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Rice University scientists have found a way to predict rapidly whether a new strain of the influenza virus should be included in the annual seasonal flu vaccine.
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- With flu season just around the corner, Kmart announces that its 2010 annual walk-in flu clinics are now open through Nov. 15.
In London, Robert Webster, Ph.D., delivers the 2010 Leeuwenhoek Lecture to the world's oldest scientific academy, in recognition to his contributions to the field of virology MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Acclaimed virologist Robert Webster, Ph.D., of St.
St Jude Children's Research Hospital staff helps investigators gauge the lingering impact of the 1976 vaccine.
Scientists have discovered for the first time that antibodies in common eggs laid by hens vaccinated against the H5N1 virus can potentially prevent a possible H5N1 pandemic, raising the possibility that the same principle could be applied to the current H1N1 influenza pandemic.
LONDON, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The most recent BioRadar(TM) (FluForecast(TM)) analysis of the virus genomes of both H5N1, known for high lethality, and H1N1, known for high infectivity, indicates that the Replikin Counts(TM) of both strains are rising.
A University of Alberta-led research team has discovered an influenza detector gene that could potentially prevent the transmission of the virus to humans
It's not too late to be vaccinated against the seasonal and H1N1 influenza viruses, say experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
Influenza viruses evade infection-fighting antibodies by constantly changing the shape of their major surface protein.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.