Your birth year predicts your odds if flu pandemic were to strike -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Your birth year predicts your odds if flu pandemic were to strike

11/14/2016

Photo: model of a flu virus; Copyright: National Institutes of Health

3-D print of an influenza virus. In this study, Worobey and his collaborators show that the type of flu virus we first are exposed to as children determines which types we are protected from for the rest of our lives; © National Institutes of Health