Influenza A (H1N1) Blog

Posts Tagged ‘flu’

  1. October 10, 2009

    Vaccine against Influenza: Production

    We are in full production phase of vaccines against the Influenza A (H1N1), and some doses are already being distributed in the United States. However, if the virus was already circulating in May, why did it take so long to have the vaccine available? Understand why in this series of posts, beginning with the production [...]

  2. October 7, 2009

    Find out more about Influenza by playing games

    There is a series of well conceived online games that help to expose and to understand concepts about the flu and other diseases. Find out what some of them have to add on
    The Great Flu

    With several resources that include instructive videos and relevant and realistic information about the Influenza, the [...]

  3. September 28, 2009

    Influenza Air Transmission

    Although it is one of the most basic issues, Influenza virus transmission is still the target of much discussion. The role of contact contamination or through droplets and aerosols is considered a hot potato [1]. After a certain period without many experiments, nowadays we are aware that ferrets and guinea pigs may be infected by [...]