BEIJING, May 6 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese mainland confirmed
another two cases of H7N9 infection last week, bringing the total
to 129, according to official statistics released on Monday.
From 4 p.m. on May 1 to 4 p.m. on May 6, two people, both found
in southeast China's coastal Fujian Province, were confirmed to
have been infected with the new type of bird flu, according to the
National Health and Family Planning Commission.
Among the total number of infected persons, 31 have died so far,
with 42 recovered.
The commission added that China's confirmed H7N9 cases are
isolated and there has been no sign of human-to-human transmission.