Explanatory Story: Picking the Annual Flu Vaccine

Flu Vaccine Less effective Than Previously Believed

How do scientists choose which vaccine to use for the flu that year?

CDC: Selecting the Flu Vaccine

Washington Post: Why Scientists Guessed Wrong This Year

Developing the Flu Vaccine


More Resources

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/840557

http://www.cdc.gov/flu/news/updated-vaccine-effectiveness-2014-15.htm

http://www.who.int/influenza/surveillance_monitoring/en/

http://www.virology.ws/2009/12/10/influenza-virus-growth-in-eggs/

http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2015/01/02/this-years-flu-vaccines-less-effective-due-to-virus-mutation/


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