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Jan. 3, 2019

Deja Flu: Revisiting Influenza 100 Years Later

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the 1918 Spanish lnfluenza outbreak, a pandemic that affected millions around the world. Over the decades, advancements in vaccine medicine have saved countless lives, but new tools are still needed to prevent the flu in vulnerable individuals and to make the vaccine more effective. Wistar hopes its new generation synthetic DNA technology will provide a future strategy for the global toolbox against flu.