Seasonal Influenza: The challenges of vaccine strain selection
New measures of influenza virus fitness could improve vaccine strain selection through more accurate forecasts of the evolution of the virus.
For more about the context of our forecasting efforts, check out the excellent insight article written by
Fogarty at NIH
New publication in
co-authored by Fogarty scientists Drs Amanda C Perofsky & Martha I Nelson: "Seasonal influenza: The challenges of vaccine strain selection" #NIH #GlobalHealth #flu #research
Glad to see this out along with a nice Magazine perspective. "Integrating genotypes and phenotypes improves long-term forecasts of seasonal influenza A/H3N2 evolution" by Huddleston