. Epidemic and pandemic alert and response influenza research at the human and animal interface report of a who working group geneva, switzerland 21–22 september 2006 who/cds/epr/gip/20063. This paper investigates how differences in sunlight, as measured over several years within states and during the same calendar month, affect influenza incidence we find that sunlight strongly protects against influenza this relationship is driven by sunlight in late summer and early fall, when there are sufficient quantities of. Infections with influenza occur predominantly during a six-to-eight week period during winter keith lumbard and mark ashton describe current treatments for influenza and look at research into new vaccines and drug treatments. Influenza research and treatment is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, and clinical studies related to all aspects of influenza. We searched medline for randomised controlled trials assessing a relative reduction in influenza risk of all circulating influenza viruses during individual seasons after vaccination (efficacy) and observational studies meeting inclusion criteria (effectiveness) eligible articles were published between jan 1,. The influenzanet consortium has published a new paper on the journal of medical internet research titled: influenzanet: citizens among 10 countries collaborating to monitor influenza in europe in this paper, we describe the influenzanet participatory surveillance system and provide an overview of the results obtained.
Full-text paper (pdf): influenza a h1n1 pandemic vaccine development in india: an update influenza a h1n1 virus emerged as pandemic worldwide in 2009 and its re-emergence has taken place in india in 2013 as influenza a h1n1 is a 15+ million members 100+ million publications 700k+ research projects. In the wake of a handful of biosafety lapses at federal research facilities, the us government is temporarily halting funding for new studies aiming to give novel functions to influenza, sars, and mers viruses 0 comments image: haste caused cdc bird flu contamination. Author contributions: sjz, jjt, ajs, and seh designed research sjz, kp, meg, and sdp performed research pcw contributed new reagents/ analytic tools sjz, kk, sc, and seh analyzed data and sjz, sc, and seh wrote the paper conflict of interest statement: sjz, kp,. Detecting influenza epidemics using search engine query data jeremy ginsberg1, matthew h mohebbi1, rajan s patel1, lynnette brammer2 mark s smolinski1 & larry brilliant1 1google inc 2centers for disease control and prevention this paper was originally published in nature vol 457, 19 february 2009.
Research reveals potential key to transmission and virulence of new h7n9 influenza new article published in microbes and infection the recently emerged h7n9 influenza virus may gain its ability to transmit from bird to human, increased virulence, and drug-resistance by mutating key amino acids to make structural. Influenza viruses (depending on vaccine) that research indicates will be most common during the flu season “trivalent” flu vaccines are formulated to protect against three flu viruses, and “quadrivalent( vaccine/quadrivalenthtm)” flu vaccines protect against four flu viruses. Although targeted research to improve current vaccine antigens, platforms, and manufacturing strategies may in the short term lead to enhanced effectiveness of seasonal influenza vaccines, to achieve the ultimate objective of a universal influenza vaccine, a broad range of expertise and substantial.
Full-text paper (pdf): influenza a viruses: new research developments. Furthermore, influenza and other respiratory viruses also reported that the ird database paper (5) was the #1 cited paper in the journal in 2014 in a survey of research articles that were published in 2011 and had received nih funding, ird was the 6th most frequently acknowledged repository for. A collection of rand research on the topic of h1n1 influenza interactions between human and zoonotic populations, and changes to the environment and climate patterns jun 3, 2016 journal article journal article influenza vaccine update influenced by age and contact with children or healthcare professionals. Influenza viruses are important pathogens that can cause sporadic respiratory diseases, annual epidemics and (in case of influenza a virus) periodic pandemics thus innovative and continuous research is needed in order to better understand viral pathogenesis and genomics, body's immune response to.
We thank christin kurch for excellent technical assistance and marta zagrebelsky and ab osterhaus for comments on the paper this study was in part supported by the niedersachsen-research network on neuroinfectiology (n- rennt) of the ministry of science and culture of lower saxony (to ks and. Ecdc scientific advice on seasonal influenza vaccination of children and pregnant women technical report 4 2 background, aim, expert selection background in 2008, ecdc published an article on risk groups for seasonal influenza, ie groups who, if infected with influenza, are more likely to experience severe. The high evolutionary rate, antigenic shift and antigenic drift of influenza viruses, represents the main obstacle for correct prediction of the vaccine research note prediction of influenza vaccine effectiveness for the influenza season 2017/ 18 in the us [version 1 referees: 2 approved] slobodan. Influenza research papers discuss the infectious disease caused by the influenza virus.
Research on h5n1 viruses, including the experiments reported in these two papers (4, 5), is comparable to that which has been conducted over decades with other seasonal and pandemic influenza viruses in ferrets and other animal models the use of the ferret as an animal model for influenza transmissibility dates back. This research paper helps fill that gap by showing how effective the influenza vaccine can be at protecting young kids against serious complications from influenza infections, adds dr kwong the researchers examined nearly 10,000 ontario hospital records of children aged six months to under five years. Scientific paper 49 – an oseltamivir treatment-selected influenza a/n2 virus with a r292k mutation in the neuraminidase gene has reduced infectivity in vivo.
Our objective was to compare influenza outcomes in infants 6 months old born to women who did and did not report influenza vaccine during pregnancy ( formerly ul1rr025764), the university of utah children's health research center and the pediatric clinical and translational scholar program, and the ha and. Major article the national institute of allergy and infectious diseases (niaid) has a long-standing commitment to advancing basic and translational research on influenza to inform the development of new and improved diagnostics, therapeutics, and vaccines the niaid has made one of its highest. A mathematical model to explain the interactions between adaptive ir and iav infection is considered furthermore, in this paper we propose a roadmap for future influenza research the development of a mathematical modeling framework with a secondary bacterial coinfection, immunosenescence,.