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A poultry vendor hands over a live chicken to a customer in downtown... News PhotoCity,Customer,Downtown District,Epidemic,Hand,Hanoi,Healthcare And Medicine,Hen,Horizontal,Salesman,Vendor,VietnamPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA poultry vendor hands over a live chicken to a customer (L) in downtown Hanoi on May 8, 2013. Live poultry markets can act as hotbeds for H5N1 bird flu, but simple measures such as disinfecting trucks, equipment and market space could help stop the virus from spreading, according to researchers. A team of French, British and Vietnamese researchers interviewed vendors at live bird markets in northern Vietnam and tracked how outbreaks could move as if via social network, even into remote areas. AFP PHOTO/HOANG DINH Nam (Photo credit should read HOANG DINH NAM/AFP/Getty Images)