Antigenic and Genetic Characteristics of Zoonotic and Candidate Flu Viruses Developed for Vaccines

This summary provides a review on the zoonotic influenza virus activity and virus characterization, and describes the current status of the development of candidate vaccine viruses for pandemic preparedness purposes. Seasonal Flu SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your … Read more…

These ‘disease hunters’ developed a novel technique for tracking pandemics after 9/11, but lost funding right before COVID-19

Nearly two decades ago, when 9/11 spurred governments to invest in fighting bioterrorism, a group of disease experts figured out how to track pandemics using data from emergency rooms with a technique called ‘syndromic surveillance.’ Now, as the COVID-19 coronavirus … Read more…