Recombinant vaccines for influenza virus.

@article{Tripp2008RecombinantVF,
  title={Recombinant vaccines for influenza virus.},
  author={Ralph A Tripp and Stephen M Tompkins},
  journal={Current opinion in investigational drugs},
  year={2008},
  volume={9 8},
  pages={
          836-45
        }
}
The influenza virus causes significant morbidity and mortality annually. Vaccination is currently the most effective measure to prevent influenza-related illness, however, current vaccine technologies face annual problems with vaccine-strain matching and accelerated vaccine development programs. Moreover, vaccine efficacy is often poor in high-risk populations that include young children and the elderly. These problems would be further complicated with pandemic vaccine production where a… CONTINUE READING

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