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Scrambling Eggs to Save Lives – Alternative vaccine production systems show improvements over traditional chicken egg method

Scrambling Eggs to Save Lives – Alternative vaccine production systems show improvements over traditional chicken egg method

Oct 6, 2010

In mid-2009, as a novel influenza virus swarmed across the planet with infections arising in more than seventy countries, the World Health Organization declared that a Phase 6[i] global pandemic was underway.  Derived from swine, the H1N1 influenza spreads much like seasonal flu but has an antigenic profile largely unrecognized by existing antibodies.  A year...