg, Denmark Summary Report type Immediate notification Start date 04/01/2010 Date of first confirmation of the event 09/01/2010 Report date 09/01/2010 Date submitted to OIE 09/01/2010 Reason for notification Emerging disease Morbidity 30 % Mortality 0.1 % Zoonotic impact Refer to OIE guidance/opinion Causal agent Pandemic influenza A/H1N1 virus New outbreaks Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 2 Location(s) • East (Jystrup, Ringsted; Tølløse, Holbæk) Total animals affected Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered Swine 6600 950 ** 3 0 0 Outbreak statistics Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost* Swine ** ** ** ** * Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter ** Not calculated because of missing information Epidemiology Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection • Unknown or inconclusive Control measures Measures applied • Quarantine • No vaccination • No treatment of affected animals Measures to be applied • No other measures Diagnostic test results Laboratory name and type National Veterinary Laboratory (National laboratory) Tests and results Species Test Test date Result Swine real-time PCR 09/01/2010 Positive Future Reporting The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.